The 180 | Jan 24, 2014 | 54:00

National Energy Board Speakers List || Pay for Surgery || "Right to Work"

Jim's guests discuss changes to the speakers lists at National energy Board hearings, a new program for Calgarians to get surgery in the Turks and Caicos, and controversial legislation that the opposition in Ontario says it will implement if elected.

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