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  • Angelica Montgomery

    Quebec City Bureau Chief

 

Rookie Anglo MNA sets up shop

When David Birnbaum started setting up his sunny first-floor office at the National Assembly, he sought out a Canadian flag to sit in the corner across from Quebec's Fleurdilisé. Read more...

PQ unimpressed with English in budget speech

The Parti Quebecois' language critic Maka Kotto is unhappy with the Quebec finance minister's "bilingual" budget speech. Read more...

Fixing OQLF could take years

The head of the Office Quebecois de la Langue Française (OQLF) says reworking the organization after Pastagate could take years, and that the new triage system for complaints is still in the process of being implemented, despite having been announced more than a year ago. Read more...

Boisclair was making $175k to work three days a week

The Liberals say they've given André Boisclair a second job because the public was paying him a fulltime salary to work only three days a week. Read more...

PKP says no need to put stocks in blind trust

Pierre Karl Péladeau says his campaign pledge to put his holdings in a blind trust does not apply because he did not become a member of cabinet. Read more...

Liberals want to turn Quebec into Alberta, says PQ

The Parti Quebecois is accusing the Liberals of wanting to turn the province into Alberta. Read more...

Staggering poll has youth, sovereigntists turning away from PQ

A new poll from CROP, published in La Presse newspaper, has more sour news for the Parti Quebecois. Read more...

Premier on police protest: "There can not be a double standard"

Quebec city politicians are questioning the Montreal police force's decision not to crack down on a union protest held in front of city hall yesterday, where some participants set fire to garbage in the middle of the street and sprayed the city hall with water. Read more...

Trois-Rivières hospital to buy electronic bracelets for newborns

Trois-Rivières' regional hospital will dig into its pockets to buy an electronic bracelet system to prevent newborns from being stolen away from their parents. Read more...

Quebec city mayor pleads for more bilingualism

Quebec city's mayor Regis Labeaume says a lack of bilingualism in his municipality is causing headaches for employers, and he says the education system is not doing a proper job. Read more...

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