Opposition parties want the Couillard government to hit reset on its $5.9-billion light rail project after a report by the province’s environmental assessment agency (BAPE) blasted the project Friday. 345 more words
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It seemed like a big deal at the time this past week, when Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau refused to answer a question in English posed by an anglophone at a town hall meeting in Sherbrooke, Quebec. 420 more words
Gouin MNA Françoise David, the co-spokesperson for the left-wing Québec solidaire party, is to announce Thursday she is retiring from politics.
David, who had already indicated she was reflecting on her future and said she would clarify things early in 2017, has called the media to a 10:30 a.m. 156 more words
The Parti Quebecois leader wants English CEGEPs and universities to beef up their French by adding, among other things, a mandatory French language exit exam. 392 more words
QUEBEC — Jean-François Lisée says if elected a Parti Québécois government would launch a fresh wave of economic nationalism using all the levers Quebec has to protect the province’s economy from the arrival of Donald Trump. 1,208 more words