Pierrette Ringuette

Tête à Tête

Pierrette Ringuette

In this episode, Pierre Donais sits down with Liberal Senator Pierrette Ringuette.
In the course of her political career, Senator Pierrette Ringuette has made a name for herself by becoming the first French-speaking woman to be elected to the New Brunswick Legislative Assembly, in 1987. In 1993, she switched to federal politics and became the first woman from New Brunswick to be elected to the House of Commons. She represented the constituents of Madawaska-Victoria from 1993 to 1997.

About

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Pierre Donais

LL.L, LL.M
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.