In this episode, Pierre Donais interviews Réal Ménard.
Réal Ménard was elected mayor of the borough of Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve as a member of the Vision Montréal party during a municipal election held on November 1, 2009. Prior to entering municipal politics, Mr. Ménard spent 16 years as the Bloc Québécois MP for the federal riding of Hochelaga.
In 1995, Mr. Ménard became the first parliamentarian to table an anti-gang bill in the House of Commons.
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.