Event description

Catherine Clark welcomed Emmy Award winning journalist Betsy Fischer Martin a former longtime executive producer for the renowned U.S. news program Meet the Press and a current Executive in Residence at American University’s School of Public Affairs. Betsy was in Ottawa to discuss the influence of the media on the upcoming US midterm elections. Following Betsy’s remarks, Catherine  gains a Canadian perspective from Shawn McCarthy, global energy reporter with the Globe and Mail and instructor of political reporting at Carleton University.

What are the potential impacts on the US electorate and are they a harbinger of things to come for the Canadian federal election next year?  Join Catherine, Betsy and Shawn in the conversation live by asking your questions about the forces that will shape the political landscape in North America in 2018 and beyond.

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Watch Media Today: Medium or the Message featuring Emmy award winning journalist and former executive producer of Meet the Press, Betsy Fischer Martin with Globe and Mail reporter Shawn McCarthy and hosted by Catherine Clark.

Posted by Sixth Estate on Thursday, September 13, 2018




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