In this episode, Pierre Donais sits down with Liberal Senator Marie Poulin. Trained as a lawyer, Liberal Senator Marie Poulin, who represents northern Ontario, was appointed to the Upper House by Prime Minister Jean Chrétien. Before her appointment to the Senate, Senator Poulin was a deputy minister with the Government of Canada and a senior broadcasting executive, and president of the Liberal Party of Canada. She was the first woman to chair the Senate Liberal caucus and the first senator to chair the Liberal caucus of Northern Ontario.
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.