Sat, 25 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, with an increasing number of asylum seekers braving the cold and snow to illegally come to Canada, and with concerns about the expanded pre-clearance agreement with the U.S., we talk to Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTWe continue to put the spotlight on the upcoming federal budget by taking a look at what the Liberals might do on the tax front with former Saskatchewan finance minister Janice Mackinnon and Aaron Wudrick from the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTOn a special edition of The House, Chris Hall travels through south western Ontario to find out what Canadians want to see in the upcoming federal budget.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTThe House is on the road this week to hear what Canadians want to see in the upcoming federal budget.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, the chair of the cabinet committee on Canada-U.S. relations, Marc Garneau, gives us clues about how the upcoming meeting between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump will go.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTOn The House midweek podcast, the head of the federal government's Advisory Council on Economic Growth, Dominic Barton, talks about his latest recommendations.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, Canada's Immigration, Refugees, Citizenship Minister Ahmed Hussen joins us to talk about dealing with Donald Trump's administration. We also hear from Randy Hoback and Helene Laverdiere, the foreign affairs critics.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTOn The House midweek podcast, we talk to Babak Seradjeh and Hadeel Ibrahim about how they are experiencing the aftermath of Donald Trump's executive order cracking down on immigrants and refugees.
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, Donald Trump's agenda that could have a big impact on Canada's security and intelligence community. Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale joins us to discuss.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTOn The House midweek podcast, Chris Hall talks to people who took part in Saturday's Women's March about what comes next, and how they want the Canadian government to interact with U.S. president Donald Trump.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, Chris Hall is in Washington, D.C., to witness the first few hours of the Trump administration. Chris sits down with Republican Congressman Kevin Cramer, Democrat Brian Higgins and Republican Senator John Hoeven.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTThe House is in Washington, D.C., this week. To set the stage for Friday's inauguration, Chris Hall sits down with Laura Dawson, Paul Frazer and Scotty Greenwood.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTWith Donald Trump just under a week away from becoming president of the United States, we gauge Canada's preparedness with former ambassador Derek Burney, former diplomat Paul Frazer, and the United Steelworkers international president Leo Gerard.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTChris Hall talks to Roland Paris, a former foreign affairs adviser to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, about Chrystia Freeland becoming foreign affairs minister.
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTConservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch fleshes out her plans on how screening immigrants and visitors for 'Canadian values' would work. Plus, David Mulroney on Trump, trade and China tweets, and Garry Kasparov on Putin and hacking allegations.
Sat, 31 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, we look ahead to some of the key political storylines that will unfold in 2017 with International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland, interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose and NDP leader Tom Mulcair.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTJennifer Bond of Global Refugee Sponsorship Initiative and Gregory Maniatis, senior advisor to the Open Society Foundations and the United Nations discuss the world's interest in Canada's approach to private refugee sponsorship.
Sat, 24 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, our annual holiday tradition continues with our year-end political quiz! Joel-Denis Bellavance from La Presse, Rosemary Barton from CBC and Tonda McCharles from the Toronto Star put their political knowledge to the test!
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTOn The House midweek podcast, Manitoba Finance Minister Cameron Friesen talks about the next steps in the negotiation with Ottawa over health care funding.
Sat, 17 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, is the federal government close to reaching a deal over health dollars with the provinces? We'll ask federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau, Health Minister Jane Philpott and Saskatchewan Finance Minister Kevin Doherty.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTChris Hall talks to B.C.'s health minister Terry Lake about whether it's worth his counterparts' time to come to Ottawa next week to discuss federal health funding. Then, we look into what a national price on carbon will mean for you.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTWhat did Justin Trudeau and the country's premiers manage to agree on when it comes to fighting climate change? We talk to federal Environment Catherine McKenna as well premiers Christy Clark, Kathleen Wynne, Brian Pallister and Stephen McNeil.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTOn The House mid-week podcast, Conservative Scott Reid, NDP MP Nathan Cullen and Mark Holland, the parliamentary secretary to the minister of democratic institutions, discuss the controversy surrounding "mydemocracy.ca" and the future of electoral reform.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTNatural Resources Minister Jim Carr, Alberta's Rachel Notley and Green Party leader Elizabeth May discuss the approval of the Trans Mountain project. Then, are the Liberals are setting the stage to break their promise to reform the electoral system?
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMTOn the midweek podcast, we look at the decision to approve Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline project with North Vancouver MP John Wilkinson and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, Environment Minister Catherine McKenna joins us to talk about next month's first ministers meeting on climate change and how to work with incoming U.S. president Donald Trump.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMTOn the midweek podcast, Canada's fighter jets saga continues. Alan Williams, a former assistant deputy minister of materiel with the Department of National Defence, joins us to explain why the government's latest move is "absurd" and "unnecessary."
Sat, 19 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, the election of Donald Trump continues to raise questions on a number of fronts, including security and defence. How will the arrival of the billionaire businessman in the White House affect NATO?
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMTWe hear from a former ambassador to Cuba about what Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's trip to the communist island signals and where the relationship should go. Then, we get a U.S. perspective about the future of NAFTA from Ohio.
Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMTWe explore the consequences of Donald Trump's victory on the Canada-U.S. relationship with Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne and former Bank of Canada governor David Dodge.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMTThe House and the Pollcast team up to bring you full analysis of the stunning U.S. election results. Chris Hall and Éric Grenier are joined two MPs who have just returned from the United States: Conservative Michelle Rempel and New Democrat Nathan Cullen.
Sat, 05 Nov 2016 04:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale explains how he plans to respond to this week's scathing court ruling slamming Canada's spy agency.
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 04:00:00 GMTChris Hall sits down with the assistant Parliamentary Budget Officer, Mustafa Askari, to discuss Finance Minister Bill Morneau's economic update.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 04:00:00 GMTOn this special podcast, Chris Hall dissects finance minister Bill Morneau's fall economic update with CBC parliamentary bureau chief Rob Russo, CBC senior reporter David Cochrane and Power and Politics executive producer Amy Castle.
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 04:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, Germany's Ambassador to Canada, Werner Wnendt, outlines what CETA's bumpy road to ratification means for the future of the relationship between Canada and the European Union.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 04:00:00 GMTWe hear from House listeners on the health care funding battle between Ottawa and the provinces and we talk to the president of the Canadian Nurses Association, Barb Shellian.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 04:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, will Ottawa and the provinces manage to bridge their differences over the future of health care in Canada? Federal health minister Jane Philpott, Quebec's Gaétan Barrette and former Saskatchewan premier Roy Romanow join us.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 04:00:00 GMTOn The House midweek podcast, Chris Hall sits down with CBC parliamentary reporters Catherine Cullen, Susan Lunn and Tom Parry to look back on the 2015 election, what's happened since, and the challenges ahead for the Liberal government.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 04:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, we travel to Florida to put the U.S. presidential race between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump under the microscope.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 04:00:00 GMTOn The House midweek podcast, senior producer Nick Gamache talks to the chair of Canada's Advisory Council on Economic Growth, Dominic Barton, about his prescription for the economy.
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 04:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, we examine the federal government's decision to impose a national price on carbon starting in 2018. Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna explains Ottawa's decision and its timing.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 04:00:00 GMTOn The House midweek podcast, we bring together baseball fans from three different parties to talk about why politicos love the game so much. We also discuss whether Justin Trudeau's surprise carbon pricing announcement was a homerun or a foul ball.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 04:00:00 GMTThe approval of the Pacific NorthWest LNG project is raising questions about how Ottawa plans to deal with GHG emissions and First Nations in the future. B.C. premier Christy Clark, Green Party leader Elizabeth May and the AFN's Perry Bellegarde join us.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:00:00 GMTOn The House mid-week podcast, the new president of the Canadian Medical Association, Dr. Granger Avery, explains why the negotiations to reach a new health accord present a unique opportunity to "revise" the Canadian health care system.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 04:00:00 GMTThe new era of federal-provincial relations is about to be tested on two crucial fronts: climate change and health care. We talk to Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr, Alberta's Rachel Notley, Ontario's Kathleen Wynne and Nova Scotia's Stephen McNeil.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 04:00:00 GMTOn The House mid-week podcast, outgoing Conservative MP Jason Kenney and former head of Statistics Canada Wayne Smith have both stepped down from their gigs in Ottawa, but under completely different circumstances.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 04:00:00 GMTInterim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose discusses the balancing act of readying for Parliament's return while her party's leadership race starts to heat up. Then, Minister John McCallum talks refugee commitments and immigration.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 04:00:00 GMTWe take the pulse of the Conservative and NDP caucus meetings as both parties get ready for Parliament's return... and deal with two very different leadership races. Then, we talk about trust and politics.
Sat, 10 Sep 2016 04:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, Tom Mulcair wants to put an end to the rumours: he plans to stay on as leader of the NDP until his permanent replacement is chosen.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 04:00:00 GMTOn The House mid-week podcast, Tim Powers and Jason MacDonald discuss how the Kellie Leitch "anti-Canadian values'" test story has been unfolding and its potential impact on the Conservative leadership race.
Sat, 03 Sep 2016 04:00:00 GMTThis week on The House, Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland pushes back against what she calls an 'anti-trade wave' in the U.S. and Europe. Plus: Conservative leadership hopeful Michael Chong shares his vision for the party.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 04:00:00 GMTMexican journalist Pascal Beltran del Rio, the editorial director at the newspaper Excelsior, talks Trump's surprise trip to Mexico. Plus: former ambassador to China David Mulroney weighs in on Trudeau's visit to China so far.