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The Jas Johal Show

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The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

Location:

United States

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The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Full Show: Extreme intoxication now valid defence for violent crime in Canada, No quick fix for long lines at the airport & The Wrap!

5/13/2022
Canada’s Supreme Court says extreme intoxication a valid defence in murders, sex assaults Ravi Hira, partner at Hira Rowan LLP, former Crown Counsel says we won't see an increase in defense lawyers using extreme intoxication as a valid defense BC Liberals call for public funding of in-vitro fertilization Kevin Falcon, BC Liberal MLA for Vancouver-Quilchena, leader of the BC Liberals discusses the importance of public funding for in-vitro fertilization procedures City of Burnaby to hold open...

Duration:01:17:54

The Wrap: The death of the iPod, calling a man "bald" is now considered sexual harassment in the UK and No Country for Dirty Old Men

5/13/2022
On The Wrap this week: Leah Holiove, TV Reporter and Radio Host Sarah Daniels, Real estate agent in South Surrey; author and broadcaster See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:22:20

No quick fix to long security lineups at YVR, airport says

5/13/2022
Claire Newell, President of Travel Best Bets says it may take up to one year before we see typical airport and passport wait times. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:13:02

City of Burnaby to hold open houses at Cooling Centres to teach public on how they can stay safe in the heat

5/13/2022
Another heat dome on the way? David Critchley, General Manager of Community Safety, City of Burnaby. discusses how the city is preparing for more extraordinarily warm weather this summer. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:59

BC Liberals call for public funding of in-vitro fertilization

5/13/2022
Kevin Falcon, BC Liberal MLA for Vancouver-Quilchena, leader of the BC Liberals discusses the importance of public funding for in-vitro fertilization procedures See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:15

Canada’s Supreme Court says extreme intoxication a valid defence in murders, sex assaults

5/13/2022
Ravi Hira, partner at Hira Rowan LLP, former Crown Counsel says we won't see an increase in defense lawyers using extreme intoxication as a valid defense See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:04

The Full Show: B.C.'s we spring leads to concerns for those communities hit hard by last years floods, The Jas Johal Show Political Forum and an update on Site C!

5/12/2022
BC’s cold and wet spring leading to flooding concerns for several communities Henry Braun, Mayor of Abbotsford discusses the challenges the wet Spring weather may bring for the community of Abbotsford. Spencer Coyne, Mayor of Princeton discusses how the rebuild process is coming along after last years floods. Plus, what the community is expecting throughout the wet Spring weather. Astronomers share 1st photo of ‘gargantuan black hole’ at the centre of our galaxy! Dr. Douglas Scott, Professor...

Duration:01:03:42

Happy Birthday Jas Johal!

5/12/2022
It's Jas' birthday and Jawn Jang & Ryan Lehal thought we should celebrate! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:03:02

Langley City Council issue a motion of censure and sanction against Mayor Val van den Broek

5/12/2022
Val van den Broek, Mayor of the City of Langley responds as Langley City Council issue a motion of censure and sanction against the Mayor See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:06

Premier Horgan says Site C is in “the best interest of British Columbia” after recent visit to controversial project

5/12/2022
Keith Baldrey, Global BC’s Legislative Bureau Chief and Vaughn Palmer, columnist for the Vancouver Sun discuss Premier John Horgan's surprise visit to the Site C Dam See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:40

The Jas Johal Show Political Forum: Density in Vancouver and the Broadway Corridor Plan & B.C. Nurses make their voice heard at the legislature

5/12/2022
On the Political Forum this week Sandy Garossino - Former Crown Prosecutor and Columnist with the National Observer Stephen Smart - Western Canada General Manager for Hill and Knowlton Strategies, Former Legislative Bureau Chief for CBC & Former Press Secretary to the Premier of B.C. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:16:24

Astronomers share 1st photo of ‘gargantuan black hole’ at the centre of our galaxy!

5/12/2022
Dr. Douglas Scott, Professor of Physics and Astronomy at the University of British Columbia discusses the first ever photo of a black hole at the centre of our galaxy See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:55

BC’s cold and wet spring leading to flooding concerns for several communities

5/12/2022
Spencer Coyne, Mayor of Princeton discusses how the rebuild process is coming along after last years floods. Plus, what the community is expecting throughout the wet Spring weather. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:31

BC’s cold and wet spring leading to flooding concerns for several communities

5/12/2022
Henry Braun, Mayor of Abbotsford discusses the challenges the wet Spring weather may bring for the community of Abbotsford. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:20

The Full Show: U.S. Senate rejects Women's Health Protection Act, will cutting gas tax help B.C, drivers? and reexamining the Broadway Corridor plan

5/11/2022
U.S. Senate rejects Women's Health Protection Act aimed at preserving access to abortion Janet Rutledge, MLA for Burnaby North and founding member of Every Woman's Health Centre discusses where the status of the conversation surrounding abortion in Canada. Plus, your calls! Do you think the Senate’s decision will have an impact on Canada? Will cutting gas tax lead to lower fuel costs in BC? Peter Milobar, Liberal MLA for Kamloops-North Thompson region and ​​the Official Opposition Critic for...

Duration:01:13:14

How is BC preparing for the arrival of Ukrainian Refugees?

5/11/2022
Chris Friesen, Chief Operating Officer of the Immigrant Services Society of BC discusses how B.C, is preparing for the first arrival of Ukrainian refugees. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:13:27

After making WHL history, Vancouver Giants fully embrace underdog mentality against Kamloops Blazers

5/11/2022
It’s a great time to be a hockey fan with the NHL playoffs providing so much drama through the first round. And even though the Canucks didn’t qualify, that doesn’t mean you can’t see post-season hockey in the Lower Mainland! Our show contributor Jawn Jang joins us now to tell us more about a cinderella run happening in our own backyard. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:53

Does the Broadway Corridor Plan need to be amended?

5/11/2022
Michael Geller, Retired Architect, Planning and Real Estate Consultant examines the Broadway Corridor Plan and how the city of Vancouver has changed over the years See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:24

Will cutting gas tax lead to lower fuel costs in BC?

5/11/2022
Peter Milobar, Liberal MLA for Kamloops-North Thompson region and ​​the Official Opposition Critic for Finance discusses the current gas price situation in British Columbia. Plus, your calls! Should the province cut the gas tax? What do you think needs to be done to curb the skyrocketing gas prices? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:43

U.S. Senate rejects Women's Health Protection Act aimed at preserving access to abortion

5/11/2022
Janet Rutledge, MLA for Burnaby North and founding member of Every Woman's Health Centre discusses where the status of the conversation surrounding abortion in Canada. Plus, your calls! Do you think the Senate’s decision will have an impact on Canada? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:25:09