July 09, 2011 July 8, 2011

from The House from CBC Radio· ·

This week on The House, guest-host Chris Hall explores the battle over the Keystone XL pipeline, first with Tennessee Congressman Steve Cohen, who is a vocal critic of the project, then with Alberta's Energy Minister, Ron Liepert, who is in favour of the pipeline; CBC reporter Karina Roman looks at how the Conservatives will achieve their promise to balance the books by 2014, and Chris then discusses the challenge with two policy experts - Bob Plamondon and David Zussman; and finally Chris talks with the Charge d'Affaires for the Afghanistan Embassy in Ottawa, Ershad Ahmadi, to find out what Afghans …



This week on The House, guest-host Chris Hall explores the battle over the Keystone XL pipeline, first with Tennessee Congressman Steve Cohen, who is a vocal critic of the project, then with Alberta's Energy Minister, Ron Liepert, who is in favour of the pipeline; CBC reporter Karina Roman looks at how the Conservatives will achieve their promise to balance the books by 2014, and Chris then discusses the challenge with two policy experts - Bob Plamondon and David Zussman; and finally Chris talks with the Charge d'Affaires for the Afghanistan Embassy in Ottawa, Ershad Ahmadi, to find out what Afghans think of Canada's pull out from Kandahar.