News & Views with Rob Snow
2017-01-16
Rob Snow speaks with; - Chris Holski, CFRA news anchor, about stories that the CFRA newsroom are following. - Steve Clark, PC MPP for Leeds -Grenville, about how Wynne got the cold shoulder from the PM on hydro costs. - Dean Brown, Radio voice of the Ottawa Senators on TSN 1200, about the Sens losing to their provincial rivals. - John Rogan, Real Estate Agent with Royal LePage, about the Royal LePage Q4 House Price Survey and forecasting the Ottawa market. - Aaron Wudrick, Federal Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, about how "Federal Bureaucrats Rack Up Pricey Relocation Expenses". - Ian Lee, Associate Professor with Carleton University's Sprott School of Business. - Catherine Butler, Co-organizer of the Canadian Women's March on Washington. - Lee Versage, TSN 1200 host, about the NFL Weekend in review.
2017-01-16
Rob takes your calls from 10-Noon on the video of a cyclist getting into an altercation with a driver. Who's in the wrong? What's your take? News and Views on CFRA!
2017-01-13
The second half of the show starts off with the Friday Provincial Panel. Our panelists this week are John Yakabuski (PC MPP for Renfew-Nippising-Pembroke / Chief Whip) and Gilles Bisson (MPP for Timmins - James Bay / NDP House Leader). Rob Snow speaks with; - Norman Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom are following. - Dean Brown, Senators radio PBP voice on TSN 1200, about the Sens big win versus the Pens. - John Budden, CFRA's Markets Commentator / Host of CFRA's Money Talk, who looks back at the week that was in the markets. David Harris, Director of the intelligence program at INSIGNIS Strategic Research Inc., drops down from the rafters to bring us this week's installment of The Intelligence Files. We wrap up the week with John Robson, National Post columnist / Professor of History at the University of Ottawa / documentary - filmmaker.
2017-01-13
Rob speaks with Lowell Green, and takes your calls on Justin Trudeau's cross country tour from 10-Noon.
2017-01-12
Rob speaks with; - Norman Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom are following. - Aaron Wudrick, Federal Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, about whether or not Canadians would pay a Netflix tax. - Allison Jones, Legislative Reporter for the Canadian Press, about Wynne's cabinet shuffle and the new deals the Premier has with some of the Education Unions. - Randall Denley, strategic communications consultant and former Ontario PC candidate / has a weekly column in the Ottawa Citizen, who drops by to chat with Rob about his column. Our Thursday Municipal Panel sees our panelists Eli El-Chantiry (Councillor West Carleton - March) and Riley Brockington (Councillor River Ward) discuss pot holes, asphalt and Ottawa's bid for the Canada Games. Also on Thursdays, Rob gets to pick the brain of Ian Lee, Associate Professor with Carleton University's Sprott School of Business, about some of the big economic stories.
2017-01-12
Rob takes your calls on Justin Trudeau's tour, and the surge of potholes in Ottawa, and would you support a Netflix Tax? 10-Noon!
2017-01-11
Rob is joined by Dr. Barry Dworkin. They take all of your health related questions.
2017-01-11
Rob speaks with; - Norman Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom are following. - Dean Brown, Senators radio PBP voice on TSN 1200, about the Sens' lone ASG selection, their next opponent and the playoff race. On Wednesdays, we take a look at the Canadian economy. This week, Matthew Stewart, Associate Director for National Forecast and Custom Analysis at the Conference Board of Canada, drops by to give us the update.
2017-01-11
Rob takes your calls on a simple question: Why did Donald Trump win the election?
2017-01-10
Rob speaks with; - Norman Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom are following. - Tom Parkin, Postmedia's national politics columnist, about the rumours and leaks of the PM's Cabinet shuffle. - Terry Pedwell, Parliamentary correspondent for the Canadian Press, about the upcoming Cabinet shuffle. - Candice Bergen, Conservative MP for Portage-Lisgar / Opposition House Leader, about the PM's Cabinet shuffle. Rob also chats with Carmi Levy, CTV Technology Analyst, for our weekly Tuesday Tech Talk. In our weekly Healthy Aging segment with Bruyère Continuing Care, Rob is joined by Dr. Andrew Frank, Cognitive Neurologist / Medical Director with the Bruyère Memory Program at the Bruyere's Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital. We also have our weekly look at Federal Politics, as Rob chats with Lindsay Maskell, former political advisor to the Premier, Liberal Consultant with her own practice.
2017-01-10
Rob takes your calls from 10-Noon on Safe injection sites. How do we combat opioid addictions? How did this crisis happen? Your calls and stories, from 10-Noon.
2017-01-09
Rob speaks with; - Norman Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom are following. - Carmi Levy, CTV Tech Analyst, about the iPhone turning 10! - Dean Brown, Senators radio PBP voice on TSN 1200, about the Sens weekend (1 win, 1 loss). - Geoff Coulson, Warning Preparedness Meteorologist with the Meteorological Service of Canada at Environment Canada, about the cold snap and when it'll end. - Joan Bryden, Canadian Press reporter, about the PM's plans for a campaign-style tour of Canada. - Traci Melchor, Co-Host of The Social / Correspondent for E-Talk, about yesterday's Golden Globes. - Candice Bergen, Conservative MP for Portage-Lisgar / Opposition House Leader, about the PM's plans for a campaign-style tour of Canada. - Lee Versage, TSN 1200 host, about the NFL Weekend in review.
2017-01-09
Rob takes your calls on the 10 year anniversary of the iPhone. Is it the most important invention over the last 10 years? What did you think of Meryl Streep's speech last night? Your calls from 10-Noon.
2017-01-06
Rob speaks with: - Norm Jack, CFRA News Assignment Director, about stories that CFRA newsroom is following. - Dean Brown, Ottawa Senators radio play-by-play voice on TSN 1200, about the ongoing road trip. - John Budden, CFRA's Markets Commentator / Host of CFRA's Money Talk, who looks back at the week that was in the markets. David Harris, Director of the intelligence program at INSIGNIS Strategic Research Inc., drops down from the rafters to bring us this week's installment of The Intelligence Files. Rob is also joined by John Robson, National Post columnist / Professor of History at the University of Ottawa / documentary - filmmaker.
2017-01-06
Rob takes your calls from 10-noon on the shootout in hockey. Should we get rid of it? And what do you think about safe injection sites?
2017-01-05
Rob speaks with; - Norman Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom are following. - Nik Nanos, Chairman of Nanos Research, about whether or not Canadians are willing to have a trade war with Trump. - Ian Mendes, co-host of The Drive on TSN 1200, about tonight's World Junior Gold Medal game. - Randall Denley, strategic communications consultant and former Ontario PC candidate / has a weekly column in the Ottawa Citizen, about his column. On Thursdays, Rob gets to pick the brain of Ian Lee, Associate Professor with Carleton University's Sprott School of Business, about some of the big economic stories. Also we have our Thursday Municipal Panel with a couple of city councillors. This week, we have the Mayor of Ottawa, Jim Watson, drops by to chat about what does 2017 hold for Ottawa.
2017-01-05
It's the one year anniversary of Rob taking over for Lowell Green, and he takes your calls on the hydro situation in Ontario, and should Canadian companies be allowed to advertise during the Super Bowl in Canada?
2017-01-04
Rob speaks with: - Norman Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom are following. - Jerry Dias, National President of UNIFOR, about Ford's announcement to build more cars in the U.S. and what it means for the Canadian auto sector. - Rick Chiarelli, College ward councillor, about the Baseline Road Transit Corridor. - Lee Versage, TSN 1200 host, about some of the Senators prospects at the WJHC. - Dean Brown, Senators radio PBP voice on TSN 1200, about some of the notable stories currently in the NHL. - Dr. Sherry Cooper, Chief Economist at the Dominion Lending Centres, about what 2017 holds for the housing market. - Paul Bliss, CTV News Queen's Park reporter, about how Hydro One may have been one of the targets of a Russian hack. It being Wednesday, we take a look at the Canadian economy with Craig Alexander, Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist of Forecasting and Analysis at the Conference Board of Canada.
2017-01-04
Rob takes your calls on the nasty conditions out there, and how wide the power outage spreads.
2017-01-03
Rob speaks with; - Chris Holski, CFRA news anchor, about some of the stories that the CFRA newsroom are following. - David Macdonald, Senior Economist at the Canadian Center for Policy Alternatives, about the salaries of the top 100 CEOs in Canada. - Lee Versage, TSN 1200 host, about the World Juniors Hockey Championship. - Sheila Regehr, Chairperson for the Basic Income Canada Network, about the basic income guarantee. It being Tuesday, Rob chats all things tech with CTV's Tech Analyst, Carmi Levy. It's a segment we call it Tech Tuesdays. We also have our weekly look at Federal Politics, as Rob chats with Richard Mahoney, Liberal strategist with McMillan LLP - Government and Public Policy Group. In our weekly Healthy Aging with Bruyère Continuing Care, Rob is joined by Peggy Taillon, President at the Bruyère Foundation, about January being Alzheimer's Awareness month.