Former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton joined me this AM to discuss the incredible story of America not being invited to the Russia-Turkey-Iran “peace” talks re Syria: Audio: 12-21hhs-bolton Transcript: HH: If there’s a Republican hall of...Show More Summary
Henry Winkler joined me this morning to talk politics and of course Hollywood (and his amazing series of Hank Zipzer children’s books): Audio: 12-19hhs-winkler Transcript:
In this week’s address, President Obama discussed the importance of fair competition in the marketplace. The principle of fair competition isn’t a Democratic or a Republican idea – it’s an American idea. Over the past eight years, the...Show More Summary
Jane Philpott, Jodie Emery, Julie Lalonde and Jason Kirby join a jam-packed episode of our weekly politics podcast The post Maclean’s on the Hill: Health transfers, debriefing the fall session, and more appeared first on Macleans.ca...
On MSNBC last night, Ari Melber suggested in a segment in which I was a guest that there was a “negativity vibe” surrounding the transition. I am exploring that proposition with three media reporters this AM, the fourth being Face The...Show More Summary
RNC Chair Reince Priebus, incoming White House chief of staff, joined me this morning: Audio: 12-14hhs-priebus Transcript:
Bret Stephens is the deputy editorial page editor of the Wall Street Journal whose column yesterday “How I Learned To Love Putin” was a scathing attack on the idea of of a U.S-Russia “real reset.” So of course I had him on today to discuss...Show More Summary
President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign manager Kellyanne Conway joined me today to discuss all things #Transition: Audio: 12-12hhs-conway Transcript:
In this week’s address, President Obama discussed Open Enrollment on the Health Insurance Marketplace, which began November 1. The deadline to sign up for coverage beginning on January 1 is this Thursday, December 15, and the final deadline to sign up for 2017 coverage is January 31. Show More Summary
Our Ottawa bureau catches you up on a week of politics in the nation's capital The post Maclean’s on the Hill: Electoral reform, Viola Desmond, Joe Biden appeared first on Macleans.ca.
A California city tucked in conservative Orange County, California, officially became a "sanctuary city" Tuesday when Santa Ana officials passed a resolution to shield its undocumented immigrants from federal immigration officials. Jessica...Show More Summary
Rania Khalek is still in Lebanon to produce journalism on Syria, and for this week’s show, she provides an update on Syrian government forces, which bombed, pushed out rebel forces, and retook half of Aleppo’s “rebel district.” Later...Show More Summary
In this week's address, President Obama highlighted the 21st Century Cures Act, a bill in Congress that could help us find a cure for Alzheimer's, end cancer as we know it, and help those who are seeking treatment for opioid addiction.This...Show More Summary
Our Ottawa bureau's weekly politics podcast takes on a hectic week in Ottawa on democratic reform and energy politics The post Maclean’s on the Hill: Electoral reform, pipelines, and a Tory crisis appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The audio: 12-02hhs-jones The transcript: HH: If you had told me a year ago that General James Mattis would be the Secretary of Defense, that Donald Trump would be the President-elect, and that a Supreme Court appointment would be coming,...Show More Summary
I spent 15 minutes talking rebirth of federalism and the national security team being assembled by President-elect Donald Trump with Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol this AM. Well worth a listen: The Audio: 12-01hhs-kristol
Two cabinet ministers, Harjit Sajjan and Maryam Monsef, join the podcast to defend their plans for military procurement and a new voting system The post Maclean’s on the Hill: Fighter jets, electoral reform, fundraising appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Obama White House alum (he was a speechwriter) Jon Lovett joined me this AM after disagreeing about General Mike Flynn over the weekend on Twitter: Audio: 11-22hhs-lovett Transcript: HH: We’ve got a special hour planned. I’m callingShow More Summary
The audio: 11-21hhs-balz The Transcript: HH: Joined now by the Washington Post’s Dan Balz on transition week, Thanksgiving week. Dan, how are you? Happy Thanksgiving in advance. DB: I’m good, thanks. How are you, Hugh? Happy Thanksgiving to you. HH: I am great. Show More Summary
Subscribe in iTunes ? RSS feed ? Download ? Play in another tab Slate Plus members: Get your ad-free podcast feed Slate critics Jamelle Bouie, Laura Miller, and Katy Waldman compare and contrast two novels that examine America’s racial...Show More Summary