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Philippe Couillard: Michigan Airport Attack Cannot Be Disconnected 'From Islam In General'

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says Muslims also have a responsibility in the fight against terrorism. Couillard says the stabbing of a police officer at the...

Philippe Couillard: Quebec Will Never Dump Its Carbon System For A National Plan

QUÉBEC CITY – Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says there is absolutely no way his province will ditch its cap and trade system in favour of...

The Case For Publicly Funded Home And Long-Term Care

After a long career of research in health services for older people, I became minister of health and social services in 2012 in the minority...

Esteban Torres Charged With Assaulting Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard

MONTREAL — A man was charged Friday with assault with a weapon after someone threw an object at Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard as he attended...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard Rushed Away From Orlando Shooting Vigil After Disruption

Premier Philippe Couillard was rushed away by police after a disruption during a vigil for the victims of the Orlando mass shooting in Montreal's gay...

No Community Should Have To Publicly Denounce Extremism

This occurred as incoming Premier Pauline Marois was partway through her victory speech. The assailant, Richard Henry Bain, was charged with first-degree murder in the...

Péladeau's Resignation Is Another Nail On The Coffin For Separatism

Whatever tendrils of separatist legitimacy Pauline Marois clung to, Péladeau had none of this and no tint of history will paint him as a champion...

Philippe Couillard: Liberals Won't Get Free Vote On Long-Gun Registry

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says there will be no free vote for his Liberals when the legislature eventually votes on whether to adopt a bill...

Ban Ki-moon Lauds Canada's Response To Syrian Refugee Crisis

The secretary general is scheduled to visit the offices of the International Civil Aviation Organization this afternoon and meet with Premier Philippe Couillard tonight. On...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard Shuffles Cabinet For 1st Time Since 2014

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard is holding steady in the key finance and health portfolios in his first cabinet shuffle since being elected in 2014. Carlos...

Pierre Karl Peladeau Looks To Consolidate Position As PQ Leader In 2016

Sensing what he believes is a shift in the electorate away from sovereignty, leader Francois Legault has promised Quebecers a new "Quebec nationalism" with which...

Philippe Couillard, Quebec Premier, Says Democracies In A 'State Of War ...

CTV NewsPARIS — Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says democracies are in a "state of war" against terrorism. He made the remarks Saturday after meeting with...

Philippe Couillard, Quebec Premier, Given 24 Hours By Native Group To Hold Meeting

CBC.caGhislain Picard, chief of the Assembly of the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador told reporters he gave Premier Philippe Couillard 24 hours to meet...

Phillipe Couillard: Trudeau's Win Means Questions For Sovereignty Movement

MONTREAL — The leadership of Quebec's independence movement needs to ask itself some tough questions after the election of a majority of federal Liberals in...

Gaetan Barrette Weight Loss: Quebec Health Minister's Progress Is Stunning

Former Parti Québécois leader Pauline Marois took a less-than-veiled one when he was a candidate for the Coalition Avenir Québec (CAQ) in 2012. And last...

Kathleen Wynne, Philippe Couillard Criticize Mulcair's Senate Plans

Wynne said she was on the same page as Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard, with whom she shared a podium following a joint cabinet meeting in...

Philippe Couillard, Quebec Premier, To Sponsor Syrian Refugee Family

QUEBEC — Premier Philippe Couillard is going to sponsor a Syrian refugee family with the help of other people in his riding north of Quebec...

Energy East Pipeline Has Little Economic Value For Quebec, Premier Philippe ...

Calgary HeraldNEW YORK, N.Y. - Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says he doesn't see much economic value for his province in a proposed pipeline that would...

Philippe Couillard Not Pleased With Montreal Cops' Wearing Camouflage Pants ...

QUEBEC - Premier Philippe Couillard said his government plans to take measures to ensure Montreal police officers wear their uniforms after many donned camouflage pants...

Philippe Couillard Invites Pope Francis To Montreal's 375th Birthday In 2017

VATICAN CITY - Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard met briefly with Pope Francis on Wednesday and invited the pontiff to Montreal to attend the city's 375th-anniversary...

Philippe Couillard: Ex-Premiers' Perks Too High, Too Lavish

National PostPremier Philippe Couillard said Wednesday that premiers who leave office are given too many perks for too long a period. He said he is...

PQ Leadership Race Down To Three Candidates After Pierre Cere Withdraws

The third candidate, Pierre Karl Peladeau, is the front-runner to succeed Pauline Marois as party leader. Last week, Cere accused Peladeau of using angry words...

Philippe Couillard Drops Tax Credit Benefiting PKP's Fiancee

QUEBEC - Premier Philippe Couillard is defending a decision to nix a tax credit that benefited a TV production company owned by the fiancee of...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard To Proceed With Northern Development

MONTREAL - Premier Philippe Couillard is proceeding with plans to develop the northern area of Quebec but they will be less ambitious than those of...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard To Cirque Du Soleil: Please Stay In Montreal

CBC.caQUEBEC - Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard has appealed to the founder of the Cirque du soleil to keep its head office in Montreal. Couillard told...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard Says He Won't Restrict Abortion Access

QUEBEC - The Quebec government will not limit access to abortion clinics, Premier Philippe Couillard repeated several times on Wednesday. Montreal Le Devoir reported that...

Philippe Couillard Defends Lucien Bouchard's $500000 Contract

Montreal GazettePARIS - Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard is defending his government's decision to award a $500,000 contract that will see former premier Lucien Bouchard act...

Philippe Couillard, Kathleen Wynne Warn Not To Write Off Central Canada

Ottawa Citizen Premier Philippe Couillard says he remembers when Robert Bourassa and David Peterson had a close bond and acted "as a block of influence" in...

Philippe Couillard Condemns Soldier Attacks In Ottawa, St-Jean-Sur-Richelieu

CTV News . CBC. Posted: 10/23/2014 10:24 am EDT Updated: 5 hours ago. PHILLIPE COUILLARD. Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard makes a statement in regarding the shooting...

Pierre Karl Peladeau Will Put Quebecor Shares In Blind Trust If He Becomes PQ ...

Macleans.ca Peladeau took aim at the "extreme partisanship" of Francois Legault's party. "Under the law, which I scrupulously respect, I do not have to choose between...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard Backs Iraq Combat Mission

CTV News Couillard says Canada must live up to its obligations and called ISIL a movement that has drawn international condemnation. He said the group represents...

Philippe Couillard Says Constitution Not Quebec's Top Priority

TheChronicleHerald.ca ST-TITE, Que. - Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard is now downplaying his desire to have Quebec sign the Canadian Constitution. A day after suggesting he'd like...

Philippe Couillard Wants Quebec To Sign Constitution By 2017

QUEBEC - Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard took advantage of a public appearance with Prime Minister Stephen Harper to reiterate his wish for the province to...

Quebec Constitutional Talks Not On Table At Premiers' Meeting

The meeting, which officially started today, includes Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard, whose federalist Liberal party defeated the separatist Parti Quebecois in April. Clark says she...

Wynne, Couillard Urge Feds To Hike Infrastructure Funding

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and Quebec's Philippe Couillard say they are looking for improved and stable funding that allows provinces to determine their own infrastructure...

Harper in Quebec: It's Now or Never

Ask Gilles Duceppe or Pauline Marois, they likely have a lot to say about the subject. Inspired by its latin-christian roots, Quebec also loves to...

Jean Charest On Running For Federal Tories: 'Never Say Never'

Finnerty asked Charest, who was defeated by former Parti Quebecois leader Pauline Marois in 2012, if he might jump back into politics. "No, I don't…Well,...

Lac-Mégantic Residents Allege Pressure To Sell Their Homes

Property owners in Lac-Mégantic's red zone say they are being pressured to sell their homes immediately, Radio-Canada is reporting. The zone was the area hardest...

Canadian Consul-General's Home In Miami For Sale (PHOTOS)

<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2012/09/06/pauline-marois-castle-la-closerie_n_1861365.html" target="_hplink">Known as La Closerie, the 12,000 square foot, seven bedroom mansion on Île Bizard near Montreal was sold in early 2012 by Marois...

Quebec Election 2014: Philippe Couillard Hammers PQ On Sovereignty Threat

National Post MONTREAL - Liberal Leader Philippe Couillard says he will make it plain during a leaders debate this week that Quebecers are facing two stark...

Pauline Marois Death Threats Allegedly Made By YouTube User, Man Arrested

TROIS-RIVIERES, Que. - A man was arraigned on Monday on charges of uttering death threats against Parti Quebecois Leader Pauline Marois. Quebec provincial police said...

Francois Legault, Coalition Leader, Says He Has Strong Team For Quebec Vote

MONTREAL - Much has changed since Francois Legault's Coalition for Quebec's Future was seen as a possible game-changer before the 2012 provincial election. That's when...