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Dasko seeks survey data from CBC in Senate

Media | 06/07/2024 7:24 pm EDT

An Ontario senator is wondering why the Department of Canadian Heritage is looking at the future of CBC/Radio-Canada when consultations on the public broadcaster have already been done. In Thursday’s question period, Independent senator Donna Dasko asked what became of...

CBC committee needs more francophone minority participation, senator says

Media | 05/31/2024 2:33 pm EDT

A senator from New Brunswick is upset with the advisory committee on modernizing CBC/Radio-Canada because it does not include any experts from francophone minority...

Housakos and Gold battle over CBC in Senate

Media | 05/30/2024 8:00 pm EDT

Conservative senator Leo Housakos continued his party’s attacks on CBC/Radio-Canada during the...

CBC still facing scrutiny in both chambers of Parliament

Media | 05/10/2024 5:25 pm EDT

CBC/Radio-Canada continued to come under fire in Parliament Thursday. The...

Conservatives attack CBC in House and Senate

Media | 05/09/2024 12:11 pm EDT

The Conservative Party launched attacks on CBC/Radio-Canada Wednesday after several days of the Bloc...

Cardozo calls on government to renew digital tax credit for media

Media | 04/10/2024 5:08 pm EDT

A member of the Progressive Senators Group is calling on the federal...

Cormier calls for more francophones on CRTC panel

telecom | 11/03/2023 5:11 pm EDT

A New Brunswick senator is alarmed by the lack of francophone presence among CRTC commissioners. René Cormier raised the issue during Question Period in the Upper Chamber Thursday. None of the current commissioners use French as their main language, he alleged. The...

Senators continue fight over Streaming Act and CBC’s future

Media | 02/08/2023 1:22 pm EST

The battle over the government’s Online Streaming Act, Bill C-11,...

Rodriguez lashes out at Online Streaming Act critics, Senate begins study

Media | 06/17/2022 3:44 pm EDT

Minister of Canadian Heritage Pablo Rodriguez attacked Conservative party...

Senate committee rejects Gov. threshold for border cell phone search bill 

Media | 06/13/2022 5:56 pm EDT

The Senate's National Security and Defence Committee has pushed back...