September 18, 2011

The Week with Mark Sutcliffe

September 18, 2011

This Sunday, on our season premiere, two guests join Mark in studio for a wide-ranging discussion of the week in politics. As always, viewers are invited to join in via phone calls, emails, and social media.

On the program this week:
Ottawa Citizen columnist, Susan Riley
Author and Carleton University journalism professor, Andrew Cohen

Tune in, call in and tweet in this Sunday to talk about:

Back to Work: After months of dramatic political changes, MPs are set to return to the House of Commons on Monday. What can we expect for the fall session of Parliament?

Honey Pot?: The Conservative Party is standing by an MP caught sending flirtatious emails to a reporter from China’s state news agency. Did Bob Dechert compromise national security?

Layton’s Successor: The NDP meets in Quebec City to discuss its immediate and long-term future: How is the party’s leadership race shaping up?

Trade Tussle: Canada vows to fight the latest “Buy American” threat from south of the border: Does the government have an effective trade strategy?

Anything Else: What are the national political stories that matter most to you this week?


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Mark Sutcliffe

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.