Clément Richard

Tête à Tête

Clément Richard

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 Clément Richard. Trained as a lawyer, Mr. Richard was a member of the Quebec government when he was a Parti Québécois MNA from 1976 to 1985. He was speaker of the province’s National Assembly from 1976 to 1980, Communications minister from 1980 to 1981, and Cultural Affairs minister from 1981 to 1985. He also sponsored Quebec’s law on national museums.


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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.