Don Newman

Chairman of Canada 2020, Senior Columnist with ipolitics.ca
Don Newman is chairman of Canada 2020 and Senior Columnist with ipolitics.ca. Over his forty year career in journalism, Newman has served as foreign correspondent and Parliamentary Editor at the CBC. He was former host of the daily news program Politics and reported special live broadcasts on CBC Television News. Mr. Newman was named to the Order of Canada in 1999 and received the 2005 Hyman Solomon award for Public Policy Journalism. He is also a recipient of a Gemini award for public affairs broadcasting, the Parliamentary Press Gallery’s Charles Lynch Award as well as honorary degrees from both Queen’s and Winnipeg universities.

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