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 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.