Emily Haws

Associate Producer, Power and Politics

Emily Haws is an associate producer with Power and Politics and is based at CBC's Parliamentary Bureau. She previously worked at the Hill Times and the North Bay Nugget. She can be reached at emily.haws@cbc.ca.

Latest from Emily Haws

Estonian PM talks vaccine passports and Russian aggression

Estonia's prime minister discussed Russian military threats and Estonia’s nationwide vaccine passport initiative with Power & Politics.

'Very anxious': ICU nurse describes what it's like to treat COVID patients

Ontario is set to make a formal request to the federal government for more than 600 critical care staff to help support the province's hospitals, as ICU admissions continue to rise. It's a situation that nurse manager Clare Fielding sees far too often.

Freeland's resumé is tailor-made to be finance minister, says former PM Campbell

Chrystia Freeland's appointment as finance minister breaks down another barrier for women in politics, says former prime minister Kim Campbell, who adds that one doesn't need to come from Bay Street to be successful in the portfolio.

Not WHO's place to be skeptical of China, says international development minister

International Development Minister Karina Gould says it is not the World Health Organization's place to question China, arguing that the organization tasked with global public health is a product of its member states, who in turn should be pushing for transparency.

Charities and nonprofits struggling to stay afloat during pandemic, says Imagine Canada

The charitable sector is still struggling to stay afloat in the pandemic climate, despite having been covered by the federal wage subsidy and last week’s announcement of a dedicated $350 million fund, says a national organization representing charities.

GST credit targeting low-income Canadians impacted by COVID-19 will arrive a month early

A boost to the GST/HST credit for low-income earners that was supposed to be delivered in early May will now find its way into the hands of Canadians a month early.

Former Olympic and Paralympic athlete hopes to bring more teamwork into political arena

Lyne Bessette is the newly-elected Liberal MP for the Quebec riding of Brome-Missisquoi.

Improving the health-care system a personal battle, says rookie NDP MP

Newly elected NDP MP Heather McPherson knows better than most how Canadians benefit from the country's public health-care system.

Full transcript of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's year-end interview with Power & Politics

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sat down with CBC News Network's Power & Politics host Vassy Kapelos for a year-end interview in which the Liberal leader discussed Canada's relationship with China, trade, frustrations being expressed by Alberta and Saskatchewan, his relationship with U.S. President Donald Trump and much more.

Being an MP at 21 is 'an amazing honour and a privilege,' says Eric Melillo

Eric Melillo, the new Conservative MP for the Ontario riding of Kenora, made history in October as the youngest Conservative MP ever elected.