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Power Play, a daily look at Canada’s political landscape. Recorded in Ottawa featuring all the political news and issues that matter most. Hosted by CTV’s Don Martin, the program is a must for political insiders.

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    Power Play #1395: Public vs. Private Health Care, No Deal on Tanks, Repatriating Canadians from Syria

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 20, 2023 46:54


    Dr. Brian May, Cambie Surgery Centre; Dr. Melanie Bechard, Canadian Doctors for Medicare; Maj.-Gen. (Ret'd) David Fraser, CTV News' Military Analyst; Judy Trinh, CTV News; Greg MacEachern, Proof Strategies; Garry Keller, StrategyCorp; Anne McGrath, NDP National Director; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Susan Delacourt, the Toronto Star; and Greg Weston, Searchlight Strategy Group.

    Power Play #1394: Canadians to be Repatriated from Syria & Calls to Provide Ukraine with Tanks

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 19, 2023 46:45


    Judy Trinh, CTV News; Leah West, Norman Patterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University; Richard Madan, CTV News; Siobhan Morris, CTV News; Retired General Rick Hillier, former chief of defence staff; Kathleen Wynne, former Ontario premier; Christy Clark, former B.C. premier; and Darrell Dexter, former N.S. premier.

    Power Play #1393: Canada Sending Armoured Vehicles to Ukraine & MPs Probe into McKinsey Contracts

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 19, 2023 47:03


    Yuliya Kovaliv, Ukraine's Ambassador to Canada; Siobhan Morris, CTV News; Anthony Housefather, Liberal MP; Stephanie Kusie, Conservative MP; Matthew Green, NDP MP; Bob Fife, the Globe and Mail; Carlene Variyan, Summa Strategies; Gary Mar, former Alberta MLA; and Mélanie Richer, former communications director to Jagmeet Singh.

    Power Play #1392: Minister LeBlanc on Health Care Talks, NDP's Push to Protect Public Health Care

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 17, 2023 46:43


    Dominic LeBlanc, Intergovernmental Affairs Minister; Andrew Bell, BNN Bloomberg; Jagmeet Singh, NDP Leader; Brian Gallant, former N.B. premier; Lisa Raitt, former Conservative Cabinet minister; Tom Mulcair, CTV News Political Analyst; and Robert Benzie, the Toronto Star.

    Power Play #1391: Ontario to Use Private Clinics for Surgical Backlog & Saskatchewan Premier on Health Care

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 16, 2023 46:36


    Sylvia Jones, Ontario Health Minister; Andrew Bell, BNN Bloomberg; Scott Moe, Saskatchewan Premier; Maryam Monsef, Onward; Melanie Paradis, Texture Communications; Kathleen Monk, Monk + Associates; and Laura Stone, the Globe and Mail.

    Power Play #1390: N.L. Premier on Fixing Health Care, MPs on International Trade

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2023 46:38


    Siobhan Morris, CTV News: Andrew Furey, Newfoundland and Labrador Premier; Arif Virani, Liberal MP; Heather McPherson, NDP MP; Greg MacEachern, Proof Strategies; Laryssa Waler, GT & Co.; Anne McGrath, NDP National Director; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Susan Delacourt, the Toronto Star; and Greg Weston, Searchlight Strategy Group.

    Power Play #1389: Committee Grills Transport Minister Over Holiday Travel Chaos

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 12, 2023 47:14


    Francesco Sorbara, Liberal MP; Melissa Lantsman, Conservative MP; Peter Julian, NDP MP; Joy Malbon, CTV News; David Cohen, U.S. Ambassador to Canada; Vanessa Lee, CTV News; Kathleen Wynne, former Ontario premier; Christy Clark, former B.C. premier; and Darrell Dexter, former N.S. premier.

    Power Play #1388: ‘Three Amigos Summit Wraps, U.S. Protectionism & Travel Chaos

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 11, 2023 46:48


    David MacNaughton, former Canadian ambassador to the U.S.; Brian Higgins, U.S. Congressman (D-NY); Richard Madan, CTV News; Mike Walker, CTV News; Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Joyce Napier, CTV News; Carlene Variyan, Summa Strategies; Kory Teneycke, former communications director to Stephen Harper; and Mélanie Richer, former communications director to Jagmeet Singh.

    Power Play #1387: N.S Premier on Health Care Crisis, Trudeau and Biden Meet

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2023 46:43


    Tim Houston, Nova Scotia Premier; Bruce Heyman, former U.S. ambassador to Canada; Peter MacKay, former foreign affairs minister; Scott McNeil, former N.S. premier; Lisa Raitt, former Conservative Cabinet minister; Tom Mulcair, CTV News Political Analyst; and Robert Benzie, the Toronto Star.

    Power Play #1386: Vassy's Debut Show

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 10, 2023 50:05


    Omar Alghabra, Transport Minister; Joy Malbon, CTV News; Danielle Smith, Alberta Premier; Maryam Monsef, Onward; Melanie Paradis, Texture Communications; Kathleen Monk, Monk + Associates; and Laura Stone, the Globe and Mail. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (Live Event).

    Power Play #1385: 2022 Wrap-Up & Looking Ahead to 2023

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2022 47:16


    Kira Rudik, Member of Ukrainian Parliament & Holos Party Leader; Cassidy Caron, Métis National Council; Natan Obed, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami President; Greg MacEachern, Proof Strategies; Laura Kurkimaki, Earnscliffe Strategies; Anne McGrath, NDP National Director; Nik Nanos, Nanos Research; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Susan Delacourt, the Toronto Star; and Greg Weston, Earnscliffe Strategies.

    Power Play #1384: Federal Hybrid Work Model, TikTok Security Concerns & Reflecting on CPC Leadership Race

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 15, 2022 46:40


    Mona Fortier, Treasury Board President; Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Marc Miller, Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister; Paul Bagnell, BNN Bloomberg; Stephanie Levitz, Toronto Star; Ian Bailey, The Globe and Mail; Brayden Akers, Navigator Ltd.; and Carlene Variyan, Summa Strategies.

    Power Play #1383: House Rises for Winter Break & Ambassador Kovaliv on President Zelenskyy

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 14, 2022 47:23


    Andrew Scheer, Conservative MP; Charlie Angus, NDP MP; Grand Chief Cathy Merrick, Assembly of Manitoba Grand Chiefs; Mark Holland, Government House Leader; Yuliya Kovaliv, Ukraine's Ambassador to Canada; Zi-Ann Lum, Politico; Joël-Denis Bellavance, La Presse; and Dr. Laura Sauvé, BC Children's Hospital.

    Power Play #1382: Update on Government's Response to Military Misconduct Report

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 13, 2022 46:52


    Anita Anand, Defence Minister; Maj. (Ret'd) Donna Riguidel, Survivor Perspectives Consulting Group; Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Nik Nanos, Nanos Research; Bob Fife, the Globe and Mail; Fatima Syed, The Narwhal; Dr. Michael Gardam, HealthCareCAN; and Glen McGregor, CTV News.

    Power Play #1381: Remembering MP Jim Carr, Hospitals in Crisis & Reflecting on Liberal-NDP Deal

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 12, 2022 45:34


    Glen McGregor, CTV News; Terry Duguid, Liberal MP; Dr. Alika Lafontaine, Canadian Medical Association President; Jagmeet Singh, NDP Leader; Jon Erlichman, BNN Bloomberg; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Robert Benzie, the Toronto Star; Dylan Robertson, The Canadian Press; and Bernadette Jordan, former Liberal cabinet minister.

    Power Play #1380: Premiers Calls for Boost to Federal Health Transfer & New Critical Minerals Strategy

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 47:12


    Heather Stefanson, Manitoba Premier; Cambria Harris, Morgan Harris's Daughter; Avery Haines, CTV's W5; Greg MacEachern, Proof Strategies; Melanie Paradis, Texture Communications; Anne McGrath, NDP National Director; Jonathan Wilkinson, Natural Resources Minister; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Susan Delacourt, the Toronto Star; and Greg Weston, Earnscliffe Strategies.

    Power Play #1379: RCMP Cancels Sinclair Contract over National Security Concerns

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2022 35:09


    Francesco Sorbara, Liberal MP; Michael Chong, Conservative MP; Jenny Kwan, NDP MP; Karina Gould, Families Minister; Chief Kyra Wilson, Long Plain First Nation; Tonda MacCharles, the Toronto Star; Ian Bailey, the Globe and Mail; and Tom Mulcair, CTV News Political Analyst.

    Power Play #1378: Bank of Canada Rate Hike & Equipment Contract Raises Security Concerns

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 7, 2022 47:17


    Kumutha Ramanathan, BNN Bloomberg; Randy Boissonnault, Associate Finance Minister; Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; David Cohen, U.S. Ambassador to Canada; Zi-Ann Lum, Politico; Stephanie Levitz, the Toronto Star; Randall Bartlett, Desjardins Group; Stephanie Carvin, Carleton University; and Glen McGregor, CTV News.

    Power Play #1377: Auditor General's COVID-19 Reports & Remembering École Polytechnique

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 6, 2022 47:10


    Karen Hogan, Auditor General of Canada; Nathalie Provost, PolySeSouvient; Irek Kusmierczyk, Liberal MP; Jasraj Singh Hallan, Conservative MP; Daniel Blaikie, NDP MP; Jill Macyshon, CTV News; Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Robert Fife, The Globe and Mail; Max Fawcett, National Observer; and Melanie Paradis, former director of communications for Erin O'Toole.

    Power Play #1376: Food Inflation Report, Big City Mayors' Meeting & Gun Control Legislation

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2022 47:21


    Rachel Bendayan, Liberal MP; Jasraj Singh Hallan, Conservative MP; Daniel Blaikie, NDP MP; Alex Munter Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario; Dr. Sam Wong, Canadian Paediatric Society; Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Mike Savage, Halifax Mayor; Jyoti Gondek, Calgary Mayor; Marco Mendicino, Public Safety Minister; Lawrence Greenspon, Human Rights Lawyer; Joyce Napier, CTV News; Robert Benzie, the Toronto Star; and Stuart Smyth, University of Saskatchewan.

    Power Play #1375: Premier Smith Defends Sovereignty Act, Vet's Shocking Testimony & PQ Leader Refuses Oath to Monarch

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2022 47:23


    Danielle Smith, Alberta Premier; Moezine Hasham, Hockey 4 Youth; Corporal (Ret'd) Christine Guathier, Paralympian; Greg MacEachern, Proof Strategies; Garry Keller, StrategyCorp; Anne McGrath, NDP National Director; Paul St-Pierre Plamondon, Parti Québécois Leader; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Justin Ling, freelance reporter; and Greg Weston, Earnscliffe Strategies.

    Power Play #1374: Dental Benefit Launches, MAID Concerns & Treat 8 Chief on Alberta Sovereignty Act

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2022 47:14


    Jagmeet Singh, NDP Leader; Dr. Valerie Taylor, Association of Chairs of Psychiatry in Canada; Heather Wright, CTV News; Mary Ng, International Trade Minister; Chief Allan Adam, Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation Chief; Stephanie Levitz, Toronto Star; Ian Bailey, The Globe and Mail; Tom Mulcair, CTV News Political Analyst; and Nik Nanos, Nanos Research.

    Power Play #1373: Reactions to Alberta Sovereignty Act & Canada's Aging Workforce

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 46:47


    Rachel Notley, Alberta NDP Leader; Jonathan Wilkinson, Natural Resources Minister; Seamus O'Regan, Labour Minister; Bonnie Lysyk, Ontario Auditor General; Richard Madan, CTV News; Tonda MacCharles, the Toronto Star; Zi-Ann Lum, Politico; Nik Nanos, Nanos Research; and ; Perrin Beatty, Canadian Chamber of Commerce.

    Power Play #1372: Alberta Sovereignty Act, RBC to Buy HSMC & Protests in China

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2022 72:26


    Jon Erlichman, BNN Bloomberg; Rachel Bendayan, Liberal MP; Adam Chambers, Conservative MP; Daniel Blaikie, NDP MP; Naureen Rizvi, Cheuk Kwan, Toronto Association fro Democracy in China; Genevieve Beauchemin, CTV News; Bob Fife, the Globe and Mail; Fatima Syed, The Narwhal; Louise Blais, former Canadian Ambassador to the U.N.; Max Fawcett, National Observer; and Shannon Phillips, Alberta NDP MLA. 

    Power Play #1371: Canada's Indo-Pacific Strategy & Minister Sajjan returns from Qatar

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2022 25:00


    Anita Anand, Defence Minister; Michael Chong, Conservative MP; Lindsay Mathyssen, NDP MP; and Harjit Sajjan, International Development Minister.

    Power Play #1370: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Testifies at Emergencies Act Inquiry

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2022 46:42


    Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Yasir Naqvi, Liberal MP; Larry Brock, Conservative MP; Charles Bordeleau, former Chief of Police of the Ottawa Police Service; Greg MacEachern, Proof Strategies; Yaroslav Baran, Earnscliffe Strategies; Anne McGrath, NDP National Director; Dr. Danielle Paes, Chief Pharmacist Officer, Canadian Pharmacists Association; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; and Susan Delacourt, the Toronto Star.  

    Power Play #1369: Deputy PM & Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland at Emergencies Act Inquiry

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2022 49:24


    Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Flavio Volpe, Automotive Parts Manufacturers' Association; Jonathan Wilkinson, Natural Resources Minister; Mike Savage, Halifax Mayor & Federation of Canadian Municipalities' Chair of the Big City Mayors' Caucus; Siobhan Morris, CTV News; Joyce Napier, CTV News; Stephanie Levitz, Toronto Star; and Laura Kurkimaki, Earnscliffe Strategies. Katie Telford, Brian Clow and John Brodhead, Prime Minister's Office (Live Event).

    Power Play #1368: Ministers Lametti, Anand & Alghabra at Emergencies Act Inquiry

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2022 49:23


    Glen McGregor, CTV News; Peter MacKay, former Conservative justice and defence minister; Rachel Notley, Alberta NDP Leader; Heather Wright, CTV News; Tonda MacCharles, the Toronto Star; Bob Fife, the Globe and Mail; and Solomon Friedman, criminal defence lawyer.

    Power Play #1367: Ministers Marco Mendicino & Dominic LeBlanc at Emergencies Act Inquiry

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2022 22:15


    Glen McGregor, CTV News; Charles Bordeleau, former Chief of Police of the Ottawa Police Service; and Tim Houston, Nova Scotia Premier. 

    Power Play #1366: Shortage of Kids Medication in Canada & World Cup Human Rights Concerns

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 19, 2022 46:48


    Justin Bates, Ontario Pharmacists Association; Dr. Katharine Smart, pediatrician & former Canadian Medical Association president; Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Heather Wright, CTV News; Ketty Nivyabandi, Amnesty International Canada; Greg MacEachern, Proof Strategies; Andrew Brander, Crestview Strategy; Anne McGrath, NDP National Director; Glen McGregor, CTV News; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Susan Delacourt, the Toronto Star; and Greg Weston, Earnscliffe Strategies.

    Power Play #1365: Canada-China Relations, Mask Recommendations & Supply Chains

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2022 46:47


    Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Rob Oliphant, Liberal MP; Michael Chong, Conservative MP; Daniel Blaikie, NDP MP; Genevieve Beauchemin, CTV News; Adrian Dix, B.C Health Minister; Omar Alghabra, Transport Minister; Glen McGregor, CTV News; Stephanie Levitz, Toronto Star; Ian Bailey, The Globe and Mail; and Laryssa Waler, GT & Co.

    Power Play #1364: Tense Exchange Between PM Trudeau & President Xi at G20

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2022 47:18


    Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Charles Burton, MacDonald-Laurier Institute; Witold Dzielski, Polish Ambassador to Canada; Oleg V. Stepanov, Russian Ambassador to Canada; Stephen Lecce, Ontario Education Minister; Laura Walton, CUPE Ontario School Board Council; Michael Chong, Conservative MP; Heather McPherson, NDP MP; Tonda MacCharles, the Toronto Star; Zi-Ann Lum, Politico; Ben Rowswell, the Canadian International Council; and Joshua Kutryk, Canadian astronaut.

    Power Play #1363: Reports of Alleged Russian Missiles Crossing into Poland

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2022 47:18


    Kevin Gallagher, CTV News; Maj.-Gen. (Ret'd) Denis Thompson, former NATO Task Force Commander in Kandahar; Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Dr. Alika Lafontaine, Canadian Medical Association President; Glen McGregor, CTV News; Karen Hogan, Auditor General; Ahmed Hussen, Housing Minister; Joy Malbon, CTV News; Bob Fife, the Globe and Mail; Emilie Nicolas, Le Devoir; and Guy Saint-Jacques, former Canadian Ambassador to China.

    Power Play #1362: Ontario ‘Strongly' Recommends Masking, PM at G20 Summit

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 14, 2022 47:24


    Siobhan Morris, CTV News; Dr. Michael Howlett, Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians; Dr. Earl Rubin, Montreal Children's Hospital; Ward Elcock, former CSIS director; Annie Bergeron-Oliver, CTV News; Francesco Sorbara, Liberal MP; Andrew Scheer, Conservative MP; Heather McPherson, NDP MP; Mark Holland, Government House Leader; Joyce Napier, CTV News; and Robert Benzie, Toronto Star.

    Power Play #1361: Remembrance Day Special

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2022 47:15


    Candy Greff, Canada's Silver Cross Mother; Lawrence MacAulay, Veterans Affairs Minister; Anita Anand, National Defence Minister; James Bezan, Conservative MP; Lindsay Mathyssen, NDP MP; Yuliya Kovaliv, Ukraine's Ambassador to Canada; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Susan Delacourt, the Toronto Star; and Debbie Lowther, VETS Canada.  

    Power Play #1349: Human Rights Tribunal Rejects Federal First Nations Child Welfare Agreement

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2022 28:02


    Regional Chief Cindy Woodhouse, Assembly of First Nations; Melanie Nagy, CTV News; Judy Trinh, CTV News; Chandra Pasma, Ontario NDP MPP; Stephen Blais, Ontario Liberal MPP; and Mark Sutcliffe, Ottawa Mayor-elect.  

    Power Play #1360: 'Triple Threat' of Respiratory Viruses, Toronto Mayor Asks for Financial Assistance

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2022 47:19


    Dr. Howard Njoo, Deputy Chief Public Health Officer, Public Health Agency of Canada; Heather Stefanson, Manitoba Premier; John Tory, Toronto Mayor; Joy Malbon, CTV News; Steven Guilbeault, Environment Minister; Stephanie Levitz, the Toronto Star; Emilie Nicolas, Le Devoir; and Dr. Jesse Papenburg; pediatric infectious disease specialist.  

    Power Play #1359: U.S. Midterms Results, Health Talks End Without Funding Deal

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2022 46:44


    Tom Walters, CTV News; Kirsten Hillman, Canada's Ambassador to the U.S.; Everett Hindley, Saskatchewan's Mental Health and Addictions Minister; Glen McGregor, CTV News; Zi-Ann Lum, Politico; Ian Bailey, the Globe and Mail; Guy Saint-Jacques, former Canadian Ambassador to China; and Yaroslav Baran, Earnscliffe Strategies.

    Power Play #1358: Premiers say ‘No Progress' on Canada Health Transfer Talks

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2022 49:09


    Ben Miljure, CTV News; Dr. Rose Zacharias, Ontario Medical Association; Dr. Leisha Hawker, Doctors Nova Scotia; Joy Malbon, CTV News; Richard Madan, CTV News; Tom Walters, CTV News; Chris Lewis, CTV News Public Safety Analyst; Bill Fortier, CTV News; Joyce Napier, CTV News; Bob Fife, the Globe and Mail; and Yves Giroux, Parliamentary Budget Officer. Adrian Dix, B.C. Health Minister (Live Event).

    Power Play #1357: Ontario Premier Offers to Repeal Back-To-Work Bill to End School Strike

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2022 46:42


    Mark Hancock, CUPE National President; Patrice Barnes, Parliamentary Assistant to the Ontario Education Minister; Chandra Pasma, Ontario NDP MPP; John Fraser, Interim Ontario Liberal Leader; Joy Malbon, CTV News; Richard Madan, CTV News; Tom Walters, CTV News; Robert Benzie, the Toronto Star; Fatima Syed, The Narwhal; Mitch Heimpel, Enterprise Canada; Adrian Dix, B.C. Health Minister; and Dr. Alika Lafontaine, Canadian Medical Association President

    Power Play #1356: Ontario Education Workers Go on Strike

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2022 46:45


    Candace Rennick, CUPE National Secretary-Treasurer; Seamus O'Regan, Labour Minister; Glen McGregor, CTV News; Greg MacEachern, Proof Strategies; Kate Harrison, Summa Strategies; Vsevolod Kniaziev, Ukraine's Supreme Court Chief Justice; Richard Wagner, Canada's Supreme Court Chief Justice; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Susan Delacourt, Toronto Star; and Greg Weston, Earnscliffe Strategies.

    Power Play #1355: 2022 Fall Economic Statement Special

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2022 136:36


    Jon Erlichman, BNN Bloomberg; Jasmin Guénette, Canadian Federation of Independent Business; Perrin Beatty, Canadian Chamber of Commerce; Carlene Variyan, Summa Strategies; Garry Keller, Strategy Corp; Beisan Zubi, The New Rules Consulting; Craig Alexander, Deloitte, Glen McGregor, CTV News; Jagmeet Singh, NDP Leader; Amita Kuttner, Interim Green Party Leader; Nathalie Sinclair-Desgagné, Bloc Québécois MP; Mostafa Askari, The Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy; Joyce Napier, CTV News; Chrystia Freeland, Finance Minister & Deputy Prime Minister; Jasraj Singh Hallan. Conservative MP; Stephanie Levitz, Toronto Star; Ian Bailey, The Globe and Mail; and Kelly Keehn, personal finance expert. Chrystia Freeland, Finance Minister & Deputy Prime Minister; and Pierre Poilievre, Conservative Leader (Live Event).

    Power Play #1354: Freedom Convoy Organizers Testify at Emergencies Act Inquiry

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2022 46:45


    Judy Trinh, CTV News; Murray Faulkner, retired London police chief; Chris Lewis, CTV Public Safety Analyst; Siobhan Morris, CTV News; Adrian Dix, B.C. Health Minister; Robert Fife, The Globe and Mail; Emilie Nicolas, Le Devoir; and Joel Sandaluk, immigration lawyer.

    Power Play #1353: Ontario's Back-to-Work Bill for Possible Education Workers' Strike

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2022 46:55


    Stephen Lecce, Ontario Education Minister; Laur Walton, CUPE Ontario School Board Council; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Peter Fragiskatos, Liberal MP; Adam Chambers, Conservative MP; Daniel Blaikie, NDP MP; Robert Benzie, the Toronto Star; Lisa Raitt, former Conservative cabinet minister; and Nik Nanos, Nanos Research.

    Power Play #1352: Former Ottawa Police Chief Testifies at Emergencies Act Inquiry

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2022 46:44


    Judy Trinh, CTV News; Ward Elcock, former CSIS director; Charles Bordeleau, former Chief of Police of the Ottawa Police Service; Tom Walters, CTV News; Greg MacEachern, Proof Strategies; Adrienne Batra, The Toronto Sun; Kim Wright, Wright Strategies; Ari Goldkind, legal analyst; Rachel Aiello, CTV News; Susan Delacourt, the Toronto Star; and Greg Weston, Earnscliffe Strategies.

    Power Play #1351: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Ottawa, Canada's Mission in Haiti

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2022 49:17


    Kevin Gallagher, CTV News; Bruce Heyman, former U.S. ambassador to Canada; Rob Oliphant, Foreign Affairs Parliamentary Secretary; Véronique Beaulieu-Fowler, Food Banks of Quebec; Arianna Scott, Food Banks Alberta; Stephanie Levitz, the Toronto Star; Ian Bailey, the Globe and Mail; and Scotty Greenwood, Canadian American Business Council. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau & U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken (Live Event).

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