February 1, 2020

PrimeTime Politics This Week

February 1, 2020

Monday, January 27:

Conservative commentators Kate Harrison, Jason Lietaer, and Sara MacIntyre weigh in on the leadership race.

Thursday, January 30:

Peter Van Dusen has the latest details on coronavirus in Canada as the WHO declares a global emergency. We welcome MPs for more debate.

Friday, January 31:

Martin Stringer welcomes Dr. Susy Hota (Toronto General Hospital Research Institute) for more on coronavirus.

Journalists Alex Ballingall (Toronto Star), Bob Fife (The Globe and Mail), and Mia Rabson (The Canadian Press) review the week’s top stories.

About

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.