News & Views with Rob Snow
2017-09-21
It's the annual Bruyere's Life Changing Broadcast!
2017-09-20
Rob is joined by Dr. Barry Dworkin, who answers all of your questions on this week's Wednesday House Call.
2017-09-20
Rob Snow speaks with; - Allan Hubley, Kanata South councilor, about whether or not "Plasco is set to make a comeback" in Ottawa. - Allison Jones, Legislative Reporter for the Canadian Press, about the new distracted driving bill. - Dean Brown, Radio play-by-play voice of the Ottawa Senators on TSN 1200, about yesterday's Senators pre-season win versus the Leafs. On our Weekly Economic Segment, Rob is joined by Matthew Stewart, Director of National Forecast at the Conference Board of Canada. They chat about the strong Canadian economy.
2017-09-20
Is the Prime Minister a tax cheat? A hypocrite? Or, a smart money manager?
2017-09-19
Rob Snow speaks with; - Ben Spurr, Transportation Reporter with The Star, about how politics, not evidence drives transit planning in Toronto. - Michael Harris, PC MPP Kitchener - Conestoga / Transportation Critic, about the $100M Go Transit Station. - Ben Eisen, Director of Ontario Prosperity Initiative at the Fraser Institute, about their news release that finds Ontario's $15 minimum wage will threaten jobs for young people and low-skilled workers province-wide, especially outside Toronto. - Dean Brown, radio voice of the Ottawa Senators on TSN 1200, about yesterday's Senators preseason win. It's our Tech Tuesday segment as Carmi Levy, CTV Tech Analyst, drops by to discuss; whether or not Amazon killed Toys R Us, cities bidding for Amazon's HQ2, and the latest in the Equifax information breach. Kate Harrison, Senior Consultant at Summa Strategies drops by for our weekly Tuesday Federal Politics segment. Her and Rob talk about the resumption of the House and tax reform changes.
2017-09-18
Rob Snow speaks with; - Colin Firth, Project Manager with OraclePoll, about a new poll that predicts many people will smoke marijuana when it becomes legal. - Aaron Wudrick, Federal Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, about their on air campaign opposing Liberal small business tax hike. - Tom Parkin, Columnist with the Toronto Sun, about the NDP leadership race. - George Darouze, Osgoode Ward councillor, about garbage bags and supervised injection sites. - Abi Roach, Director with Cannabis Friendly Business Association (CFBA), about cannabis lounges. - Terry Marcotte, Sports Director at CTV Ottawa, about the RedBlacks, NFL and the start of the Sens' pre-season. - Chole Wilde, Reporter with CTV's ETalk, about the Emmy parties.
2017-09-18
Why is the city regulating our garbage bags?!
2017-09-15
Our Provincial Panel of the Bisson and the Yak... is back! Gilles Bisson (NDP MPP for Timmins - James Bay / House Leader) and John Yakabuski (PC MPP for Renfew-Nippising-Pembroke / Chief Whip) talk the Sudbury Bribery Trial, the minimum wage hike, and much more! Rob also speaks with; - AJ Jakubec, play-by-play voice of the Ottawa RedBlacks on TSN 1200, about the RedBlacks - Als game on Sunday. - John Budden, host of CFRA's Money Talk / CFRA Markets Commentator, about this weekend's show as well as quickly going over some of the weekly business headlines. David Harris, Director of the intelligence program at INSIGNIS Strategic Research Inc., jet-packs his way into the studio 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.
2017-09-15
Rob talks about the bid for Amazon's New HQ!
2017-09-13
Rob is joined by Dr. Barry Dworkin, who answers all of your questions on this week's Wednesday House Call.
2017-09-13
Rob Snow speaks with; - Kristy Cameron, CFRA reporter, about the latest on the pop-up injection sites. - Lisa McLeod, PC MPP Nepean - Carleton, about his reaction to the Sudbury Trial. - Craig Alexander, Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist at the Conference Board of Canada, who gives us our mid-weekly look at the Canadian economy. - Allison Jones, Legislative Reporter for the Canadian Press, about the latest from the Sudbury Bribery Trial.
2017-09-13
The Premier on the Stand: everything you need to know about Kathleen Wynne's testimony.
2017-09-12
Rob speaks with; - Shawn McBride, one of the organizers of the GoFundMe page for Peter Ruiter and his family. - Dan Champagne, VP of Development & Corporate Relations with the CHEO Foundation, about the launch of this year's CHEO Dream of a Lifetime Lottery. - Charles Lammam, Director of Fiscal Studies at the Fraser Institute, about Taxing the 'rich' and who are qualified as being rich. - Terry Marcotte, CTV Sports director, about what Senators President Tom Anselmi said at the Mayor's Breakfast. - Dr. Kevin Sabet, President and CEO of Smart Approaches to Marijuana / former drug policy official at the White House under Clinton, Bush, and Obama Administrations, about what Canada should worry about when legalizing weed. - Sue Smith, Show Manager for the Fifty Five Plus Lifestyle Show, about the show. It's our Tech Tuesday segment as Carmi Levy, CTV Tech Analyst, drops by to discuss; Apple unveiling new phone(s) and the Equifax hack, among other things.
2017-09-12
Rob wants to know: In the province of Ontario, are you better off than you were 4 years ago?
2017-09-11
Rob speaks with; - John Dickie, President of the Canadian Federation of Apartment Associations, about what the Ontario Government's plan for legalized pot means for apartment dwellers. - Bob Robichaud, Meteorologist with the Canadian Hurricane Centre, about Irma and where will it go now, as well as Hurricane Jose. - Allison Jones, Legislative Reporter for the Canadian about the latest from the Sudbury Bribery Trial. - Dr. Matthew Hoffmann, Professor of Political Science / Co-Director of Environmental Governance Lab, about how dealing with climate change means transforming society. - Phil Gurski, President and CEO of Borealis Threat and Risk Consulting, about the anniversary of 9/11. - AJ Jakubek, play-by-play voice of the Ottawa RedBlacks on TSN 1200, about NFL Football, the RedBlacks and the injury to Trevor Harris. In our Entertainment segment, Rob is joined by Brittany Thompson, Ottawa's News Country 94 host, about the CCMA's.
2017-09-11
Rob reflects on the 16th anniversary of 9/11, and gets you set for the resumption of the Ontario Legislature.
2017-09-08
On our Friday Provincial Panel, our panelists (Steve Clark (Critic for Ethics and Accountability, Deputy Leader of the Ontario PC / MPP Leeds Grenville) and Gilles Bisson (MPP James Bay / NDP House Leader) discuss CCBO and the Sudbury Bribery Trial. Rob Snow speaks with; - Allison Jones, Legislative Reporter with the Canadian Press, about the latest from the Sudbury Bribery Trial. - John Budden, host of CFRA's Money Talk / CFRA Markets Commentator, about this weekend's show as well as quickly going over some of the weekly business headlines. 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.
2017-09-08
Rob takes your calls from 10-Noon on the Sudbury byelection trial, and the gas plant scandal.
2017-09-07
Rob Snow speaks with; - Kristy Cameron, CFRA reporter, who has the latest on a fatal accident in the South End. - Elliot Finkelman, Host of Travel Talk on CFRA, about how the hurricanes are affecting cruiseship tourism. - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Federal Green Party, about the Climate Conference in Montreal and Hurricane Irma. - Paul Bliss, CTV Toronto Queen's Park reporter, about the Sudbury Bribery trial. - Randall Denley, who has a weekly column in the Ottawa Citizen, drops by to chat with Rob about his Ontario Math scores and the Provincial Liberal Government's reaction. - Lee Versage, TSN 1200 host, about changes to the Canadian Tire Centre seating capacity. On our Thursday Municipal Panel, Rob is joined by a couple of city councillors. This week's panelists are Jan Harder (Barrhaven ward) and Allan Hubley (Kanata South ward). They discuss the pop-up supervised injection site and the doubling of duration of street parking for weekends and holidays.
2017-09-07
Rob takes your calls from 10-Noon on the insane weather happening around the world, and the roll humans play in climate change.