Michel Gauthier

Tête à Tête

Michel Gauthier

The Revue Politique “Tête à Tête” series delves into the lives of newsmakers, movers and shakers. In these in-depth and personal conversations, Pierre Donais sits down with guests to discuss their life experiences and to reveal what drives them today.

In this episode, Pierre speaks with Michel Gauthier, Bloc Québécois MP for the Quebec riding of Roberval-Lac Saint-Jean, Que. On March 28, 2007, Mr. Gauthier announced that he would retire from politics at the end of the parliamentary session.

In this interview, he looks back on his political career, which started in 1981 in the Quebec National Assembly when he was the Parti Québécois MP for the riding of Roberval. He also talks about plans to embark on a media career upon leaving the federal political scene.


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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.