Health minister to announce measures to fight homelessness in Montreal

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Quebec Health Minister Danielle McCann is to announce on Thursday a series of measures to combat homelessness in the Montreal region. McCann is to hold a news conference at the old Royal Victoria Hospital at University St. and Pine Ave. On Tuesday, a temporary homeless shelter opened in the old building to accommodate those who ...

Sweeping investigation into operations at the English Montreal School Board

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Education Minister Jean-François Roberge is to make the announcement Wednesday morning at a Quebec City news conference. His decision follows a series of allegations ranging from contracts being handed out without following proper tendering procedures to news this week the chairperson of the board of the board, Angela Mancini, was found guilty of violating the ...

Locked-out ABI workers begin second year on picket line

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Shortly after the beginning of the new year, Quebec Labour Minister Jean Boulet announced that the special mediation committee he had appointed in November had failed to find any grounds for a settlement. The mediation committee, which was led by former Quebec Premier Lucien Bouchard, “came up against entrenched positions,” said Boulet, with the two ...

Premiers’ Performance: A Holly Jolly Christmas for the Premier

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Quebec and Saskatchewan Premiers Francois Legault and Scott Moe have each received an early Christmas present in the form of majority job approval ratings from their respective electorates. Legault, whose Coalition Avenir Quebec formed a majority government this past October, ends 2018 with the not-uncommon bump afforded provincial leaders early in their mandates. Six-in-ten (59%) ...

François Legault voted newsmaker of the year by francophone newsrooms

https://coalitionavenirquebec.org/en/blog/2018/12/19/francois-legault-voted-newsmaker-of-the-year-by-francophone-newsrooms/
François Legault, whose Coalition Avenir Québec won the Oct. 1 provincial election and, in doing so, broke more than 40 years of political domination by either the Liberals or Parti Québécois in Quebec, has been voted newsmaker of the year by francophone newsrooms. To read more about it, click here.

Financial assistance of 21,7 M $ for the cities of Gaspé, Matane et Sainte-Anne-des-Monts

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The Premier, François Legault confirmed the financial assistance of 21,7 M$ for the cities of Gaspé, Matane, Saint-Anne-des-Monts, and also for the work in the Rocher-Percé Regional County Municipality airports. The Premier made the announcement today in Gaspé with the minister of Transportation et MNA of Granby, François Bonnardel. The financial support will be given ...

‘Let’s be clear’: Quebec education minister says school boards will be abolished

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The Facebook post comes one day after Roberge met with representatives of the Quebec English School Boards Association (QESBA) and its French counterpart, the Fédération des commissions scolaires du Québec (FCSQ), to discuss school board reforms. To read more about it, click here.

Conversation between François Legault and Philip Authier about Canadian hockey teams

https://coalitionavenirquebec.org/en/blog/2018/12/14/discussion-between-francois-legault-and-philip-authier-about-canadian-hockey-teams/
Watch the whole interview here !  

A strenghten relationship between Québec and Newfoundland and Labrador

https://coalitionavenirquebec.org/en/blog/2018/12/12/a-strenghten-relationship-between-quebec-and-newfoundland-and-labrador/
(...) Premier Dwight Ball has been working to change relations with Quebec since he came into power, most recently discussing hydro and economic developments with new Quebec Premier Francois Legault over dinner last week. Earlier this year, a memorandum of understanding was signed between the provinces about working together to help develop mining on the Labrador ...

The Coalition Avenir Québec welcome the 75th member of parliament!

https://coalitionavenirquebec.org/en/blog/2018/12/11/the-coalition-avenir-quebec-welcome-the-75th-member-of-parliament/
Nancy Guillemette, the new MNA of Roberval, celebrated her victory surrounded by the Premier, François Legault, the minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Andrée Laforest, the MNA of Lac-St-Jean, Éric Girard, the MNA of Dubuc, François Tremblay, and a lot of supporters. « I only have one word to say: Thank you! Be certain, citizen ...