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Loonie Politics
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 78
  • Last: 28 Apr 2017
Loonie Politics is a trusted, independent on-line news source that selects the must read daily Canadian political stories and provides a view of the landscape across the country in one location.

Episodes (78)

  • Ep. 2 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 2 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 14 Nov 2015 Duration: 20:46
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood discusses Alberta provincial politics with former Wildrose leader Danielle Smith plus former deputy prime minister Sheila Copps offers advice to the next parliament . . . This content is restricte... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood discusses Alberta provincial politics with former Wildrose leader Danielle Smith plus former deputy prime minister Sheila Copps offers advice to the next parliament . . . This content is restricte... Read more →

  • Ep. 9 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 9 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 16 Jan 2016 Duration: 20:24
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood takes the studio to a coffee shop in downtown London to discuss politics with Peter Fragiskatos, Member of Parliament for London North Centre. Plus Ben Eisen from the Fraser Institute discusses fe... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood takes the studio to a coffee shop in downtown London to discuss politics with Peter Fragiskatos, Member of Parliament for London North Centre. Plus Ben Eisen from the Fraser Institute discusses fe... Read more →

  • Ep. 11 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 11 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 30 Jan 2016 Duration: 21:44
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with financial and political commentator Linda Leatherdale on the upcoming Ontario Budget.  In the second segment, Michael Forian who was an advisor within Quebec Premier Couillard's govern... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with financial and political commentator Linda Leatherdale on the upcoming Ontario Budget.  In the second segment, Michael Forian who was an advisor within Quebec Premier Couillard's govern... Read more →

  • Ep. 18 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 18 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 19 Mar 2016 Duration: 23:56
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood discusses whether or not Thomas Mulcair should stay on as federal NDP Leader with Barry Weisleder, Chair of the NDP Socialist Caucus.  Spencer Gibara, Loonie Politics Contributor and Wilfrid Lauri... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood discusses whether or not Thomas Mulcair should stay on as federal NDP Leader with Barry Weisleder, Chair of the NDP Socialist Caucus.  Spencer Gibara, Loonie Politics Contributor and Wilfrid Lauri... Read more →

  • Ep. 22 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 22 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 16 Apr 2016 Duration: 24:27
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood discusses the dismissal of Thomas Mulcair as leader of the federal NDP with Loonie Politics contributors J.J. McCullough and Spencer Gibara.  Conrad Black joins the program in the second segment t... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood discusses the dismissal of Thomas Mulcair as leader of the federal NDP with Loonie Politics contributors J.J. McCullough and Spencer Gibara.  Conrad Black joins the program in the second segment t... Read more →

  • Ep. 25 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 25 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 8 May 2016 Duration: 27:07
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood focuses on Ontario politics this week. Progressive Conservative MPP Lisa Thompson and Liberal MPP Arthur Potts discuss Bill 172 which is the government's cap and trade bill. NDP MPP Monique Taylor... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood focuses on Ontario politics this week. Progressive Conservative MPP Lisa Thompson and Liberal MPP Arthur Potts discuss Bill 172 which is the government's cap and trade bill. NDP MPP Monique Taylor... Read more →

  • Ep. 30 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 30 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 18 Jun 2016 Duration: 23:27
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood talks politics with Ontario Progressive Conservative MPP Tim Hudak . . . This content is restricted to subscribers The post Ep. 30 – ROYAL ASSENT appeared first on Loonie Politics. The post Ep. 30... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood talks politics with Ontario Progressive Conservative MPP Tim Hudak . . . This content is restricted to subscribers The post Ep. 30 – ROYAL ASSENT appeared first on Loonie Politics. The post Ep. 30... Read more →

  • Ep. 40 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 25 Oct 2016 Duration: 25:31
    Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Fred Chotard, Loonie Politics European Correspondent, on current politics in France and the views on #CETA and Justin Trudeau from across the pond . . . This content is restricted to subscribers The p... Read more →
    Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Fred Chotard, Loonie Politics European Correspondent, on current politics in France and the views on #CETA and Justin Trudeau from across the pond . . . This content is restricted to subscribers The p... Read more →

  • Ep. 34 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 34 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 1 Aug 2016 Duration: 22:58
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Dr. David Jacobs from Concerned Ontario Doctors about the tentative agreement negotiated by the Ontario Medical Association between the Ontario government and physicians.  Concerned On... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Dr. David Jacobs from Concerned Ontario Doctors about the tentative agreement negotiated by the Ontario Medical Association between the Ontario government and physicians.  Concerned On... Read more →

  • Ep. 35 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 35 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 3 Aug 2016 Duration: 24:30
    Now that the U.S. political conventions are over, Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood discusses the convention highlights as well as what's next in the presidential election with political commentator Conrad Black . . . This content... Read more →
    Now that the U.S. political conventions are over, Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood discusses the convention highlights as well as what's next in the presidential election with political commentator Conrad Black . . . This content... Read more →

  • Ep. 36 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 36 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 13 Aug 2016 Duration: 09:28
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Ben Eisen, the Fraser Institute's director of provincial prosperity studies on a report he co-authored which states that Ontario could learn a lesson from Michigan where manufacturing ... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Ben Eisen, the Fraser Institute's director of provincial prosperity studies on a report he co-authored which states that Ontario could learn a lesson from Michigan where manufacturing ... Read more →

  • Ep. 37 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 37 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 17 Sep 2016 Duration: 16:00
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Ontario Green Party Leader Mike Schreiner about the recent by-election in Scarborough Rouge River and the Wynne government's Throne Speech . . . This content is restricted to subscribe... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Ontario Green Party Leader Mike Schreiner about the recent by-election in Scarborough Rouge River and the Wynne government's Throne Speech . . . This content is restricted to subscribe... Read more →

  • Ep. 38 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 38 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 28 Sep 2016 Duration: 13:45
    Election reform and inside the Ontario Premier's office... Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Jonathan Scott, principal of Jonathan Scott Consulting Inc. and the former speechwriter for the Premier of Ontario, the Hon. ... Read more →
    Election reform and inside the Ontario Premier's office... Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Jonathan Scott, principal of Jonathan Scott Consulting Inc. and the former speechwriter for the Premier of Ontario, the Hon. ... Read more →

  • Ep. 39 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
    Ep. 39 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 18 Oct 2016 Duration: 26:24
    1 year in office... how should we grade Justin Trudeau and his government.  Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Jonathan Scott, principal of Jonathan Scott Consulting Inc. and the former speechwriter for the Premier of O... Read more →
    1 year in office... how should we grade Justin Trudeau and his government.  Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with Jonathan Scott, principal of Jonathan Scott Consulting Inc. and the former speechwriter for the Premier of O... Read more →

  • Ep. 41 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 31 Oct 2016 Duration: 22:53
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with NDP MP Nathan Cullen on the status of the Liberal government's plans to change our election system. Is PM Trudeau now back tracking on making changes . . . This content is restricted t... Read more →
    Loonie Politics Managing Editor Robert Wood speaks with NDP MP Nathan Cullen on the status of the Liberal government's plans to change our election system. Is PM Trudeau now back tracking on making changes . . . This content is restricted t... Read more →

  • Ep. 44 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 23 Nov 2016 Duration: 26:18
    With the 2016 U.S. presidential election in the books, Loonie Politics managing editor Robert Wood discusses the results with Conrad Black who provides his unique analysis on why Donald Trump was successful . . . This content is restricted ... Read more →
    With the 2016 U.S. presidential election in the books, Loonie Politics managing editor Robert Wood discusses the results with Conrad Black who provides his unique analysis on why Donald Trump was successful . . . This content is restricted ... Read more →

  • Ep. 45 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 5 Dec 2016 Duration: 10:00
    Decent economic performance -- especially job growth -- in Toronto and the surrounding Golden Horseshoe region is hiding the fact that the rest of Ontario still hasn't fully recovered from the 2009 recession, finds a new study by the Fraser... Read more →
    Decent economic performance -- especially job growth -- in Toronto and the surrounding Golden Horseshoe region is hiding the fact that the rest of Ontario still hasn't fully recovered from the 2009 recession, finds a new study by the Fraser... Read more →

  • Ep. 46 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 13 Jan 2017 Duration: 26:47
    Loonie Politics contributor Jonathan Scott joins the podcast to discuss PM Justin Trudeau's cabinet shuffle and private family holiday . . . This content is restricted to subscribers The post Ep. 46 – ROYAL ASSENT appeared first on Loonie P... Read more →
    Loonie Politics contributor Jonathan Scott joins the podcast to discuss PM Justin Trudeau's cabinet shuffle and private family holiday . . . This content is restricted to subscribers The post Ep. 46 – ROYAL ASSENT appeared first on Loonie P... Read more →

  • Ep. 47 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 27 Jan 2017 Duration: 27:03
    Loonie Politics contributor Jonathan Scott joins the podcast to discuss the honest truth about electricity rates in Ontario . . . This content is restricted to subscribers The post Ep. 47 – ROYAL ASSENT appeared first on Loonie Politics. Th... Read more →
    Loonie Politics contributor Jonathan Scott joins the podcast to discuss the honest truth about electricity rates in Ontario . . . This content is restricted to subscribers The post Ep. 47 – ROYAL ASSENT appeared first on Loonie Politics. Th... Read more →

  • Ep. 48 – ROYAL ASSENT - Loonie Politics
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    Published: 10 Feb 2017 Duration: 21:00
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau breaks a signature campaign promise by abandoning electoral reform.  Loonie Politics managing editor Robert Wood speaks with Green Party leader Elizabeth May on her reaction to the prime minister's decision . .... Read more →
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau breaks a signature campaign promise by abandoning electoral reform.  Loonie Politics managing editor Robert Wood speaks with Green Party leader Elizabeth May on her reaction to the prime minister's decision . .... Read more →