Politics: USA

Audio clips from U.S. politics: from Nixon to Trump, and beyond.


1993-01-27 | Steel-steelworkers

The US Commerce Department slapped a range of provisional duties on steel products imported from 16 countries, including Canada. The...


1992-08-12 | NAFTA-Wilson

Trade Minister Michael Wilson said the North American Free Trade Agreement wasn't just a trade deal, it was a prosperity...



1985-03-18 | Reagan-Visit

US President Ronald Reagan indicated March 18 that Canada had given its support to the Strategic Defense Initiative or Star...


1983-10-27 | Trudeau-Nuke-Conference

Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau said it was time other nations became involved to influence negotiations between the superpowers. Date: 1983-10-27...


1983-10-27 | Trudeau-Nuke-Conference

Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau said something must be done to ease the hostility between the US and the Soviet Union....


1981-07-21 | Reagan-Western-Summit

US President Ronald Reagan admitted that the G7 summit was a very frank get-together. Canadian Press reporter Peter Ray had...


1981-03-10 | Reagan-Visit

President Reagan, toasting Governor-General Ed Schreyer, remembered what Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau once said during a visit to the US....


1981-03-10 | Reagan-Visit

Two key issues stood out during talks between Canada and the US. Canadian Press reporter Peter Ray had this report....


1981-03-10 | Reagan-Visit

Description of scene as US president Ronald Reagan arrives on Parliament Hill. Canadian Press reporter John McKay had this report....