This week on The House
, Evan Solomon asks the Premier of Ontario
how she plans to approach the Rob Ford saga
, why won't Kathleen Wynne
step in right now? Meanwhile Wynne is also getting ready to fight Ottawa on issues like job training and pensions, what does she want from the Federal government? Wynne joins us with the answers.
It's been yet another chaotic week at Toronto City Hall. From admitting to buying illegal drugs to making sexually explicit comments, you never know what Rob Ford will say next. But even after all that, he's still Toronto's mayor. How much longer can Ford cling to office, even as City Council strips him of most of his powers? City councillors Gord Perks and Mike Del Grande
debate what should happen to Mayor Ford and explain why some Torontonians still support him.
The extent of the devastation in the Philippines
following Typhoon Haiyan
is shocking. The number of victims continues to rise. Canada is trying to help on several fronts. Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander
outlines Canada's efforts, and whether they can make a difference.
House panellists Chris Hall and Tasha Kheiriddin look at the Senate reference to the Supreme Court, Jim Flaherty's fall economic outlook, the looming fights between the provinces and Ottawa over skills training, and the future of Ford Nation.