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 Lucie Pépin, the Liberal senator for the senatorial division of Chaouinigane, Quebec. Ms. Pépin was appointed to the Senate in 1997 by Prime Minister Jean Chrétien. Ms. Pépin studied to become a registered nurse specializing in obstetrics and gynecology. In the early years of her professional life, she focused mainly on women’s health, which led her to devote the rest of her career to promoting social justice and human rights.
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.