Tuesday. Ontario's health minister says the hospital crisis isn't really a crisis. The FBI raided Donald Trump's house yesterday. Let's dive in.
12:27 - "They need to repeal bill 124 because nurses right now are leaving at twice the rate...they're not allowed to bargain where other sectors, police, firefights, they can still bargain. So it's an issue of respect."
This afternoon, MPPs will hear the speech from the throne and kick off a summer sitting of the Ontario legislature. Rob speaks with Ontario Liberal interim leader, local MPP John Fraser about what he expects to hear from the government today.
20:54 - "Bob Chiarelli is not a fiscal hawk, he is a fiscal realist...we've been sold all kinds of snake oil in the last four years by the mayor and the councillors...we're walking into the valley of the shadow of death. The downtown is collapsing."
Professor Ian Lee is here with his take on Bob Chiarelli's pitch for a tax freeze in 2023 if he is elected mayor of Ottawa in the fall.
Listen to Hour 1 of The Rob Snow Show:
It's the Talk Back Hour! Plenty of stories in the mix today: Municipal tax freeze, FBI raids Donald Trump home, masks will remain optional in Ontario schools this year. Rob takes your calls.
Listen to Hour 2 of The Rob Snow Show:
0:00 - "To say that this is the model or concept that Canadian conservatives believe in? There are cetainly some who do, and that's great, but there are plenty who don't."
Columnist Michael Taube joins Rob for his weekly appearance discussing the FBI raid on Mar-a-Lago, the CPC leadership and the possible end of the federal NDP-Liberal supply deal.
21:43 - "We have a world class health care system and there are people inside of it who are waiting too long for these appointments."
Rob speaks with Ontario Medical Association president Dr. Rose Zacharias about what they want to hear from this afternoon's throne speech at Queens Park.