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Politics Today – April 26, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda focuses on the electoral reaction to the tabling of a federal budget by the ruling Conservative government of Prime Minister Stephen Harper. He reports on the budget in Canada’s most populous »

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Politics Today – April 12, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda reports on the fraud and bribery trial of former government senator Mike Duffy, on the latest declarations of the Finance Minster Joe Oliver about the coming federal budget, an election in »

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Politics Today – April 5, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda reports on a sobering evaluation by Canada’s Information Commissioner Suzanne Legault about the erosion of access to government information in Canada in the last 30 years. He also reports on the »

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Politics Today – March 15, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda reviews a week of controversy over the Canadian government’s proposed anti-terrorism legislation, Bill C-51, the Anti-terrorism Act, 2015. twitter.com/wojtekgwiazda

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Politics Today – March 8, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda reports on the latest major legislative announcement, this time tough new crime legislation, to be made by Prime Minister Stephen Harper outside of the House of Commons. He also reports on »

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Politics Today – February 22, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda reviews this past week’s debates over the Canadian government’s proposed new anti-terrorism legislation, the report of the Parliamentary Budget Office on the cost of the Canadian military mission in Iraq, and »

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Politics Today – February 15, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda reports on a full political week which included a government Member of Parliament defecting to join the opposition Liberals, a mini-cabinet shuffle after the resignation of Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, »

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Politics Today – February 8, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda reports on the sudden resignation of Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird. He also reports on a failed attempt to restore Canada’s long form census, the controversy over the largest military »

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Politics Today – February 1, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda examines two key issues: Canada’s military mission in Iraq and new proposed anti-terrorism legislation. twitter.com/wojtekgwiazda

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Politics Today – January 25, 2015

On this edition of Politics Today RCI’s Wojtek Gwiazda reports on the protest last Sunday in the West Bank city of Ramallah as Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird met with Riad Malki, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Palestinian Authority. »