Is Ottawa heading for another military procurement disaster?· The House from CBC Radio
Ottawa's military procurement history is littered with delays, extra costs, and broken promises. With the Liberal government planning to purchase used F-18 fighter jets from Australia, is the federal government heading for another procurement disaster?
Midweek podcast: Income sprinkling and 2017's biggest political stories· The House from CBC Radio
Josh Wingrove of Bloomberg News and Mia Rabson of the Canadian Press joins Chris Hall on The House midweek podcast.
Can Ottawa and the provinces agree on how to tax pot?· The House from CBC Radio
This week on The House, guest-host David Cochrane talks to federal finance minister Bill Morneau and his B.C. counterpart Carole James about how Ottawa and the provinces plan to agree on how to tax marijuana, and how to split those revenues.
Midweek podcast: Making sense of the drama in China· The House from CBC Radio
Chris Hall joins us from China to break down Justin Trudeau's trip there, and whether a deal on free trade talks is still possible. Then, CBC senior reporter Murray Brewster brings us the latest in Canada's attempts to purchase fighter jets.
Deal or no deal? Justin Trudeau heads to China with free trade decision up in the air· The House from CBC Radio
This week on The House, International Trade Minister François-Philippe Champagne explains why the federal government is still debating whether Canada will formally enter free trade negotiations with China on the eve of Justin Trudeau's official visit.
Midweek podcast: PM nominates next Supreme Court Justice· The House from CBC Radio
Chris Hall discusses the nomination of Sheilah Martin to the Supreme Court with Kathleen Mahoney from the University of Calgary.
Can a new strategy put a dent in Canada's housing problems?· The House from CBC Radio
This week on The House, will the Liberals' National Housing Strategy really make a difference? We talk to cabinet minister, and the former head of a homeless shelter, Patty Hajdu.
Midweek podcast: Rachel Notley on pipelines, and the AG shares his frustrations· The House from CBC Radio
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley joins us to discuss her outreach effort to get more buy-in for pipeline expansions. Then, Auditor General Michael Ferguson explains why he's frustrated that one of his key messages to the government keeps getting ignored.
House extra: Canada's top general pushes back against critics of peacekeeping plan· The House from CBC Radio
The House brings you a special podcast from the Halifax International Security Forum featuring conversations with Canada's Chief of the Defence Staff, Gen. Jonathan Vance, and the Chairman of of the Military Committee of NATO, Petr Pavel.
NATO and Canada adapting to new and evolving threats· The House from CBC Radio
This week, The House is at the Halifax Security Forum to talk to NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Canada's Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, and the U.S. representative to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison, about the most pressing security concerns facing t
Midweek podcast: Peacekeeping announcement and UN climate conference· The House from CBC Radio
Chris Hall looks at the Liberal government's new peacekeeping plan with NDP foreign affairs critic Hélène Laverdière and her Conservative counterpart Erin O'Toole. We also connect with Green Party leader Elizabeth May from the UN climate conference.
TPP partners agree on "core elements" of a trade deal, so what's next?· The House from CBC Radio
This week on The House, after a confusing day of negotiations at the APEC summit in Vietnam, 11 TPP countries reached an agreement on "core elements" of the trade pact. We talk about what that means with former Quebec Premier Jean Charest.
Midweek podcast: security and intelligence committee finally gets to work· The House from CBC Radio
On The House midweek podcast, the committee of parliamentarians tasked with overseeing Canada's security and intelligence agencies is finally ready to begin its work. We sit down with the chair of the committee, David McGuinty.
'Room for better legislation' to deal with sexual harassment· The House from CBC Radio
This week on The House, on the heels of troubling findings on workplace harassment in Canada, Employment Minister Patty Hajdu says there's "room for better legislation" even if she expects resistance as the government takes steps to tackle the issue.
Midweek podcast: Liberals unveil new immigration plan· The House from CBC Radio
Chris Hall and the CBC's Kathleen Harris discuss Ottawa's 2018 immigration plan. We also talk to Lorne Dawson, the Director of the Canadian Network for Research on Terrorism, Security and Society, about this week's attack in New York.
Preview of Canada's immigration plan· The House from CBC Radio
Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen tells The House that the federal government will aim to welcome at least 300,000 immigrants next year.
Why the Governor of the Bank of Canada worries about your debt· The House from CBC Radio
This week on The House, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz joins us for an exclusive broadcast interview. We also talk to Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen about the country's growing immigrant population, and look at what Ottawa is willing to do whe
Midweek podcast: the politics of Bill Morneau's fall fiscal update· The House from CBC Radio
On The House midweek podcast, the CBC's Rob Russo, David Cochrane and Karina Roman join Chris Hall to put finance minister Bill Morneau's fall fiscal update under the microscope.
A Finance Minister under siege: what's next for Bill Morneau?· The House from CBC Radio
This week on The House, after a week long retreat on controversial tax changes proposals, and intense focus on the way he's managed his own wealth, Finance Minister Bill Morneau joins us to talk about how he plans the weather the political and ethical sto
Midweek podcast: Will tax cuts help embattled Finance Minister?· The House from CBC Radio
Chris Hall looks at the reasoning behind the Liberals' decision to lower the small business tax rate with the head of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business, Dan Kelly.