In this episode, Pierre speaks with Aurélien Gill, the Liberal senator for the senatorial division of Wellington, Quebec. Mr. Gill was appointed to the Senate in 1998 by Prime Minister Jean Chrétien. A well-known Aboriginal businessman, senator Gill is a tireless community advocate and an ardent defender of Canada’s Aboriginal peoples. He introduced a private member’s bill (Bill S-234) to establish an Assembly of the Aboriginal Peoples of Canada and an Executive Council.
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.