Minister Mulroney and Mayor Eisenberger weigh in on Hamilton's LRT, The importance of Line 5 & COVID-19 in Canada and India


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The Scott Thompson Show Podcast

With more information about Hamilton's LRT and Ontario's infrastructure projects now available, Scott spoke with Minister Mulroney and then Mayor Eisenberger, to find out how this all came together. Scott also got their responses to Councillor Chad Collins's concerns about Hamilton City Council's lack of involvement in the development.


Caroline Mulroney, Provincial Minister of Transportation

Fred Eisenberger, Mayor of the City of Hamilton

Bill Kelly spoke with Catherine McKenna, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, earlier today. For that conversation, as well Bill's interview with Ward 5 Councillor Chad Collins, check out the newest podcast of the Bill Kelly Show here:


For more on the Line 5 Pipeline, and what its closure would mean for Ontario, Scott turned to Dr. Warren Mabee.

Guest: Dr. Warren Mabee, Canada Research Chair, Associate Dean and Director of the School of Policy Studies with Queen’s University


What do we know about vaccine dose mixing, and could we soon see it becoming an option in Canada? Scott talked with Dr. Omar Khan, to find out.

Guest: Dr. Omar Khan, Assistant Professor with the Institute of Biomedical Engineering and Department of Immunology with the University of Toronto and a Medicine by Design Investigator


Trust in Canadian political leaders at all levels has dropped over the course of the pandemic... except for in Quebec. Peter Graefe returned to the show to discuss what this means.

Guest: Peter Graefe, Professor of Political Science with McMaster University


How is the pandemic affecting India? For an update, Scott welcomed Satish Thakkar back to the show.

Guest: Satish Thakkar, Chair of the Canada India Foundation

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