News from the Nation's Capital

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Despite a lifetime in the public service, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson always kept his private life to himself. But recently, at 58 years old, he chose to disclose that he's gay. He talks to Steve Paikin about this and also discusses some of the issues affecting provincial municipalities based on news from this year's Association of Municipalities of Ontario annual conference held in Ottawa last week.
Episode:
The Agenda in the Summer: Jim Watson
Aired:
Aug 27, 2019