Past Episodes

  • Wednesday May 24, 2017

    ElxnBC 20170509

    Midweek podcast: Who will lead British Columbia?

    On The House midweek podcast, the final results are in and we still don't know who will end up in charge in British Columbia. The Green Party holds the balance of power and could decide to help the Liberals or the NDP form a minority government. We speak to leader Andrew Weaver. We also talk to former chief Bill Wilson about why he added his voice to the growing chorus of critics of the national inquiry into missing and murdered indigenous women and girls.

    Posted: May 24, 2017 7:03 AM ET
    Last Updated: May 25, 2017 5:47 PM ET
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    Listen 29:25
  • Saturday May 20, 2017

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    Rona Ambrose's goodbye

    This week on The House, with just a week left before the Conservative Party picks a new leader, outgoing interim leader Rona Ambrose sits down with The House to talk about her decision to leave politics, the state of the party, and where things go from here.

    Posted: May 20, 2017 10:24 AM ET
    Last Updated: May 20, 2017 10:44 AM ET
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    Listen 49:59
  • 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

    B.C. election night composite

    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

    ElxnBC Liberal 20170503

    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