CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Inside Information: Stories from the Hill (Part 1 of 3)

CBC | Radio-Canada (Eng) Inside Information: Stories from the Hill (Part 1 of 3)

Julie Van Dusen of CBC's Ottawa Bureau takes viewers along as she works the "dayside shift," updating her reports on Newsworld, doing live hits and preparing reports. Fifty years ago no CBC reporter stalked Parliament Hill, a decision made so that CBC wouldn't be seen as supporting the government that created it. The legendary Norman DePoe was CBC's first star reporter, whose televised tangles with John Diefenbaker presaged a half-century of tension between the CBC and the government of the day, Liberal or Conservative.

  • 2002
  • 00:55:29
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
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