The possibility of change to the CBC’s mandate is being considered as part of government's ongoing 'cultural toolkit' consultations.
From the left, iPolitics publisher James Baxter, Vice News' Justin Ling, CBC Hill bureau chief Rob Russo, Macleans Hill bureau chief John Geddes. Photographs courtesy of James Baxter and LinkedIn, and The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright
As Hill news outlets continue to make cuts and struggle to find the right formula to succeed in the digital world, questions are being raised about the CBC’s impact on Canada’s media landscape.
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In seeking to contrast his party with the Conservatives, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaned on familiar attacks, invoking the spectre of the Harper government’s decade in office and the unpopular Ford government.