New allegations rock Parliament Hill, but, this time, it hits the NDP. MP Erin Weir has lost his critic role pending an independent investigation, but remains a caucus member. The following MPs discuss how to keep the balance between protecting victims and respecting the principle of presumption of innocence of persons against whom allegations have been made: Steve MacKinnon (Liberal Party), Alupa Clarke (Conservative Party), Anne Minh-Thu Quach (NDP), and Gabriel Ste-Marie (Bloc Québécois).
Reporters Manon Cornellier (Le Devoir) and Joël-Denis Bellavance (La Presse) analyze the week’s major issues.
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.