Mark welcomes Mia Rabson, parliamentary bureau chief for the Winnipeg Free Press, and Joel-Denis Bellavance, parliamentary bureau chief for La Presse. Viewers are also invited to share their thoughts about the week’s political stories:
ELECTION COUNTDOWN The federal election is just over a week away and it’s now Thanksgiving weekend—the time pundits said many undecided voters would finally make up their minds. Some Canadians are taking advantage of this weekend’s advanced polls. So what are the key issues that are now influencing voters? And what should we make of the latest public opinion polls?
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.