The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 192)

September 6, 2017
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Hurricane Irma is on everyone’s mind and Todd takes the opportunity to discuss the situation and how we should respond. He reacts to New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant’s decision to appoint himself minister for Saint John and southwest N.B. He talks about the City of Saint John’s financial warning regarding its finances.

Summa Strategies' Tim Powers is on to discuss Canadian politics. Clinton Desveaux explains to us how pizza will have a major impact on the global economy.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 191)

September 3, 2017
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The show begins with a conversation about the proposed small-business tax changes which Todd believes will break many entrepreneurs across Canada. He continues by discussing US President Donald Trump’s visit to Texas. He reacts to the return of four Canadian Forces personnel to active duty following a disruption of a Mi’kmaw ceremony in Halifax, NS on July 1. He closes the segment by discussing Brunswick News’ decision to enter the package delivery business for Amazon Canada.

Leader of the People's Alliance of New Brunswick, Kris Austin, joins us to talk about his party and their views when it comes to certain provincial topics leading up to next year’s election. Tech Guru Chris Wetmore is also on to discuss all things tech.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 190)

August 30, 2017
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The podcast begins with commentary about the individual prospects of someone donating to a charitable organization versus gambling expenditures. Todd continues by discusses the devastating impacts of Tropical Storm Harvey in the state of Texas. He also reacts to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s visit to New Brunswick and the announcement of federal funding for early child-care services in the province. He talks about the sixth ATV related death during the past month in Atlantic Canada. Oh, and did you know coffee is good for you!

Peter Logan, a partner at the accounting firm Teed Saunders Doyle, is on to discuss the proposed tax changes presented by federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 189)

August 27, 2017
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The show begins with commentary on the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. He discusses the controversy surrounding Canada’s first prime minister, Sir John A. Macdonald. He reacts to Sen. Mike Duffy’s decision to sue the Senate and the RCMP. He talks about the financial challenges New Brunswick is having with the waves of Syrian refugees entering the school system. He comments on the arrests of 10 people in N.S. following raids of dispensaries. He comments on the fallout from the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather bout. He talks about U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to pardon ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio. He ends the segment by discussing a website selling Remembrance day products for profit.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 188)

August 23, 2017
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In the opening segment, Todd discusses the Globe and Mail’s decision to end their print edition in the Maritimes. He reacts to a story about a Lunenburg businessman’s decision to drop his investments and leave the community due to red tape delays with his projects. He ends the segment by commenting on a CBC story about politicians posing for the camera during crisis situations.

University of Maine Political Science Professor Mark Brewer joins us to talk about US politics.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 187)

August 20, 2017
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Todd kicks-off the show by discussing far-right news such as the Rebel Media and Breitbart News in the aftermath of the Barbara Kay interview from the last episode. He reminisces on the “Battle of Dieppe” on the anniversary of the event. He talks about Steve Bannon’s ouster from the White House. He closes the segment by discussing the discovery of fecal matter in Lunenburg harbour.

CEO of the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce Krista Ross joins us to discuss a recent chamber commentary piece that was published on huddle.today.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 186)

August 16, 2017
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Todd begins the show by talking about the solidarity gathering against racism that occurred in a Halifax park near the statue of city founder Edward Cornwallis on Tuesday. He continues by reacting to U.S. President Donald Trump’s comments in the aftermath of the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend. He discusses Saint John Mayor Don Darling’s reaction to trolls on social media after he wrote about participating in the city’s Pride parade. He comments on Doctor Adam Stewart’s opinion piece on the Huffington Post called “Canadian Doctors Like Me Are Starting to Look for the Exit”. He ends the segment by talking about donations to non-governmental organizations like the Red Cross.

Columnist Barbara Kay joins us to talk about why she chose to leave The Rebel Media.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 185)

August 13, 2017
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The conversation about the whale deaths in the Gulf of St. Lawrence continues as Ottawa indicated it will force ships to slow down to prevent further deaths. Todd discusses JDI’s decision to build a plant in the United States. He talks about the announcement of Jennifer McKenzie as the leader of the New Brunswick NDP. Todd talks about a push by Canadian doctors who are calling on the federal government to make regulation compelling drug companies to reveal their payments to the medical community. He closes the segment by discussing a Vancouver home owners decision not to allow a gay couple to rent a room due to her Christian values.

Communications consultant and political commentator Gerry Nicholls joins us to discuss the departure of Brad Wall among other Canadian political stories.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 184)

August 9, 2017
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Toilet paper is on Todd’s mind as he discusses the toilet paper issue at a special care home in Moncton, N.B. He continues by reacting to a Nova Scotia story regarding the “arbitrary” powers police have to lock people up for drunkenness. Todd has a “Don Cherry” moment as he talks about a CBC Nova Scotia story titled “Don’t shorten trap ropes to prevent whale deaths, fishermen urge”. He continues on the whale subject by commentating on a whale-watching incident that occurred near Victoria B.C.

The Atlantic Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation Kevin Lacey joins us to discuss various topics including the ongoing Bluenose II saga.

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The Todd Veinotte Show (Episode 183)

August 6, 2017
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Todd starts the show by discussing the wireless apocalypse that took place in Atlantic Canada on Friday Aug. 4, 2017. He talks about Kelly Crowe’s opinion piece “Another look at obesity: It’s not simply about eating too much” on CBC.ca. He reacts to a story about a far-right group in Quebec asking for compensation and an apology for alleged discrimination based on political views after the city of Rimouski attempted to ban an event by the group. He comments on the opening of a new after hours club in Saint John N.B. He discusses the Canadian government’s decision to take action when it comes to the dying wales in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence

Spokesperson for Working Canadians Catherine Swift joins us to discuss the Canadian economy.

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