Jean-Yves Lortie says he spent $500,000 to bring planes full of delegates to vote against former PC leader
Jun 11, 2014
‘I don’t accept having helicopter jailbreaks from Quebec prisons,’ a frustrated Premier Philippe Couillard says
Jun 11, 2014
Ernest Murray tells corruption commission that in 2008 he approached engineering firm Roche to obtain political contributions
Jun 09, 2014
The Bill was adopted by a wide margin Thursday afternoon with support from all parties in the National Assembly
Jun 05, 2014
Quebec Liberal government is proposing an ambitious belt-tightening program to achieve a balanced budget in two years
Jun 04, 2014
With no action to reduce spending and counter decreased revenues, the projected deficit would jump to more than $5-billion, says Quebec’s Auditor-General
Jun 03, 2014
Rude gesture follows warm welcome for Pierre Karl Péladeau recovering from bike crash
May 26, 2014
After a humiliating defeat in April’s provincial election, the Bloc must choose between two leadership candidates who personify the two sides of the issue
May 25, 2014
Premier says goal is to reduce tax burden on middle-class families
May 21, 2014
Ottawa’s decision to set up a national markets regulator drew strong opposition from the province, but provincial Finance Minister says he’s open to finding a solution
May 20, 2014
Rhéal Séguin is a journalist and political scientist. Born and educated in southern Ontario, he completed his undergraduate degree in political science at York University and a master's degree in political science at the Université du Québec à Montréal.
Rhéal has practised journalism since 1978, first with Radio-Canada in radio and television and then with CBC Radio. He joined the Globe and Mail in Quebec City in 1990.
He has covered Quebec politics extensively since 1988, experiencing first-hand the debates involving Quebec's political future that included the 1992 and 1995 referendums; the rise and fall of the Bloc Québécois on the federal level; as well as several provincial and federal elections.