March 7, 2020

Monday, March 2:

Peter Van Dusen welcomes Chief Dan George (Ts’il Kaz Koh First Nation) to discuss the tentative agreement between Wet’suwet‘en hereditary chiefs and the federal and B.C. governments, and what comes next in terms of blockades and the Coastal GasLink project.

Wednesday, March 4:

Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley joins Peter Van Dusen to discuss national unity, western alienation, and her province’s economic future.

Friday, March 6:

Health Minister Patty Hajdu speaks with reporters in Montreal after meeting with McGill University researchers who are studying COVID-19 (coronavirus). She is joined by Treasury Board President Jean-Yves Duclos, Industry Minister Navdeep Bains, and Economic Development Minister Mélanie Joly.

Finance Minister Bill Morneau speaks with reporters in Toronto.


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.