This Sunday, on our first program of 2011, three political observers join Mark to discuss the big stories of the week in politics. As always, we’d like to hear from you via phone or email. On the program this week:
National Post columnist Tasha Kheiriddin
James Travers, national affairs columnist for the Toronto Star
Louise Elliott, Parliamentary reporter for CBC Radio News
Tune in and call in this Sunday to talk about:
Tucson Tragedy: AMERICANS MOURN – AND DEBATE THE MEANING OF – THE SHOOTINGS IN ARIZONA: Does the U.S. tragedy have political resonance in Canada?
Pre-election Posturing: LIBERALS SAY THEY’LL OPPOSE CORPORATE TAX CUTS AND THE CONSERVATIVES SAY THEY’LL SCRAP PUBLIC SUBSIDIES OF POLITICAL PARTIES: Are the battle lines of the next election taking shape?
Battle Begun?: PARTY LEADERS HIT THE ROAD: Has the campaign already begun?
Prison Plans: THE GOVERNMENT UNVEILS DETAILS OF A PRISON EXPANSION PLAN: Tough on crime or waste of money?
Anything Else: WHAT ARE THE NATIONAL POLITICAL STORIES THAT MATTER MOST TO YOU THIS WEEK?
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 The Chat Room weekday mornings on 580 CFRA in Ottawa, writes two weekly columns in the Ottawa Citizen 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 Why I Run and was formerly Executive Editor of the Citizen.