The COVID-19 pandemic in Canada has sparked a curious boom: a flurry of podcasts created and hosted by politicians.
Members of Parliament, senators and others have gotten in on the action, with more than a dozen new audio offerings hitting the virtual airwaves since last spring.
The CBC’s Madeleine Cummings investigated the phenomenon for a segment that aired Saturday on The House.
New podcasts are hosted by politicians who run the political gamut. There’s Moments with Mumilaaq, hosted by NDP Nunavut MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq; The Blueprint with Conservative MP Jamie Schmale; and Points of Order with Liberal MP Kody