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 October 15th, 2019

    Do police officers and soldiers who commit suicide deserve the same ceremonial recognition as those who commit suicide? A widow of an officer is fighting for that recognition. Also, our Political Panel dissects whether or not the discussions of a coalition government are premature.

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

    Did Jagmeet Singh err when he spoke about a coalition government SO early? CTV Power Play host Don Martin discusses the possibility of a coalition government. Newstalk 1010 political editor Dave Trafford dives into what COULD be done by your next Prime Minister to improve the way the government looks after your health. Also, an Irishman put the 'FUN' into his OWN funeral.

  • Hour 2 of the Bill Carroll Show for October 11th, 2019

    What is really going on in Syria, and does Canada have any responsibilities? Michael Nesbitt is an Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary, and he joins the Bill Carroll Show to share his thoughts. Plus, our Political Panel dives into the latest headlines from the campaign trail.

  • Hour 1 of the Bill Carroll Show for October 11th, 2019

    Bill Carroll steers you into the Thanksgiving long weekend. Do you talk politics over turkey? In an election year, do those conversations have the potential to change the way people vote? Bill takes your calls on that. We speak to CTV Ottawa's Leslie Roberts, who publicly announced this morning that he is gay. Plus, is paying millions of dollars for customized medication an ethnical problem?

  • Hour 2 of The Evan Solomon Show for October 10th, 2019

    Comedian Sugar Sammy announces tour dates by putting up parody billboards. One of them mocks Maxime Bernier's 'Say No To Mass Immigration' billboards. Comedic legend Rick Mercer hilariously dissects the latest news in the 43rd federal election campaign. What's YOUR Ballot Box Question? Also, Sesame Street has introduced a new Muppet whose parents are dealing with an opioid addiction. Is it age appropriate?

  • Hour 1 of The Evan Solomon Show for October 10th, 2019

    There is a difference between 'likeable' and 'electable'. We are this deep into the federal election campaign, and there are STILL bozo eruptions occurring. Squirrels have mistaken a vehicle for a tree -- and they successfully stored more than 200 walnuts under the hood. And later, we say goodbye to our friend Mark Lewis.

  • Hour 2 of The Evan Solomon Show for October 9th, 2019

    After Ellen Degeneres defended her friendship with George W. Bush, we ask you if you have friends that you disagree with politically. Is it true what George Costanza said about the mechanic...they can make up ANYTHING? Our Political Panel touches on Judy Sgro's comments, as well as Bill Carroll's Jagmeet Singh man-crush.

  • Hour 1 of The Evan Solomon Show for October 9th, 2019

    A Liberal candidate apologized for comments made about Justin Trudeau's blackface scandal. How is Bill 21, the anti-religious symbol rule in Quebec, going to REALLY impact the election? We speak with an advocate for Universal Pharmacare for ALL Canadians. And later, should people be charged when they act like idiots and have to be rescued?

  • Hour 2 of The Evan Solomon Show for October 8th, 2019

    Yom Kippur has Evan thinking about asking for forgiveness. What was the most difficult apology you've ever had to make? Also, our Political Panel dissects yesterday's debate.

  • Hour 1 of The Evan Solomon Show for October 8th, 2019

    It's the day AFTER the one and only English Language Debate. Punches were thrown, but none landed squarely on the intended targets. Don Martin of CTV's Power Play breaks down the winners and losers of yesterday's debate. We also take YOUR thoughts on how you saw things unfold in Gatineau.

  • Evan Solomon

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