Past Episodes

  • Wednesday May 17, 2017

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    Midweek podcast: Trouble with the force

    On The House midweek, podcast, we look at a series of reports critical of the RCMP with CBC senior reporter Alison Crawford. Then, we talk to the author of one of those reports, Auditor General Michael Ferguson.

    Posted: May 17, 2017 8:05 PM ET
    Last Updated: May 17, 2017 4:32 PM ET
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    Listen 26:49
  • Saturday May 13, 2017

    Infrastructure Spending 20170201

    Is the infrastructure bank a solution or a problem?

    This week on The House, Infrastructure Minister Amarjeet Sohi explains how and why his government is going about creating a controversial $35 billion infrastructure bank. Then, former U.S. trade representative Michael Froman joins us to discuss the confirmation of his successor, and what it means for the upcoming renegotiation of NAFTA.

    Posted: May 13, 2017 10:45 AM ET
    Last Updated: May 13, 2017 5:25 AM ET
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    Listen 50:00
  • Wednesday May 10, 2017

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    Midweek podcast: B.C.'s Minority Report

    On The House midweek podcast, Chris Hall looks at the national implications of British Columbia's stunning election results. As things currently stand, the province could be run by a minority government for the first time in decades. What could that mean for several key files, including energy?

    Posted: May 10, 2017 7:45 AM ET
    Last Updated: May 10, 2017 4:51 PM ET
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    Listen 44:52
  • Saturday May 06, 2017

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    B.C.'s choice: The House goes to British Columbia

    British Columbians are heading to the polls next week. Will the 16-year Liberal dynasty continue? Will the NDP manage to avoid a repeat of their 2013 election collapse? This week, The House is British Columbia to take the pulse of the campaign and look at critical national issues such as the economy, energy development, housing and the opioid crisis, that have been in the spotlight in this province. Chris Hall talks to B.C. Liberal leader Christy Clark, NDP leader John Horgan, Green Party leader Andrew Weaver, and Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson.

    Posted: May 06, 2017 11:51 PM ET
    Last Updated: May 06, 2017 5:00 AM ET
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    Listen 49:59
  • Wednesday May 03, 2017

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    Midweek podcast: British Columbia election primer

    This week on The House's midweek podcast, with less than a week to go before B.C.'s election, we get the lay of the land with Angus Reid Institute executive director Shachi Kurl and we dig into the NDP and Liberal split on piplelines with former NDP MLA turned trades head Tom Sigurdson.

    Posted: May 03, 2017 3:59 PM ET
    Last Updated: May 03, 2017 6:56 PM ET
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    Listen 38:17
  • Saturday April 29, 2017

    BC Softwood 20170425

    Trump's first trade punch and what it could mean for NAFTA renegotiations

    This week on The House, what will be the impact of Donald Trump's decision to impose new duties on softwood lumber from Canada? What does Canada plan to do in response? And what does it say about where trade talks between the U.S. and Canada are heading? Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr joins us. We also talk to the head of the Canada Institute at the Wilson Center, Laura Dawson, and former Canadian ambassador to Washington, Raymond Chr├ętien.

    Posted: Apr 29, 2017 9:04 AM ET
    Last Updated: Apr 29, 2017 8:45 AM ET
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    Listen 49:59