The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 87)

August 21, 2016
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In the opening segment, Todd discusses The Tragically Hip and their final show. And talks about Andre De Grasse and the Rio Olympics.

Talk radio host Andrew Lawton joins us to discuss a column he wrote in the Toronto Sun which calls out Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's leadership following the failed Strathroy, Ontario terrorism attempt. TheRebel.media founder and political commentator Ezra Levant joins us to talk about various topics including the olympics and the US elections.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 86)

August 14, 2016
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This week, Todd discusses the United States Presidential electionsHillary Clinton’s tax returns and her refusal to release speech transcripts. He also talks about the Irving Shipbuilding operation and the NS Liberal government’s decision to reject an $80M loan guarantee. He also reacts to a story which revealed that $98.6 million dollars was provided to New Brunswick university campuses for infrastructure improvements.

In the interview segment, author and columnist Mark Milke joins us to discuss a recent piece he wrote for the Calgary Herald about the Trans-Canada Highway. St. Thomas University journalism professor Jan Wong is also on to discuss the state of journalism.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 85)

August 7, 2016
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Todd kicks-off the show by discussing the Rio Olympics spectacle and gives his thoughts on the choice city. He also talks about the cancellation of an $800,000 e-learning program by the province of New Brunswick.

University of Maine Political Science Professor Mark Brewer joins us to talk about the US presidential race. New Brunswick NDP leader Dominic Cardy is also on the show to discuss his party and their ramp-up towards the 2018 provincial elections.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 84)

August 1, 2016
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This week, Todd professes his love for Atlantic Canada and the tourism industry which he ties in with a discussion about government issued defined benefit pension plans and its sustainability under a seasonal tourism economy.

He weighs in on the Democratic National Convention and how it compared to the Republican convention that took place the prior week. He also talks about the Democratic media bias and the influence it has over the electorate.

He discusses Donald Trump’s recent comments regarding the mother of slain U.S. Army Capt. Human Khan. He talks about Trump’s plan to eradicate ISIS if elected and how ignorant it may be following a deadly attack by the extremist group at a peaceful protest in Afghanistan. And follows-up by discussing Pope Francis’ reaction to the attacks.

All this and more in this week’s episode of the Todd Veinotte Show. Thank you for listening and feel free to share this link with friends and family. If you would like to send us feedback, you can do so by sending an email to info@toddveinotteshow.com or by tweeting to @tveinotteshow. Please do us a favour by liking the show on iTunes (or your podcast provider of choice) as this will help us grow our listenership. Have a great week everyone!

The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 83)

July 24, 2016
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Todd kicks off episode 83 by discussing the Republican National Convention and the whole spectacle behind it. He goes on to talk about what we can expect from the Democratic National Convention. He also talks about Donald Trump’s rhetoric when it comes to protecting Americans and abolishing free trade. He closes off the segment by discussing the controversy surrounding Nova Scotia’s decision to participate in a pricey Offshore Technology Conference in Houston Texas.

University of Maine Political Science Professor Mark Brewer joins us to talk about the Republican National Convention.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 82)

July 17, 2016
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This week, Todd reacts to the Baton Rouge Louisiana shooting where 3 officers were killed, and the Nice terror attack. He mentions the Republican convention and the current state of the United States. He discusses how liquor sales would be better if the crown corporations would handover the business to the private sector in the wake of a potential New Brunswick / Nova Scotia price war. He closes off the segment by talking about a story published by the CBC in Nova Scotia regarding bachelor parties.

In the interview segment, political commentator Tasha Kheiriddin is on to discuss current events and her new talk radio show on AM640 in Toronto. And former radio and tv broadcaster Erin Trafford joins us to discuss her life outside of journalism and her blog diypassion.com. 

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 81)

July 10, 2016
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In the show opening, Todd reacts to the police shootings in the US. He discusses Donald Trump and his supposed “Star of David” posting on social media. He talks about the media’s reporting of Fox News’ Gretchen Carlson’s sexual harassment lawsuit and the reaction to it. He also comments on Nova Scotia MP Scott Brison’s “Come from away” discussion in the House of Commons.

Canadian pension reform advocate Bill Tufts is on to discuss the defined benefits pension plan that is at the centre of the Canada Post labour disputeMusic N.B. Executive Director Jean Surette also joins us to discuss his organization and their mandate.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 80)

July 3, 2016
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This week, Todd starts by discussing what Canada Day means to him. He also talks about the tax and energy rate hikes and how moves like these demonstrate how our governments no longer have any economic growth ideas outside of taxation. He closes the segment by giving his thoughts on the potential Canada Post work stoppage.

In the interview segment, Summa Strategies’ Tim Powers joins us to talk about various topics including Brexit and the somewhat awkward relationship between US President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. And former talk radio host Tom Young is on to discuss current events.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 79)

June 26, 2016
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Todd discusses Newfoundland and the downfall of the Muskrat Falls energy project, the Prime Minister Justin Trudeau being booed in Quebec City when he spoke in English to address the Brexit referendum results, Ottawa bailing out the Bas-Caraquet shipyard, the surprise debt inheritance for the city of Saint John and closes with a story about the higher rate of autism in children that were exposed prenatally to alcohol.

In the interview segment, CFIB president and CEO Dan Kelly is on the show to talk about what his organization thinks about the expansion of the Canada Pension Plan. Carleton Business Professor Ian Lee talks to us about Brexit and the impact it may have on Europe (if any). Galafilm Inc’s Arnie Gelbart joins us to discuss the upcoming documentary “Newfoundland at Armageddon” (click to view their Facebook page).

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 78)

June 19, 2016
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Todd discusses the First Nations issue, the alligator incident at a Disney resort which resulted in the death of a child, the media’s ongoing coverage of the Orlando shootings, the news that Nova Scotia’s Green Party is folding due to lack of support and gives his thoughts on a media story about a New Brunswick man hanging the Canadian flag upside down.

In the interview segment, Quispamsis MLA Blaine Higgs is on to discuss New Brunswick politics and his PC leadership campaign. University of Maine Political Science Professor Mark Brewer joins us to talk about the Orlando shootings and how it may affect the US presidential race. And tech guru Chris Wetmore joins us to discuss the latest tech news and trends.

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