January 31, 2018

Revue Politique

January 31, 2018

Sexual harassment and misconduct claims continue to wreak havoc on the political scene. Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer has launched an independent investigation into why former MP Rick Dykstra was allowed to run in the 2015 federal election despite sexual assault allegations.

The following MPs discuss possible ways and means to improve the atmosphere on the Hill: Mona Fortier (Liberal Party), Joël Godin (Conservative Party), Karine Trudel (NDP), and Monique Pauzé (Bloc Québécois).

Pierre Donais welcomes Greenpeace’s Patrick Bonin, who explains why he is pleased with the new restrictions on the Trans Mountain pipeline project by British Columbia.

One day after US President Trump’s first State of the Union address, what are its key points? What has been the impact of Democrat Joseph Kennedy III’s response to the speech?


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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.