Finance Minister Bill Morneau on why he says Canada's economy is "sound and growing" at a solid pace. Plus, reaction from opposition MPs and economists. Also on today's pod, a look at the state of the Conservative party as it searches for a new leader.
Former finance ministers Ralph Goodale and John Manley on the Liberal-NDP deal on sick leave, as well as spending commitments in the throne speech. Plus, two doctors discuss new COVID-19 measures in Ontario and Quebec.
Employment Minister Carla Qualtrough on the proposal to boost the Canada Recovery Benefit to $500 a week for some workers, up from the previous $400. Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister on why he's disappointed with the throne speech. Plus, a doctor on why she thinks the Ontario government should...
Children, Families and Social Development Minister Ahmed Hussen on the contents of the throne speech, including the promise to build a national child-care program. Host Vassy Kapelos asks Conservative Deputy Leader Candice Bergen and NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh if they will support it. Plus, the...