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Power and Politics

Get daily access to the movers and shakers when we interview the country's most influential figures, from politicians to writers to leaders from all parts of the country.

  • 39:05
    Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau and former Canadian ambassador to China Guy Saint-Jacques discuss China's move to stop buying Canadian canola seeds. The Washington Post's Aaron Blake on the conclusion of Mueller's Russia probe.
    Mar 22, 2019
  • 01:03:48
    MPs take a break from a marathon voting session to debate parliamentary privilege after Jane Philpott, and a former House of Commons law clerk weighs in. Plus: Doug Ford's government tweaks its controversial autism program changes.
    Mar 21, 2019
  • 52:22
    MPs debate the SNC-Lavalin affair and budget 2019. The Power Panel discusses Celina Caesar-Chavannes' departure from caucus, the Conservatives' plan to force a marathon vote in the House and remarks made by SNC-Lavalin CEO Neil Bruce.
    Mar 20, 2019
  • 01:00:18
    Finance Min. Bill Morneau delivers his final budget before the election. P&P brings you all the details, analysis and reaction from players, stakeholders and pundits.
    Mar 19, 2019
  • 01:03:57
    MPs debate Wernick's departure before communications strategist Jennifer Stewart weighs in on how it will affect the ongoing SNC-Lavalin controversy. Plus, Alberta MLA Derek Fildebrandt discusses the ongoing allegations swirling around Jason Kenney's UCP leadership campaign. Then Janet Brown, Allison Dempster and Graham Thomson dig into how the allegations could impact Kenney in the upcoming election.
    Mar 18, 2019
  • 56:24
    P&P speaks to Parliamentary Secretary to the Justice Minister Arif Virani, Quebec Imam Hassan Guillet, former CSIS analyst Jessica Davis and Amy Tisdale, New Zealand's acting High Commissioner to Canada.
    Mar 15, 2019
  • 46:45
    Should economic interests factor into decisions over deferred prosecution? Civil law professor Jennifer Quaid weighs in. The Power Panel discusses rumours that Brian Jean is returning to politics. Plus Ontario promises to use every tool to fight the federal carbon tax.
    Mar 14, 2019
  • 56:23
    Transport Minister Marc Garneau on why the government is grounding Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 jets. Plus, Liberals on the justice committee shutdown an emergency committee meeting on SNC-Lavalin; MPs debate. And NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh discusses the SNC-Lavalin affair and his party's priorities ahead of next week's budget.
    Mar 13, 2019
  • 51:43
    A number of countries around the world are either grounding or banning Boeing's 737 Max 8 jets from the country's air space following the crash in Ethiopia over the weekend. But Canada's Transport Minister says Ottawa has no plans to keep them out of the skies. Plus Ontario PC government is planning to ban cellphones from classrooms.
    Mar 12, 2019
  • 47:35
    The NDP's deputy leader Alexandre Boulerice on his party's Quebec-specific strategy. Plus: the OECD voices concerns over SNC-Lavalin, and the NYT's Venezuela reporter updates P&P on the blackout currently blanketing the country.
    Mar 11, 2019
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