Premier Couillard to hire English liaison to his office

“Premier Philippe Couillard said he is working towards hiring someone to his office who will inform his government about anglophone affairs.”

Since an early November meeting with the QCGN, the possibility of hiring an official liaison between Couillard’s government and the English-speaking community seems very likely. The premier hasn’t announced a hire yet, and isn’t dropping any hints about potential candidates for the job.

Geoffrey Chambers, VP of the QCGN, was interviewed to explain how this solution could allow the government to make sure the English-speaking communities’ histories and needs are respected. He says the community won’t complain about not getting further steps in the dialogue process, just as long as step one is on the table.

Read more in the Global Montreal article