The Evan Solomon Show

Evan Solomon

Seasoned political journalist and national affairs specialist Evan Solomon brings his passion for breaking news and storytelling to in-depth interviews with national and international newsmakers from the worlds of politics, sports and entertainment.

  • Hour 2 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 19th, 2019

    A hospital IVF mix-up has left a couple with a baby they don't want. Listeners share their thoughts. And later, imagine a work environment where everything is done from home and you don't have to commute anywhere. Guess what? It's already happening.

  • Hour 1 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 19th, 2019

    After Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson announced that he's gay, Barb DiGulio asks gay listeners how people reacted when they announced they weren't straight. Later, we look into how bail hearings have changed in Canada. And when you shower, do you use soap?

  • Hour 2 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 16th, 2019

    Does an RCMP officer in British Columbia need to be disciplined for his motorcycle hotdogging? Plus, what do we NOT know about the modern stresses that young women are going through? We're joined by Sara Pipher Gilliam, Co-author of 'The Lonely Burden of Today's Teenage Girls'.

  • Hour 1 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 16th, 2019

    Does the federal government really need to spend money on a national gender equity strategy? Some say we just need a cultural shift. Plus, Barb's son and his friends went to Montreal for a weekend - and all of his friends came home with their first tattoos. You ever get inked-up on an impulse? Barb thinks they'll regret it.

  • Hour 2 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 15th, 2019

    A middle school teacher has been suspended 2 days for sexually harassing a former student. Would you feel comfortable sending your kid to this guy's classroom? There's a childhood obesity epidemic, but can a weight loss app for children and teenagers be just as dangerous? Plus, Toronto Liberal MP Adam Vaughn apologizes for a couple of tweets made in poor taste, and a radio host might have had something to do with it.

  • Hour 1 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 15th, 2019

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau accepts the Ethics Commissioner's report and takes full responsibility for it. At the same time, he will NOT apologize. Had he done so yesterday, would that have made a difference to you? And later, do you think that dog owners are a little 'too' entitled?

  • Hour 2 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 14th, 2019

    We continue to listen in on Prime Minister Trudeau's press conference, where he answers a barrage of questions on the release of the Ethics Commissioner's report. Did he help his chances in October, or did he hurt himself and his party even further?

  • Hour 1 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 14th, 2019

    A BOMBSHELL report was released today by the Ethics Commissioner, which stated Prime Minister Trudeau broke ethics rules trying to exert influence in the SNC -Lavalin scandal. We gather reaction from the political scene. Plus, the Prime Minister himself reacts to the report in an afternoon press conference.

  • Hour 2 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 13th, 2019

    The situation will get worse before it gets better, as protesters and police clash at a Hong Kong airport. We hear the story of someone who fell into a life of crime. And later, did a Toronto Liberal MP's tweet amount to fear mongering?

  • Hour 1 of The Evan Solomon Show for August 13th, 2019

    CNN anchor Chris Cuomo got into a verbal altercation after someone called him an alleged ethnic slur for Italians. Fill-in host Jim Richards walks down the hallowed halls of the Local News Hall of Fame. And later, the Vancouver Airport has purchased a couple of breastfeeding pods that many people are calling 'cages for moms'.

  • Evan Solomon

    Host of Ottawa Now, CTV's Question Period & National Affairs Specialist for Bell Media Radio