This Sunday, three political observers join Mark Sutcliffe to analyse the week’s political headlines. And as always, he welcomes your calls. On the program this week:
John Ibbitson, Ottawa Bureau Chief for the Globe and Mail
Jennifer Ditchburn, Parliamentary reporter for the Canadian Press
Author and journalist Andrew Cohen, president of the Historica-Dominion Institute
Tune in and call in this Sunday to talk about:
State Secrets : Wikileaks’ revelations do not spare Canada: What kind of damage have the diplomatic disclosures done in this country?
Refugee Regulation: The Liberals say they will not back the government’s human smuggling bill: Is there a better way to target smuggling without hurting legitimate refugees?
Rookie Recruits: The Conservatives and Liberals welcome their successful star candidates to Ottawa: How will Julian Fantino’s by-election victory figure into a widely expected cabinet shuffle?
Prostitution Provisions: The federal government stands firm in its plans to appeal an Ontario court’s decision striking down key prostitution laws: Should the government be engaging in this fight?
A broadcaster, writer and entrepreneur, Mark joined CPAC in the Fall of 2009 to host The Week – a Sunday morning, national phone-in on the week in politics. He also hosts Ottawa Today, weekday mornings on 1310 NEWS, in Ottawa, and is the CEO of Great River Media. A marathon runner and volunteer, Mark is also the founder of iRun magazine and the author of Long Road to Boston. He was inducted into the Order of Ottawa in 2016.