News & Views with Rob Snow
2017-05-29
Rob Snow speaks with: - Terry Pedwell, reporter / editor at the Canadian Press, about Andrew Scheer and what lays ahead of him on his first day as opposition leader with the House of Commons back. - Dean Brown, radio voice of the Ottawa Senators on TSN 1200, about the post-mortem on the Ottawa Senators' season. - Rick Keindel, PC nomination candidate for Kanata-Carleton, about the Jack MacLaren fallout this weekend. On this week's segment of The Climate File, Rob talks with Gretchen Fitzgerald, Director of the Atlantic Canada Chapter of the Sierra Club Canada Foundation, about what would it mean to Canada IF the US pulled out of the Paris Climate Accord. The Big Question this week; 'What do the Federal Conservatives have to do now to win the next election?' To shed some light on the subject, Rob is joined by Tim Powers (Vice-Chairman of Summa Strategies) and Jason Lietaer (President Enterprise Canada).
2017-05-29
Andrew Scheer is the new Conservative Leader. Protesting at abortion clinics might be banned in Ottawa. Jack MacLaren has been kicked out of the PC caucus. Your calls on that on News and Views.
2017-05-26
It being Friday, we have our Provincial Panel of The Bisson & The Yak. John Yakabuski (PC MPP Renfew-Nippising-Pembroke / Chief Whip) and Gilles Bisson (NDP MPP for Timmins-James Bay / House Leader) discuss the "Fair Hydro Plan" even more. Rob Snow speaks with: - Chris Holski, CFRA news anchor, about stories that the CFRA newsroom is covering. - Dean Brown, Play-by-play voice of the Ottawa Senators on TSN 1200, about the Ottawa Senators Game 7 loss and recapping the Sens great season. - John Budden, CFRA Markets Commentator / Host of CFRA's Money Talk, who takes a look back at this week's markets. David Harris, Director of the intelligence program at INSIGNIS Strategic Research Inc., somersaults through the studio (without tripping off the alarm system) 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.
2017-05-26
The Federal Conservatives will have a new leader after this weekend. The Sens lost a heartbreaking Game 7, and their season is over. And the latest on the hydro problem in Ontario.
2017-05-25
Kris Sims speaks with: - Chris Holski, CFRA news anchor, about stories that the CFRA newsroom is covering. - Elliot Tepper, Distinguished Senior Fellow with the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University, about the chaos in Philippines. - Randall Denley, strategic communications consultant and former Ontario PC candidate / has a weekly column in the Ottawa Citizen, about his column. - Evan Solomon, CFRA Ottawa Now host, to preview today's show. It being Thursday, we hear from Ian Lee, Associate Professor with Carleton University's Sprott School of Business. We also have our Thursday Municipal Panel. Kris is joined by Allan Hubley (Kanata South Ward) and Tim Tierney (Beacon Hill Cyrville Ward) discuss pot-holes, Inspiration Village and Gladstone Village.
2017-05-25
The latest from Manchester, and a preview of tonight's Game 7! Kris Sims sits in for Rob Snow on News and Views!
2017-05-24
Rob is joined by Dr. Barry Dworkin. They take all of your health related questions. We start off the hour with talk about Lyme disease (cause, side effects, etc).
2017-05-24
Rob Snow speaks with: - Chris Holski, CFRA news anchor, about stories that the CFRA newsroom is covering. - Dean Brown, radio voice of the Ottawa Senators on TSN 1200, about the Senators BIG Game 6 win! - Duff Conacher, Co-Founder Democracy Watch, about how foreign money funneled to Canadian political advocate groups affected the outcome of the 2015 election. It being Wednesday, Rob is joined by Craig Alexander, Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist at the Conference Board of Canada, who brings us our Weekly Economic Segment.
2017-05-24
The latest from from Manchester. Breaking news on your hydro bill, and a big blow to the city of Brockville.
2017-05-23
Rob Snow speaks with: - Chris Holski, CFRA news anchor, about stories that the CFRA newsroom is covering. - Greg Hermus, Associate Director of the Conference Board of Canada, about how the 150th Anniversary Celebrations will substantially boost Ottawa-Gatineau Tourism in 2017. - David Harris, Director of the intelligence program at INSIGNIS Strategic Research Inc., about the Manchester bombing. - AJ Jakubec, TSN 1200 host, about tonight's big game. We have our weekly Tech Tuesday segment with CTV's Tech Analyst, Carmi Levy. Our Federal Politics Segment, Richard Mahoney, Liberal strategist at McMillan LLP (Government and Public Policy Group), drops by to comment on the Conservative Leadership race and whatnot. In our Bruyère Healthy Aging Moment, Rob talks with Peggy Taillon, President, Bruyère Foundation.
2017-05-23
Extended coverage on the attacks in Manchester from 10-Noon.
2017-05-19
Rob Snow speaks with: - Norm Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom is covering. - Dean Brown, radio voice of the Ottawa Senators on TSN 1200, about tonight's big Senators - Penguins Game 4. - John Budden, CFRA's Markets Commentator / Host of CFRA's Money Talk, about this week's market wrap. It being Friday, we have our Provincial Panel of The Bisson & The Yak. John Yakabuski (PC MPP Renfew-Nippising-Pembroke / Chief Whip) and Gilles Bisson (NDP MPP for Timmins-James Bay / House Leader) discuss the "Fair Hydro Plan" and 15$ an hour minimum wage. 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.
2017-05-19
It's the second Rob Snow Trivia Extravaganza of 2017!
2017-05-18
Rob Snow speaks with: - Norm Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom is covering. - 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 .... - Aaron Wudrick, Federal Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, about the launch of their 19th Annual Gas Tax Honesty Day in Ottawa. - AJ Jakubec, TSN 1200 host, about yesterday's Senators game 3 win. - Ryan Mallough, Policy Analyst at Canadian Federation of Independent Business, on the $15/hr minimum wage. It being Thursday, Rob is joined by a couple of city councillors for our Thursday Municipal Panel. Scott Moffatt (Rideau - Goulbourn ward) and George Darouze (Osgoode ward) discuss construction, LRT, OMB and maybe even a little bit of Senators hockey.
2017-05-18
Should you fill up on the Thursday before the long weekend? The latest from Queen's Park, and the weekly chat with Ian Lee.
2017-05-17
Rob is joined by Dr. Barry Dworkin. They take all of your health related questions. We start off the hour with a great medical news story, that being Jonathon Pitre.
2017-05-17
Rob Snow speaks with: - Norm Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom is covering. - Craig Alexander, Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist with the Conference Board of Canada, who brings us our - Weekly Economic Segment. - Dean Brown, radio voice of the Ottawa Senators on TSN 1200, about tonight's Senators - Penguins Game 3. - Janet Yale, President and CEO of The Arthritis Society, about The Walk to Fight Arthritis.
2017-05-17
How would YOU feel if President Trump was impeached? Your calls from 10-Noon.
2017-05-16
Rob speaks with: - Norm Jack, CFRA news assignment director, about stories that the CFRA newsroom is covering. - Eric Michael Hawks, singer / co-organizer of Flood of Hope relief concert. - Duff Conacher, Co-Founder of Democracy Watch, about the PM allowing the House Leader to select the next Ethics Commissioner, the Liberals and KPMG. - Lee Versage, Host of TSN's Weekend on TSN 1200, about the Sens loss yesterday. Rob is joined by Carmi Levy, CTV's Tech Analyst. The focus this week is the WannaCry ransomware virus. Our Federal Politics Segment, Robin MacLachlan (Vice-President at Summa Strategies) drops by to speak with Rob. They discuss Jagmeet Singh running for the Federal NDP Leadership. In our Bruyère Healthy Aging Moment, we hear of a stroke survivor who representing Bruyère at Ottawa Race Weekend! Rob talks with Tim Kerr, about the upcoming race.
2017-05-16
Updates on the flood cleanup. The Ontario Liberals think they're winning the hydro war. What about $15 minimum wage?