Original air date: November 2012
In this episode, Pierre Donais welcomes Royal Galipeau. Royal Galipeau started his political career in the municipal arena in 1982 when he was elected to Gloucester City Council, in Ontario. He was elected as the Conservative MP for the riding of Ottawa Orleans in the 2006 federal election. Mr. Galipeau more than tripled his majority in the 2008 election. As an MP, he has served as Vice Chair of Standing Joint Committee on Scrutiny of Regulations and Vice Chair of the Standing Joint Committee on the Library of Parliament.
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.