Host of Ottawa Now, CTV's Question Period & National Affairs Specialist for Bell Media Radio
Evan Solomon is the host of Ottawa Now with Evan Solomon on Newstalk 580 CFRA weekdays from 2pm to 6pm.. Ottawa Now is about all the news happening in our city RIGHT NOW. It’s the show that makes the news, breaks the news, features all the key decision makers, holds people to account and gets answers for our listeners. Every Wednesday Ottawa Now broadcasts live from Ottawa City Hall.
Solomon is also host of Question Period, Sunday mornings, on CTV. He is also the National Affairs Specialist, and is heard daily on Bell Media Radio’s news/talk stations throughout Canada. The first-ever National Affairs Specialist for Bell Media Radio, Solomon’s expanded role includes daily morning news hits with news/talk stations in Ottawa, Montreal & Toronto. In addition Solomon is heard weekly on news/talk stations in Victoria, Kelowna, BC, as well as in Windsor, London & St. Catharines in Ontario. Solomon is also host of the syndicated weekend program, “Real Talk with Evan Solomon”. Airing across Bell Media news/talk stations, Solomon brings his passion for breaking news and storytelling to in-depth, hour-long interviews with national and international newsmakers and celebrities. Solomon was most recently the host of SiriusXM’s daily show “Everything is Political” where he remains the executive producer. Solomon is an accomplished writer, magazine publisher and radio-television journalist, who anchored CBC News Network’s daily political series “Power & Politics” and CBC Radio’s weekly “The House”. He is also a weekly contributor for Maclean’s Magazine.
Solomon is a McGill University graduate where he studied English literature and religious studies.