Power Play, a daily look at Canada’s political landscape. Recorded in Ottawa featuring all the political news and issues that matter most.
Hosted by CTV’s Don Martin, the program is a must for political insiders.
In the end, the guilty verdict was saved for those who didn't know they were on trial – specifically Stephen Harper and the control freaks who ran the Prime Minister's Office as the Senate scandal exploded.
Justin Trudeau is a world-figure Prime Minister commanding rapture ratings in public opinion with a majority government firmly in hand. Stephen Harper has become a 'where's Waldo?' exercise in media coverage. Tom Mulcair is a dead NDP leader walking.
Since 1993 when I first watched him as an angry student doing a cheerleading howl for Ralph Klein at the Alberta premier's first election call, Ezra Levant has been easy to dislike but difficult to ignore.
One hundred days is the approximate gestation period for lions, leopards and pigs. In an unrelated development, it is also the incubation period for new governments to be first assessed in style, if not substance.