February 21, 2017

Revue Politique

February 21, 2017

Ottawa authorities are concerned by hundreds of illegal Manitoba-US and Quebec-US border-crossings. Opposition urges the government to take more action.

Immigration lawyer Stéphane Handfield expounds upon the Safe Third Country Agreement, in force since 2004, in the context of the new American Administration immigration policies.

Pierre Donais welcomes the following MPs to discuss this issue: Francis Scarpaleggia (Liberal Party), Jacques Gourde (Conservative Party), Anne Minh-Thu Quach (NDP), and Gabriel Ste-Marie (Bloc Québécois).

The Canadian Muslim Forum entreats the House of Commons to pass the anti-Islamophobia Motion. Its representative Samah Jebbari explains the reasons for the support.


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Pierre Donais

Drawing on four decades of radio and TV experience, Pierre has a reputation for being as personable as he is astute. He joined CPAC in 2003 to host Revue Politique, a nightly review of the day’s politics for Francophone viewers. He also delves into the personal with guests on Tête à Tête. A former anchor and journalist at TQS and Télémédia CIMF-FM in Outaouais, Pierre also served as radio host and station manager. He has recently completed his Master’s degree in law at the University of Ottawa.