In this episode, Pierre Donais welcomes Anne Minh Thu Quach, the NDP MP for the Quebec riding of Beauharnois—Salaberry.
Elected as an NDP MP on May 2, 2011, Anne Minh Thu Quach, who is of Vietnamese descent, was born in 1982, in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, a suburb of Montreal’s South Shore. She studied health sciences and earned a Bachelor’s degree in secondary education from the Université de Sherbrooke in 2005. Before entering politics, she worked as a teacher at the Vallée-des-Tisserands school board. Anne speaks French, English and Vietnamese.
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.