On the program: constitutional specialist Carissima Mathen on the BC government’s reference case on oil transport across its territory and the Saskatchewan government’s challenge to the federal government’s carbon tax. Also, a look at the summit of the two Koreas and what it might mean for peace. The Institute For Research on Public Policy Research shares its recommendations on televised federal leaders’ debates. And journalists Bob Fife (The Globe & Mail) and Mia Rabson (Canadian Press) as well as the MPs panel look at: cross-border migrants and pipelines.
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.