Gilles Taillon

Tête à Tête

Gilles Taillon

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 Gilles Taillon. Mr. Taillon made a name for himself in Quebec as president of the Conseil du Patronat du Québec, a post he held from 1986 to 2006. During the last Quebec provincial election, he ran for the Action démocratique du Québec and won in the riding of Chauveau. Today, he is the official opposition’s finance critic and chair of the Committee on Public Administration.


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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.