February 15, 2020

PrimeTime Politics This Week

February 15, 2020

Friday, February 14:

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with reporters as he concludes his visit to Munich, Germany, where he attended the annual Munich Security Conference.

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer speaks with reporters on Parliament Hill about the ongoing protests in support of the Wet’suwet’en Nation, whose hereditary chiefs oppose the construction of the Coastal GasLink pipeline that crosses their traditional territory in northern B.C.

Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau holds a news conference with his provincial and territorial counterparts following their full-day meeting in Toronto.

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.