November 6, 2011

The Week with Mark Sutcliffe

November 6, 2011

This Sunday, Mark welcomes two veteran political journalists to discuss the week in national politics. Viewers are also welcome to contribute their thoughts about the big stories of the week.

On the program this week:

John Ibbitson, Ottawa Bureau Chief for the Globe and Mail
Ottawa Citizen columnist Susan Riley

Tune in, call in and tweet in on Sunday to talk about:
Crime Costs: CANADA’S TWO LARGEST PROVINCES SAY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SHOULD COVER COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ITS NEW OMNIBUS CRIME BILL.. Should the feds foot the bill?

Bilingualism Battle: LIBERAL MPs BOYCOTT A HOUSE VOTE APPROVING A NEW UNILINGUAL AUDITOR-GENERAL. Should officers of Parliament be required to speak both official languages?

Political Pork?: TONY CLEMENT DEFENDS CONTROVERSIAL INFRASTRUCTUE SPENDING IN HIS HOME RIDING . Did the cabinet minister adequately explain his role in the G-8 Legacy Fund ?

Debt Discussions: AMID FEARS OVER A EUROPEAN FINANCIAL MELTDOWN, THE PRIME MINISTER MEETS WITH OTHER WORLD LEADERS IN FRANCE: Is this crisis being well-managed?

Anything Else: WHAT ARE THE NATIONAL POLITICAL STORIES THAT MATTER MOST TO YOU THIS WEEK?

About

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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.