National Newswatch

Podcast: Governing Through a Crisis with Anne McLellan & John Manley

Mar 30 2020 — — Host Edward Greenspon is joined by two formed Deputy Prime Ministers of Canada, the Hon. Anne McLellan and the Hon. John Manley. They provide insights from the cabinet table during 9/11—Anne was Justice Minister and John Minister of Foreign Affairs at that time—and share how this COVID-19 crisis is different. Plus what comes next? They […]

Podcast: The Economy After COVID-19 with David Dodge

Mar 30 2020 — — In the first episode of PPF’s new podcast, Edward Greenspon is joined by one of Canada’s great economists David Dodge to help us wrap our heads around the reality of the current financial situation. From 9/11 to the 2008 financial crisis, Dodge compares COVID-19 to economic shocks of the past and helps us re-imagine what […]

Sunday Scrum: Andrew Scheer’s resignation and what happens next

Dec 15 2019 — — CBC News Network’s Sunday Scrum panel is your destination for frank discussion and analysis of the week’s big Canadian political stories. This week, Natasha Fatah and the panel dive into Andrew Scheer’s surprise resignation and the search for a new Conservative leader. The panel also tackles the latest on Alberta Premier Jason Kenney’s campaign to […]

Group of premiers band together to develop nuclear reactor technology

Dec 1 2019 — — The premiers of Ontario, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick have committed to collaborate on developing nuclear reactor technology in Canada. Doug Ford, Scott Moe and Blaine Higgs made the announcement and signed a memorandum of understanding on Sunday in advance of a meeting of all the premiers. They will be working on the research, development and […]