After being pressured for weeks about the management of his personal finances, the federal finance minister announced that he would be putting his assets into a blind trust and divesting himself of shares in his family business, Morneau Shepell. Pierre Donais discusses this topic with the following MPs : Joël Lightbound (Liberal Party), Jacques Gourde (Conservative Party), François Choquette (NDP) and Mario Beaulieu (Bloc Québécois). Reporters Manon Cornellier and Joël-Denis Bellavance review the week’s developments in Parliament.
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.