Philippe Couillard

Type: Person
Name: Philippe Couillard
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Lévis by-election seen as “test” for Liberal government

QUEBEC CITY – Voters in Lévis, on the south-shore of Quebec City, are getting their first chance to pass judgement on the new Liberal government. Lévis has been without an MNA since August, when CAQ star Christian Dubé left his seat to accept a senior ... [Published Global News Canada - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

Union protest against pension reforms draws large crowd in Montreal

, EDT.MONTREAL - Thousands marched through downtown Montreal on Saturday to denounce the Quebec government's planned pension reforms for municipal workers.The rally, which spanned several street lengths, was organized by union groups opposed to the c ... [Published 580 CFRA - Sep 20 2014]
Entities: Montreal, Reformism, Protest
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

Quebec separatists, disappointed but ever optimistic, put positive spin on Scotland independence loss

MONTREAL — Quebec separatists have never been good at taking “No” for an answer. When they lost the 1980 referendum, the message they took away was “until next time.” When they lost again in 1995, they soon persuaded themselves victory had been “stolen” ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
Entities: Quebec, Scotland, Referendum
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Quebec to rehaul health care system, eliminate thousands of jobs

Radio-Canada has learned that the Quebec government plans to eliminate thousands of jobs and an entire layer of bureaucracy in the health care system as it tries to balance its budget within the next two years.The restructuring of the health care system ... [Published CBC - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 3 reports

Separatists come home with lessons

MONTREAL — The Scottish might have narrowly rejected independence, but Quebec separatists took home some lessons nonetheless.Parti Quebecois' Martine Ouellet was one of the handful of separatist politicians who travelled to Scotland to witness the vo ... [Published Woodstock Sentinel-Review - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

RAW: Saganash's emotional plea for inquiry

Quebec NDP MP Romeo Saganash makes an emotional plea Friday for a federal inquiry into missing and murdered indigenous women to kick off a debate in the House of Commons.Now Playing on CBC Radio RefreshCBC Radio OneListen Live Ottawa changeNow Pla ... [Published CBC - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Philippe Couillard says Quebec-Scotland vote comparisons 'risky' - Politics

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says Scotland's referendum was an example of the same kind of "healthy" tension that exists in Quebec's democracy, but the comparisons stop there, as federal politicians from John Baird to Stéphane Dion welcomed the defeat ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

A short Quebec honeymoon for Couillard

If Parliament’s return in Ottawa this week has the makings of an electoral campaign kickoff, the National Assembly’s return in Quebec resembles the end of a very short honeymoon for the province’s Liberal government. While June’s austerity budget hinted ... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Gaétan Barrette may introduce special law to end medical pay dispute

Health Minister Gaétan Barrette is preparing to table a special law that would impose a contract on the provinces' medical specialists.Barrette said the Liberal government has agreed on the main points of the law.In an appearance on CBC Radio's Daybreak ... [Published CBC Hamilton - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Couillard suspects bureaucrats behind leaks

General Sources Wednesday 17th September, 2014Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard responds to opposition questions as the legislature reconvenes for its fall session, Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at the legislature in Quebec City.Read more ... [Published Canada Standard - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 4 reports

Plans to cut parental programs draw scorn in Quebec

The Globe and Mail Wednesday 17th September, 2014Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard responds to Opposition questions as the legislature reconvenes for its fall session, Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at the legislature in Quebec City. (Jacques Boissinot/THE ... [Published Canada Standard - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Cutting parental leave on the table as Liberals seek to balance budget

Parental leave was among the cuts the Liberal government are pondering as the National Assembly’s fall session began Tuesday.The government won't confirm or deny a report that it may cut the parental leave program from the current 12-month average off ... [Published CTV News - Sep 16 2014]

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"what about jobs? what about the economy? what about public finances? what about the kind of society that we want to live in? i'm not hearing anything about that. i'm only hearing discussions and infighting among various factions and mainly around the mechanics of a referendum" said Couillard

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Lévis by-election seen as “test” for Liberal go... [Published Global News Canada - 14 hours ago]
Union protest against pension reforms draws lar... [Published 580 CFRA - Sep 20 2014]
Pension protest brings out thousands in Montreal [Published Huffington Post Canada - Sep 20 2014]
Parizeau says Quebec sovereigntists ‘stand befo... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 20 2014]
Gov. Peter Shumlin’s public appearance schedule... [Published VTDigger.org - Sep 20 2014]
Quebec separatists, disappointed but ever optim... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
Parti Québécois disappointed with Scottish refe... [Published Global News Canada - Sep 19 2014]
RAW: Saganash's emotional plea for inquiry [Published CBC - Sep 19 2014]
Philippe Couillard says Quebec-Scotland vote co... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 19 2014]
Separatists come home with lessons [Published Woodstock Sentinel-Review - Sep 19 2014]
Quebec Premier congratulates Scotland on unity ... [Published CTV News - Sep 19 2014]
Quebec premier, federal politicians welcome Sco... [Published CBC Hamilton - Sep 19 2014]
A short Quebec honeymoon for Couillard [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 19 2014]
Quebec to rehaul health care system, eliminate ... [Published CBC - Sep 18 2014]
Parti Québécois hopes Scotland will vote ‘yes’ [Published Global News Canada - Sep 18 2014]
Gaétan Barrette may introduce special law to en... [Published CBC Hamilton - Sep 18 2014]
Quebec Libs deplore PQ presence in Scotland [Published Sun News - Sep 18 2014]
Medical specialists accuse health minister of l... [Published CTV News - Sep 17 2014]
Couillard suspects bureaucrats behind leaks [Published Canada Standard - Sep 17 2014]
Plans to cut parental programs draw scorn in Qu... [Published Canada Standard - Sep 17 2014]
Plans to cut parental programs draw scorn in Qu... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 17 2014]
Plans to cut parental programs draw scorn in Qu... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 17 2014]
Quebec premier annoyed about leaks of possible ... [Published Global News Canada - Sep 16 2014]
Cutting parental leave on the table as Liberals... [Published CTV News - Sep 16 2014]
Will Canada finally get a chance at an energy s... [Published Environmental Defence - Sep 15 2014]
Quebec separatists seek independence inspiration [Published Edinburgh Evening News - Sep 15 2014]
Scotland, Quebec, Catalonia – the unity case ne... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 15 2014]
Pension protest greets Philippe Couillard in Mo... [Published CBC - Sep 14 2014]
New methods of health funding urgently needed, ... [Published CTV News - Sep 13 2014]
Quebec could hike price of $7-per-day-daycare [Published CTV News - Sep 13 2014]
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Quebec separatists, disappointed but ever optim... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
MONTREAL — Quebec separatists have never been good at taking “No” for an answer. When they lost the 1980 referendum, the message they took away was “until next time.” When they lost again in 1995, they soon persuaded themselves victory had been “stolen” ...
Accused fraudster Arthur Porter says he’s runni... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 12 2014]
MONTREAL — Despite being locked up in a notoriously violent Panamanian jail for more than a year, Arthur Porter says he enjoys the services of a personal cook who prepares his meals, a carpenter who fashioned a bed for him that converts into a desk and ...
Accused hospital fraudster Arthur Porter takes ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 10 2014]
From his jail cell in Panama, accused hospital fraudster Arthur Porter dishes the dirt on his once-thriving political connections with Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard in a new wide-ranging memoir that is bound to incense ...
Barbara Kay: Canadian sovereigntists are more l... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 10 2014]
With polls pointing to a very close vote in Scotland’s referendum on independence, some Canadian pundits are nervously contemplating the effect on Quebec nationalism if the Yes side should win there. Logically, it should have no effect at all, for as ...
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