Politics

Soundbites and audio clips from Canadian, U.S., and world politicians and governments.


2017-08-23 | Alberta Fiscal Update

Sluggish oil prices are forcing Alberta to dip into its contingency fund to keep this year's deficit at 10.5-billion dollars....


2017-02-21 | Budget BC

It's budget day in British Columbia and with less than three months before a general election, the B-C Liberal government...


2017-05-30 | NSElxn

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil says it's now up to voters to determine the outcome of the 30-day election campaign....


2017-02-14 | Trudeau Trump

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he stood up for Canada's interests in his first face-to-face meeting yesterday with US President...


2017-10-17 | Alberta Cabinet Shuffle

Former Progressive Conservative member Sandra Jansen is now a full cabinet minister in Premier Rachel Notley's NDP government. Jansen quit...


2017-12-10 | Teachers Shortage

British Columbia is in the midst of an unprecedented campaign to hire thousands of teachers. School districts are competing to...


2017-03-17 | ALTAbudget Notley

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says anyone who claims the province can balance its budget in two or three years is...


2017-10-05 | 60s Scoop Deal

The Canadian Press has learned that the federal government has agreed to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to indigenous...


2017-01-13 | Morneau Economists

Finance Minister Bill Morneau will get some ideas for his upcoming budget from private sector economists today. Date: 2017-01-13 Placeline:...


2017-07-01 | Canada Day

Prime Minister Trudeau was a bit redfaced during today's Canada Day celebrations in Ottawa. During a speech he rhymed off...