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Rhéal Séguin

Rhéal Séguin
Quebec City political correspondent

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.

Latest articles
Canada
Quebec City mosque leader has ‘pity’ for man accused in attack
Reuters
Canada
Mourners pay tribute to Quebec mosque attack victims with calls for solidarity
AFP/Getty Images
Suspect in Quebec City mosque attack charged with six counts of murder
AFP/Getty Images
Six dead, several wounded in ‘terrorist attack’ at Quebec City mosque
Quebec fixer takes credit for Clark ouster, 1981 PQ win
Reuters
Quebec orders internal probe after trio’s helicopter jailbreak
THE CANADIAN PRESS
Staffer in Marois’s riding admits soliciting $10,000 in illegal funds
The Canadian Press
Quebec first province to adopt right-to-die legislation
The Globe and Mail
Quebec Liberals put freeze on public sector, slash tax credits in budget
THE CANADIAN PRESS
PQ made ‘unreasonable’ forecasts in projecting balanced budget, auditor says
REUTERS
Liberal MNA gives PQ the finger in National Assembly
THE CANADIAN PRESS
QUEBEC
Sovereignty movement at a crossroads in wake of election
THE CANADIAN PRESS
Couillard cuts social programs, warns of tough times ahead for Quebec
REUTERS
Oliver sees chance for economic reform in Quebec’s new government
THE CANADIAN PRESS
Court documents allege two Quebec Liberals received illegal funding in 2008
Couillard pushes plan to wipe out deficit by 2016
THE CANADIAN PRESS
Couillard takes aim at rising deficit with austerity measures
THE CANADIAN PRESS
Couillard looks to political rookies to give Quebec cabinet fresh start
Fresh faces expected in Couillard’s Quebec cabinet
THE CANADIAN PRESS
PM to meet new Quebec premier in courtesy call
The Canadian Press