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Bloc’s Blanchet says he will push for election if Trudeau, Morneau, Telford won’t resign

Aired August 12, 2020 on CBC Power and Politics. On CBC Power and Politics, our Kathleen Monk returns to the Power Panel to discuss Andrew Scheer’s resignation as Conservative Party…

CBC Power and Politics: Feds now recommending non-medical masks

Originally aired Wednesday, May 20. Earnscliffe’s Kathleen Monk joins the virtual CBC Power and Politics Power Panel to discuss the disqualification of Jim Karahalios from the Conservative leadership race, and…

CBC Power and Politics Panel: The Latest on COVID-19

Originally aired Monday, April 6, 2020. Our Kathleen Monk joined Vassy Kapelos and the CBC Power and Politics Power Panel remotely to discuss the latest impact of COVID-19 globally, from…

Federal government appoints COVID-19 cabinet committee

Aired Wednesday, March 4, 2020 on CBC News.  Following the creation of a new cabinet committee to address the growing corona virus crisis, the CBC Power and Politics Power Panel…

Pressure builds for Trudeau to resolve protests crippling rail network

Aired Wednesday, February 19 on CBC News.  How much time does the Liberal government have to find a solution to the Wet’suwet’en protests on Canadian railways and is a resolution…

Anti-pipeline protests continue to cripple train network

Kathleen Monk joins the CBC Power and Politics Power Panel with Vassy Kapelos to discuss the ongoing Wet’suwet’en anti-pipeline demonstrations that continue to disrupt Canadian railways, and the strategies of…

Trudeau’s Cabinet Picks

Earnscliffe’s Kathleen Monk joins the CBC Power and Politics Power Panel to weigh in on Trudeau’s new federal cabinet, noting that Freeland’s appointment to Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of…

Leaders make pitch to Quebec in final week

Earnscliffe’s Kathleen Monk joins the CBC Power & Politics Power Panel to discuss how the party leaders are focusing on Québec and whether the 2019 federal election is the most divisive…

Will attaching costs to platform promises make a difference to voters? | The Power Panel

Following the Green Party of Canada’s release of the Parliamentary Budget Officer’s costing of 24 Green platform promises, our Kathleen Monk, NDP strategist, and Geoff Norquay, Conservative strategist, join the…

The Cost of Election Promises

Aired on September 18, 2019 Earnscliffe’s Kathleen Monk, NDP strategist, joins Vassey Kapelos and the Power Panel on a special election edition of CBC’s Power and Politics to explain the…