Todd starts off the episode by tackling U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent steps towards appealing Obamacare. He comments on the Harjit Sajjan controversy concerning his role in Operation Medusa. He discusses Nova Scotia NDP Leader Gary Burrill’s election promise to which he would raise the minimum wage in the province to $15 per hour within 3 years if elected. He closes off the segment by discussing French immersion.
Vice-president of the New Brunswick and P.E.I. divisions of the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters association Joel Richardson joins us to talk about the latest developments in the WorkSafeNB dispute in relation to increases in the compensation rates. University of Maine Political Science Professor Mark Brewer is on to discuss the new U.S. healthcare bill which sets up the dismissal of Obamacare.
As always, we thank you for listening and ask that you share this link with friends and family. If you would like to send us feedback, you can do so on Facebook by finding Todd Veinotte, by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by tweeting to @tveinotteshow.
Please do us a favour by liking the show on Apple Podcasts (or your podcast provider of choice) as this will help us grow the show.