November 13, 2011

The Week with Mark Sutcliffe

November 13, 2011

This Sunday, Mark is joined by two guests to review the week in national politics. Viewers can join in via phone, email and social media. On the program this week:

Elizabeth Thompson, senior political writer for
Author and public policy consultant Bob Plamondon

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

Economic Update: In the face of global turmoil, the finance minister makes adjustments to his plans for the economy. How sheltered does Canada remain from an economic storm?

Comeback Plans: Interim liberal leader Bob Rae lays out his party’s “road map to renewal”. Does it chart a new beginning or is it a road to nowhere?

Occupation’s End?: The Occupy Movement faces backlash in many Canadian cities. How likely are the protests to continue indefinitely?

NDP Leadership: Niki Ashton becomes the ninth and youngest candidate to enter the race to succeed Jack Layton. How tight is the competition?

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.