Power and Politics

Power and Politics

Canada

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.

Episodes

Power Pod: Fri. April 28, 2017  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Marty, Paul, Aaron and Kady weigh in on Trump's 100 days, backlogs in the courts, Defence Minister Sajjan's backtrack, and Brian Jean's Wildrose moment.

POWER and POLITICS: Friday, April 28, 2017  

Justice ministers meet to create a strategy on fixing court delays. Plus: how should Trump be graded on his first 100 days as President?

Power Pod: Monday, April 24, 2017  

Robin MacLachlan, Rachel Curran, Susan Smith and Althia Raj on NAFTA, the Conservative leadership race and the Ontario budget.

POWER and POLITICS: Thursday, April 27, 2017  

Maxime Bernier on his future in the Conservative leadership race, the view from Mexico and Canadian business on NAFTA brinkmanship, MP Rob Oliphant on the assisted-dying law one year later, three provincial budgets, the Power Panel and more...

POWER and POLITICS: Wednesday, April 26, 2017  

Reaction to Kevin O'Leary dropping out of the Conservative leadership race from Stockwell Day and James Moore, former U.S. trade representative Michael Froman on NAFTA, the investigation into Vice-Admiral Mark Norman, the Power Panel and more...

Power Pod: Tues. April 25, 2017  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Supriya, Chad, Marty and Ian on softwood lumber, the PM on pot pardons, and...boos for Ivanka?!

POWER and POLITICS: Tuesday, April 25, 2017  

Trump slaps duties on Canadian lumber - what are Canada's next steps in a potential trade war? Natural Resources Min. Jim Carr is here, plus more softwood insiders. Then, Bill Blair discusses pot pardons and decriminalizing opioids.

Power Pod: Monday, April 24, 2017  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Brad, Tim, Rick and Josh talk softwood lumber, Ontario's basic income pilot, and an awkward moment in the B.C. debate.

POWER and POLITICS: Monday, April 24, 2017  

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr on Tuesday's U.S. decision on softwood lumber. How many Canadian jobs are at stake? As Canada readies for more trade talks with China, Wenran Jiang looks at how to balance competing trade priorities with China and U.S.

POWER and POLITICS: Friday, April 21, 2017  

Transport Minister Marc Garneau discusses concerns over Canada-U.S. trade. Lawyer Sarah Leamon on potential legal challenges to proposed impaired driving laws. Alan Lichtman on why he thinks Trump may face impeachment.

Power Pod: Friday, April 21, 2017  

Paul Wells, Marie Vastel, Kelly Cryderman and Aaron Wherry discuss Canada-U.S. trade concerns and the upcoming French presidential election.

Power Pod: Thursday, April 20, 2017  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Stock, Jason, Yolande and Robin talk Trump's attack on Canadian dairy, government name-blinding recruitment pilot, and say goodbye to Gerry Caplan.

POWER and POLITICS: Thursday, April 20, 2017  

As Trump slams Canadian dairy again, is this a trade war that could unravel the free trade agreement? Trump pollster and political consultant John McLaughlin is here. Plus: Ont. finance minister Charles Sousa on cooling down the hot housing market.

Power Pod: Wednesday, April 19, 2017  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Amanda, Tim, Ian and Kady discuss Chretien's view of U.S.-Canada trade and whether Trump's tough talk on the Canadian dairy industry is curdling our countries' relations.

POWER and POLITICS: Wednesday, April 19, 2017  

Jean Chretien reflects on navigating U.S. - Canada relations, and former Quebec premier and trade negotiator Jean Charest on next steps after Trump attacks Canadian dairy. Plus: Stephen Sestanovich on Trump's foreign policy.

POWER and POLITICS: Tuesday, April 18, 2017  

Parl. Sec (with focus on housing) and Toronto MP Adam Vaughan, and Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson, discuss how to cool down Canada's hot housing markets. Plus: fallout from Turkey's referendum, and what Trump's new executive order means for Canada.

Power Pod: Thursday, April 13, 2017  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Stockwell, Chris, Robin and Susan on new pot legislation and Trump's whiplash-inducing foreign policy shifts.

POWER and POLITICS: Friday, April 13, 2017  

Ready to roll? Health Minister Jane Philpott and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould on the federal government's bill new marijuana legislation unveiled today. Plus: more pot coverage, a blast from the past, and what to watch for in Turkey's referendum.

POWER and POLITICS: Wednesday, April 12, 2017  

Malala Yousafzai's father Ziauddin talks about his daughter's mission to empower girls through education, and Min. Monsef discusses Malala's address to Parliament.Plus: Steven Pifer on Russia/US/NATO, & a psychiatrist on concerns of marijuana age limit.

Power Pod: Tuesday, April 11, 2017  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Rick, Marty, Yolande and Kathleen debate next steps for the G7 on Russia and Syria, the judicial appointment backlog, and the fate of White House press secretary Sean Spicer after his Hitler/Assad comment

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