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The National - The Insiders: Getting to "yes Minister"May 17, 2011 | 8:41The National The Insiders: Getting to "yes Minister" Video
The National The Insiders: Getting to "yes Minister" May 17, 2011 | 8:41With a slate of federal ministers about to be named, Jaime Watt and David Herle share back room stories of the secretive cabinet selection process.
The National - The Insiders: Caucus Management 101May 26, 2011 | 7:58The National The Insiders: Caucus Management 101 Video
The National The Insiders: Caucus Management 101 May 26, 2011 | 7:58David Herle and Jaime Watt discuss the challenges of caucus management.
The National - The Insiders: Pesky ProblemsSep 20, 2011 | 10:28The National The Insiders: Pesky Problems Video
The National The Insiders: Pesky Problems Sep 20, 2011 | 10:28Political insiders Jaime Watt, David Herle and Kathleen Monk discuss how to manage unexpected political controversies like Gen. Walt Natynczyk's Challenger jet use and MP Bob Dechert's email scandal
The National - Online Extra: The InsidersOct 25, 2011 | 9:15The National Online Extra: The Insiders Video
The National Online Extra: The Insiders Oct 25, 2011 | 9:15The Insiders answer questions sent in via Twitter
The National - Handling Damaging HeadlinesNov 8, 2011 | 10:12The National Handling Damaging Headlines Video
The National Handling Damaging Headlines Nov 8, 2011 | 10:12U.S. Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain is battling sexual harassment allegations. Our Insiders discuss how political advisors handle these stories when they break.
The National - Dirty DeedsDec 6, 2011 | 11:31The National Dirty Deeds Video
The National Dirty Deeds Dec 6, 2011 | 11:31The Insiders panel takes on the issue of dirty tricks in politics - when to use them, how to use them, and when they're not dirty at all.
The National - Best and Worst of 2011Dec 20, 2011 | 18:15The National Best and Worst of 2011 Video
The National Best and Worst of 2011 Dec 20, 2011 | 18:15The Insiders panel looks back at 2011 with their picks of the best and worst political strategies of the year.
The National - The Media: Friend or Foe?Jan 17, 2012 | 9:50The National The Media: Friend or Foe? Video
The National The Media: Friend or Foe? Jan 17, 2012 | 9:50The Insiders panel explains how politicians and their handlers view the press.
The National - How to Break Bad NewsJan 31, 2012 | 9:58The National How to Break Bad News Video
The National How to Break Bad News Jan 31, 2012 | 9:58The Insiders panel provides their backroom wisdom on how to deliver bad news to voters.
The National - Relationships and PoliticsFeb 14, 2012 | 10:20The National Relationships and Politics Video
The National Relationships and Politics Feb 14, 2012 | 10:20The Insiders open up about love in the halls of power and how spouses are used on the political stage.
The National - Election TacticsFeb 28, 2012 | 10:00The National Election Tactics Video
The National Election Tactics Feb 28, 2012 | 10:00The Insiders panel explains just how far parties can go trying to move votes, without being accused of wrongdoing.
The National - Inside Leadership ConventionsMar 20, 2012 | 9:51The National Inside Leadership Conventions Video
The National Inside Leadership Conventions Mar 20, 2012 | 9:51There are few things more exciting in politics than a leadership convention ..all kinds of backroom intrigue. With the NDP set to pick a new leader, The Insiders panel explains what to expect behind the scenes.
The National - The Making of a BudgetMar 26, 2012 | 10:51The National The Making of a Budget Video
The National The Making of a Budget Mar 26, 2012 | 10:51As we head towards Thursday's federal budget, the Insiders panel explains what really happens behind closed doors as the budget is being written.
The National - Ministerial AccountabilityApr 17, 2012 | 12:09The National Ministerial Accountability Video
The National Ministerial Accountability Apr 17, 2012 | 12:09When a government minister is in trouble, what's the party to do? The Insiders discuss what it takes to get a minister fired and look at the history of ministerial accountability.
The National - The Politics of ProtestMay 8, 2012 | 11:39The National The Politics of Protest Video
The National The Politics of Protest May 8, 2012 | 11:39The Insiders panel offer their insight on the political strategies of handling protests.

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