Nov 30, 2013 | 1:10:29The House Senator Brazeau wishes RCMP would charge him Audio
The House Senator Brazeau wishes RCMP would charge him Nov 30, 2013 | 1:10:29This week on The House, Senator Patrick Brazeau talks about the ongoing Senate scandal. Veterans advocate Sean Bruyea discusses the support for soldiers suffering from PTSD. Then, reporter Glenn Greenwald is on about the latest explosive spying allegation
Jan 19, 2013 | 20:29The House Social Finance explained Audio
The House Social Finance explained Jan 19, 2013 | 20:29The CBC's Neil Sandell explains what "social finance" is, and where the concept comes from in Canada. Then, Human resources and Skills Development Minister, Diane Finley, explains how the federal government wants to use social finance to tackle certain social issues.
Feb 2, 2013 | 51:43The House PBO warns that the system is broken Audio
The House PBO warns that the system is broken Feb 2, 2013 | 51:43This week on The House, Evan Solomon talks with the Parliamentary Budget Officer, Kevin Page, about the end of his term, and his relationship with the federal government. Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi has been a critic of the governments promotion of the Keystone XL pipeline, he stops by to tell us why. Then, the Executive Director of the Sierra Club of Canada, John Bennett, tells us why civil disobedience may be an option for opposing any new pipeline project, and Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver gives us some government reaction to both of them. Finally, Toronto Star reporter Tonda McCharles and National Post columnist John Ivison look at Parliament's return.
Mar 2, 2013 | 59:54The House PBO warns government shipbuilding costs are off the mark Audio
The House PBO warns government shipbuilding costs are off the mark Mar 2, 2013 | 59:54This week on The House, Evan Solomon sits down with Canada's Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin Page to discuss his latest report on the purchase of joint support ships. Why did Page conclude that the government's estimated costs are off the mark? We also get reaction to Page's report from the Parliamentary Secretary to the President of the Treasury Board, Andrew Saxton. Former Conservative senator Michael Fortier joins us to talk about why he believes the Senate is useless, and what he thinks should happen to it. MP Claude Patry started the week in the NDP caucus, and end it as a member of the Bloc Quebecois. CBC political blogger Kady O'Malley talks about the politics of floor-crossing.
Jun 15, 2013 | 48:29The House Tkachuk defends his committee's work Audio
The House Tkachuk defends his committee's work Jun 15, 2013 | 48:29This week on The House, Senator David Tkachuk on the Senate expenses scandal. And Shawn Atleo, National Chief of the AFN criticizes Ottawa's approach to First Nations issues, and the Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt responds.
Jun 28, 2013 | 17:39The House Nelson Mandela - House Addition Audio
The House Nelson Mandela - House Addition Jun 28, 2013 | 17:39With Nelson Mandela remaining in serious but stable condition in hospital, Evan Solomon speaks to Gerry Caplan, who wrote extensively about apartheid, and to Paul Heinbecker, the former Canadian ambassador to the United Nations and chief foreign policy ad
Oct 19, 2013 | 25:06The House House Additions | CETA coverage Audio
The House House Additions | CETA coverage Oct 19, 2013 | 25:06We’ve pulled together some of our coverage of the agreement in principle on a free-trade deal between Canada and the European Union, starting with an CETA explainer, and followed by House interviews with International Trade Minister Ed Fast and Official