The House

CBC Radio's The House takes you behind the scenes in the world of Canadian politics. Parliament may take a summer recess but the business of national politics never stops; nor does The House.

  • 50:21
    Host Chris Hall discusses the most pressing global defence issues with leaders including NATO deputy secretary-general Rose Gottemoeller, Chief of the Defence Staff Gen. Jonathan Vance, and NATO military committee chairman Stuart Peach.
    Nov 17, 2018
  • 06:13
    British Air Chief Marshall and NATO military committee chair Stuart Peach calls on NATO to continue to be transparent about its goals and capabilities in the era of disinformation and fake news.
    Nov 16, 2018
  • 09:10
    Canada's Chief of the Defence Staff doesn't pull any punches in this interview with Chris, discussing the 'threat vectors' currently facing Canada, from challenges for NORAD to mass migration and Chinese posturing in the South China Sea.
    Nov 16, 2018
  • 06:32
    Rasa Jukneviciene wants to make one thing clear - it's not just countries like her own native Lithuania in the cross hairs of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    Nov 16, 2018
  • 08:14
    Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan discusses the future of Canada's peacekeeping mission in Mali, and what he's realized Canada must do in the Arctic to maintain sovereignty in the region.
    Nov 16, 2018
  • 09:52
    NATO's Deputy Secretary-General sits down with Chris to discuss whether Europe needs its own army, what that could mean for NATO, and how to get members of the alliance - including Canada - spending more on defence.
    Nov 16, 2018
  • 30:39
    We hear from two Calgary city councillors with differing opinions on the city's failed bid, and an Olympics expert weighs in on whether the golden allure of the games is too tarnished for taxpayers. Plus, U.S. congresswoman-elect Deb Haaland breaks down barriers as the first Indigenous woman elected to Congress.
    Nov 14, 2018
  • 50:21
    The UK's data watchdog blasts Canada's political parties for a lack of transparency around how they use voters' personal information, and a researcher walks us through how she uses data from Statistics Canada to do her job. The NDP's parliamentary leader Guy Caron reacts to Bombardier's massive job cuts, our In House panel tackles Tony Clement's extortion scandal, and Chris visits a special WWI commemoration exhibit in Ottawa.
    Nov 10, 2018
  • 06:17
    The Quebec MP reacts to Bombardier's job cuts.
    Nov 8, 2018
  • 12:31
    'We were astounded by the disregard for voters' privacy,' says Elizabeth Denham.
    Nov 8, 2018
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