In this episode, Pierre Donais welcomes Louis Plamondon. Louis Plamondon currently sits in the House of Commons as Bloc Quebecois MP for the riding of Bas-Richelieu—Nicolet—Bécancour. He first served as a Progressive Conservative MP from 1984 to 1990, the year in which he joined the Bloc Quebecois caucus after having sat as an independent for several months. He is the Dean of the House, the longest-serving current member of the House of Commons as well as the current interim parliamentary leader of the Bloc Québécois. He is the brother of famed Quebec lyricist Luc Plamondon.
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.