#onpoli

#onpoli, a TVO podcast, is all about Ontario politics. Join hosts Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath for candid interviews and a deeper understanding of how politics touches our day-to-day lives. When it comes to #onpoli, we're here to give you the bigger picture.

Episodes

Air Date: March 02, 2021 - 41:59
Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath discuss latest COVID-19 numbers, and John Michael speaks with Mike Schreiner about temporary foreign workers.
Air Date: February 23, 2021 - 25:24
To celebrate 100 episodes this season, the podcast returns to the past to see what lessons it holds as Ontario looks to recover financially from COVID-19.
Air Date: February 16, 2021 - 27:36
As MPPs return to Queen's Park, Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath discuss the issues they'll be facing.
Air Date: February 09, 2021 - 26:05
Digging into the fine print of the province's re-opening plans. Plus, the wildest day in Ontario political history.
Air Date: February 02, 2021 - 28:17
Hosts Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath discuss school re-openings, vaccine numbers, and the future of March break.
Air Date: January 28, 2021 - 42:11
Steve Paikin speaks with Roman Baber about why he wants what he calls an "open conversation" on fighting COVID-19.
Air Date: January 19, 2021 - 17:12
Hosts Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath examine MPP Roman Baber's departure. Plus, dissecting Ontario's new stay-at-home lockdown.
Air Date: January 12, 2021 - 21:20
New COVID-19 modelling shows some dire predictions for Ontario. Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath look at what this means for the province going forward.
Air Date: January 05, 2021 - 25:45
Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath discuss former finance minister Rod Phillips's decision to go abroad while Ontario battles COVID-19.
Air Date: December 15, 2020 - 20:56
Steve Paikin and guest host Katie O'Connor look at how much the pandemic is costing municipalities. Plus, can governments block private businesses from buying COVID-19 vaccines?
Air Date: December 08, 2020 - 31:19
Steve and John Michael discuss the fallout after seven members of the Greenbelt Council resigned in protest of new provincial rules.
Air Date: December 01, 2020 - 36:18
Steve and John Michael discuss the brouhaha over the auditor general's report on Ontario's COVID-19 response. Also, Financial Accountability Officer Peter Weltman joins the podcast to discuss his latest report.
Air Date: November 24, 2020 - 29:24
As parts of Ontario lock down once again, Steve and John Michael look at some unanswered questions.
Air Date: November 16, 2020 - 27:46
Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath discuss what can be done to prevent a severe December spike in COVID-19 cases.
Air Date: November 10, 2020 - 18:02
Hosts Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath discuss the province's pandemic budget.
Air Date: November 03, 2020 - 32:12
Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath discuss the controversy surrounding the provincial government's support of Charles McVety.
Air Date: October 27, 2020 - 34:42
As health restrictions tighten, will businesses push back? Then, Kathleen Wynne discusses her political career - and why it was time to step away.
Air Date: October 20, 2020 - 30:58
NDP leader Andrea Horwath discusses her election promise to overhaul the province's long-term care sector. Then, should Ontarians trick-or-treat?