15:00 PT / 18:00 ET: B.C. update on COVID-19

15:00 PT / 18:00 ET: B.C. update on COVID-19

In Victoria, Dr. Bonnie Henry, British Columbia’s provincial health officer, and Health Minister Adrian Dix provide an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

Canadian Forces update on Snowbirds plane crash – May 18, 2020

Canadian Forces update on Snowbirds plane crash – May 18, 2020

In Moose Jaw, Sask., Lt.-Col. Mike French, the commanding officer of 431 (Air Demonstration) Squadron, provides an update on the investigation into the May 17, 2020, crash of a Canadian Forces Snowbirds aircraft in Kamloops, B.C. Capt. Jennifer Casey was killed in the crash. Capt. Richard MacDougall was injured.

Healthcare Union President discusses minimum wage boost for frontline workers

Healthcare Union President discusses minimum wage boost for frontline workers

Sharleen Stewart, the president Services Employees International Union (SEIU) Healthcare joins CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen to discuss today’s announcement that the federal and provincial governments in Canada will boost essential workers’ pay if they’re making minimum wage. Watch full episodes and more at http://www.cpac.ca/primetimepolitics Like this video? Subscribe to CPAC on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/cpac/ Connect with … Read more

Ministers provide update on armed forces’ COVID-19 response – May 7, 2020

Ministers provide update on armed forces’ COVID-19 response – May 7, 2020

In a news conference on Parliament Hill, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan and government House leader Pablo Rodriguez provide an update on the role of the Canadian Armed Forces during the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. They are joined by General Jonathan Vance, Canada’s chief of defence staff. Minister Sajjan and General Vance also respond to questions … Read more

Repatriation Ceremony for CAF Helicopter Crash Victims – May 6, 2020

Repatriation Ceremony for CAF Helicopter Crash Victims – May 6, 2020

A repatriation ceremony takes place at CFB Trenton, Ont., for the six victims of the April 29, 2020, crash involving a Canadian Armed Forces CH-148 Cyclone helicopter during a NATO training exercise off the coast of Greece. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, and General Jonathan Vance, the chief of defence staff, are … Read more

Agriculture Federation responds to relief for farmers

Agriculture Federation responds to relief for farmers

Keith Currie, President of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA), joins CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen to discuss new measures for farmers producing unsold products during the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch full episodes and more at http://www.cpac.ca/primetimepolitics Like this video? Subscribe to CPAC on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/cpac/ Connect with us on… Twitter: https://twitter.com/PTP_CPAC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CPACTV Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cpac_tv

Military provides update on CAF helicopter crash – May 1, 2020

Military provides update on CAF helicopter crash – May 1, 2020

In Halifax, Rear-Admiral Craig Baines, commander of Maritime command component, and Colonel James Hawthorne, 12 Wing Shearwater wing commander, discuss the April 29 crash involving a Canadian Armed Forces CH-148 Cyclone helicopter during a NATO training exercise off the coast of Greece. The death of one crew member was confirmed on April 30. The Department … Read more

Defence officials provide update on CAF helicopter crash – April 30, 2020

Defence officials provide update on CAF helicopter crash – April 30, 2020

In Halifax, Rear-Admiral Craig Baines, commander of Maritime command component, and Colonel James Hawthorne, 12 Wing Shearwater wing commander, provide a timeline of the April 29 crash involving a Canadian Armed Forces CH-148 Cyclone helicopter during a NATO training exercise off the coast of Greece. The death of one crew member, Sub-Lieutenant Abbigail Cowbrough, has … Read more

PM Trudeau and defence officials hold news conference on CAF helicopter accident – April 30, 2020

PM Trudeau and defence officials hold news conference on CAF helicopter accident – April 30, 2020

On Parliament Hill, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, General Jonathan Vance (the chief of defence staff), and Jody Thomas (deputy minister for the Department of National Defence) provide an update on the search for a Canadian Armed Forces CH-148 Cyclone helicopter involved in an accident during a NATO training exercise off the … Read more

Democracy expert discusses virtual parliament in Canada

Democracy expert discusses virtual parliament in Canada

Paul Thomas, a senior research associate with The Samara Centre for Democracy joins CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen to discuss the democratic implications of holding a virtual parliament in Canada. Watch full episodes and more at http://www.cpac.ca/primetimepolitics Like this video? Subscribe to CPAC on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/cpac/ Connect with us on… Twitter: https://twitter.com/PTP_CPAC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CPACTV Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cpac_tv

Fredericton MP discusses virtual House of Commons sittings

Fredericton MP discusses virtual House of Commons sittings

Jenica Atwin, the Green Member of Parliament for Fredericton, joins CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen to discuss the House of Commons sitting today virtually through Zoom for the first time ever. Watch full episodes and more at http://www.cpac.ca/primetimepolitics Like this video? Subscribe to CPAC on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/cpac/ Connect with us on… Twitter: https://twitter.com/PTP_CPAC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CPACTV Instagram: … Read more

Ontario Premier Doug Ford provides COVID-19 update – April 23, 2020

Ontario Premier Doug Ford provides COVID-19 update – April 23, 2020

In a news conference at Queen’s Park, Ontario Premier Doug Ford and provincial cabinet ministers Christine Elliott (health), Todd Smith (social services), and Dr. Merrilee Fullerton (long-term care) provide an update on their government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Seniors' advocate calls for action in long-term care homes

Seniors' advocate calls for action in long-term care homes

Laura Tamblyn Watts, the CEO of CanAge, a national seniors’ advocacy organization, joins CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen to discuss the surge in cases in long-term care facilities, and what the government can do to help seniors. Watch full episodes and more at http://www.cpac.ca/primetimepolitics Like this video? Subscribe to CPAC on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/cpac/ Connect with us … Read more

Independent Business advocate welcomes government rent relief

Independent Business advocate welcomes government rent relief

Dan Kelly, President and CEO of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) joins CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on small businesses, and the government’s decision today to assist with rent for small and medium sized businesses. Watch full episodes and more at http://www.cpac.ca/primetimepolitics Like this video? Subscribe to CPAC … Read more

Expert criticizes government action on COVID-19

Expert criticizes government action on COVID-19

Amir Attaran, a Professor in the Faculties of Law and Medicine at the University of Ottawa joins CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen to discuss the federal government’s actions during the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch full episodes and more at http://www.cpac.ca/primetimepolitics Like this video? Subscribe to CPAC on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/cpac/ Connect with us on… Twitter: https://twitter.com/PTP_CPAC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CPACTV … Read more