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Tom's Take: A picture worth a thousand words as Three Amigos meet in Ottawa

If you want to know what was really on the minds of the three North American leaders, look closely at the photo-op as they all sat down for their one and only meeting. 818 more words

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The West Block transcript: Season 5 Episode 40

THE WEST BLOCK
Episode 40, Season 5
Sunday, June 26, 2016

Host: Tom Clark

Guests: Howard Drake, Jeremy Kinsman, Gary Doer, Luiza Savage
‘Plane Talk’: MPs Singing Badly in Planes… 4,151 more words

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Plane Talk: MPs singing in the sky

It’s been a season of high flying and high notes on the West Block.

Over the course of the last 10 months, MPs from all sides of the House of Commons have agreed to take a flight over Ottawa with show host Tom Clark in his Cessna 172 Skyhawk. 133 more words

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North American trade must be promoted in post-Brexit world: Gary Doer

If there was ever a time to bolster trade in North America, says Canada’s former ambassador to the United States, it’s now.

Gary Doer joined Tom Clark in the West Block this weekend to talk about how trade should become the star of the upcoming Three Amigos summit in Ottawa after a stunning upset victory of the ‘leave’ side in Britain’s referendum. 275 more words

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Brexit closes an important channel into EU for Canada: former high commissioner

Canada won’t feel the aftershocks of the Brexit vote as strongly as some other nations, says our country’s former representative in the U.K., but Ottawa has nonetheless lost a key “channel” into the European Union. 328 more words

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No going back on Brexit vote, says U.K. High Commissioner

The British people have spoken, says the British high commissioner to Canada, and there’s no going back.

Howard Drake shut down any speculation about a reversal of the Brexit vote on this weekend’s edition of the West Block, telling Tom Clark that is is now the responsibility of the British government to carry out the will of the people. 314 more words

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The West Block transcript: Season 5 Episode 39

THE WEST BLOCK

Episode 39, Season 5

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Host: Tom Clark

Guests: Chris Grayling, Rob Oliphant, Gerard Deltell

‘Plane Talk’ 4,415 more words

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