November 27, 2011

The Week with Mark Sutcliffe

November 27, 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:

Louise Elliot, parliamentary correspondent, CBC Radio News
National Post columnist John Ivison

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

Auditor General’s Report: The fall report reveals inefficiencies in several government departments. How can effectiveness of government programs be ensured?

New Iran Sanctions: Canada, Britain and the United States announce new sanctions against Iran. Does Will this move help stem Tehran’s move to develop its nuclear program?

Health Care Accord: The federal government formally begins talks with the provinces on a new health care accord. Will Ottawa and the provinces be able agree on a funding formula for the country’s health care system?

Polygamy Ruling: A B.C. court upholds Canada’s anti-polygamy law as constitutional. Will the ruling lead to the prohibition of polygamy in Canada?

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.