This Sunday, Mark Sutcliffe discusses all of the week’s big political stories with three guests in studio and with viewers across the country via phone and email.
On the program this week:
Author and Globe and Mail columnist Lawrence Martin
Ottawa Citizen columnist Susan Riley
Chris Waddell, director of the Carleton University School of Journalism and Communication
Tune in and call in this Sunday to talk about:
Middle East Unrest: The world continues to watch and react to the turmoil in Egypt: What – if anything – should be the role of the Canadian government?
Border Discussions: The prime minister heads to Washington for talks with the U.S. president: Is a new border security deal imminent?
Unlimited Usage: Under government pressure, the CRTC reviews its decision on internet billing: A victory for consumers or a case of government interfering with an arm’s-length agency?
Strange Bedfellows?: The NDP says it may support a federal budget with measures that help poor seniors: Does the government now have a blueprint to avoid an election?
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 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.