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 Liberal senator Serge Joyal. Trained as a lawyer, Mr. Joyal was first elected to the House of Commons in 1974 as the Liberal MP for Maisonneuve–Rosemont, Que. He was subsequently re-elected in 1979 and again in 1980. After holding various positions within the federal government, he was sworn in as a senator in 1997. An arts and culture enthusiast, Mr. Joyal has been involved with numerous cultural organizations across the country over the years.
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.