November 9, 2019

PrimeTime Politics This Week

November 9, 2019

Monday, November 4:

Elizabeth May speaks with reporters in Ottawa about her decision to step down as leader of the Green Party of Canada.

Wednesday, November 6:

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer speaks with reporters in Ottawa after the party’s first post-election caucus meeting.

Thursday, November 7:

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with reporters as the Liberal caucus holds an informal gathering in Ottawa for the first time since the October 21 election.

Prince Edward Island Premier Dennis King discusses his meeting on Parliament Hill with the prime minister.

Friday, November 8:

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister speaks with reporters in Ottawa following his meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Martin Stringer is joined by journalists Bob Fife (The Globe and Mail), Heather Scoffield (Toronto Star) and Joël-Denis Bellavance (La Presse) for a look back at the week in politics.


Peter Van Dusen

Peter Van Dusen

Peter is one of the most well-known political journalists in Canada, a distinctive and popular personality with close to four decades as both reporter and anchor. He joined CPAC in 2001, where he began his continuing stint as host of PrimeTime Politics, CPAC’s nightly political round-up. He also serves as the network’s Executive Producer, ensuring quality coverage of Canadian politics through a variety of platforms.

Prior to joining CPAC, Peter spent seven years with CTV Ottawa and 11 years with the city’s CBC affiliate.

Martin Stringer

Martin Stringer

Having covered the Canadian political scene for more than 25 years, Martin is as politically astute as he is savvy. He joined CPAC in 1996 and has covered leadership races, political conventions and federal elections, serving as PrimeTime Politics’ Hill correspondent daily and host of the show’s Friday edition. Martin began his career as a reporter for CBC Radio in Quebec City and also worked for seven years as national and international producer for CBC Radio’s flagship show, As It Happens.