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 and POLITICS: Wednesday, Dec. 07, 2016  

Eric Grenier has his quarterly poll report. AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde discusses pipelines. Alberta Premier Rachel Notley on selling Trans Mountain pipeline to B.C.. Immigration Minister John McCallum

Power Pod: Wednesday, Dec. 07, 2016  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Tim Murphy, Tim Powers, Althia Raj and Ian Capstick discuss Liberal fundraisers, the Conservative leadership debate and the first ministers meeting.

POWER and POLITICS: Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016  

Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney predicts'significant record of achievement' for president-elect Trump - and a Trump/Trudeau friendship. Plus: Carolyn Bennett on protecting Indigenous languages, & Power Panel on Conservative leadership debate.

Power Pod: Monday, Dec. 5, 2016  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Today's topics: the Rachel Notley "lock her up" fall-out, Trudeau's comments on political engagement.

POWER and POLITICS: Monday, Dec. 5, 2016  

MPs and Canada's former Chief Electoral Officer on the government's online electoral reform survey. Plus: Conservative leadership candidate Chris Alexander on Trump-style politics and the "lock her up" Rachel Notley chants.

Power Pod: Friday, Dec. 2, 2016  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Today's topics: Maryam Monsef's House of Commons apology, electoral reform and the First Ministers' meeting next week - with a special guest appearance by Joe Biden.

POWER and POLITICS: Friday, Dec. 2, 2016  

B.C.'s environment minister on the province's requirements for Trans Mountain to happen, Maryam Monsef's House of Commons apology, and covering Trump in the age of Twitter - two U.S. columnists weigh in on how the media should cover the president-elect.

Power Pod: Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Today's topics: electoral reform, Ontario fundraising rules, and the latest on the Conservative leadership race.

POWER and POLITICS: Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016  

Electoral reform MPs on their report's recommendations...and how they feel about the government's disappointment with their conclusions. Plus: a former senior CSIS official on the government's hostage strategy, and Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr.

POWER and POLITICS: Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016  

MPs debate the government's pipeline decisions. Eric Grenier looks at pipeline support. Liberal MP Joyce Murray on why she's disappointed with her government's decision. A Vancouver councillor weighs in on what's next for pipeline opponents.

Power Pod: Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Amanda Alvaro, Tim Powers, Ian Capstick and Althia Raj discuss pipeline approvals and the government's policy on hostages.

POWER and POLITICS: Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016  

The Power Panel weighs in on today's three big pipeline announcements. Plus: reaction from First Nations and an economist's take on the decision.

Power Pod: Monday, Nov. 28, 2016  

Power Pod: Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Today's topics: Trudeau's controversial Castro comments, pipeline approval decision coming this week, and sexual misconduct in the military.

POWER and POLITICS: Monday, Nov. 28, 2016  

MPs debate Trudeau's controversial Castro comments and the former Canadian ambassador to Cuba looks ahead to post-Fidel relations. Plus: We speak to leaders of the B.C. First Nation who've vowed to fight the Kinder Morgan pipeline.

Power Pod: Friday, Nov. 25, 2016  

Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Aaron Wherry, Jason Markusoff, Kady O'Malley and Paul Wells discuss Liberal fundraisers, electoral reforms and Jason Kenney's bid to lead Alberta PCs

POWER and POLITICS: Friday, Nov. 25, 2016  

Two sides debate what's at stake with the government's pipeline decisions. Fomer Liberal Party president Alf Apps discusses Liberal fundraisers. Sgt. Luc Chicoine discusses RCMP working with China to stop flow of fentanyl. (Some problems with audio)

Power Pod: Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016  

Power Pod: Get your political quick fix with the Power Panel. Today's topics: the Liberals' cash-for-access controversy heats up with Chuck Strahl's resignation, plus pipeline decisions.

POWER and POLITICS: Thursday, Nov. 25, 2016  

Minister of Democratic Reform Maryam Monsef on the government's reversal of the Conservatives' 2014 Fair Elections Act. Plus: former Tory minister Chuck Strahl on why he's stepping down from the Trudeau Foundation.

POWER and POLITICS: Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016  

MPs debate the best way for political parties to raise money, Mexico's Minister for North America talks Trump, trade and NAFTA, and PEI's premier on why he's ignoring the results of a plebiscite on electoral reform...for now.

Power Pod: Wednesday Nov. 23, 2016  

The Power Panel with Amanda Alvaro, Ian Capstick, Tim Powers and Althia Raj discuss Liberal fundraisers, Alberta MLA Sandra Jansen's stand against misogyny and the NDP leadership race.

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