Montreal (Qc) CANADA - File Photo - Jan 1996 -
Lucien Bouchard, Leader Parti Quebecois (from Jan 29, 1996 to March 2, 2001). seen in a file photo with Francine Simard
After the Yes side lost the 1995 referendum, Parizeau resigned as Quebec premier. Bouchard resigned his seat in Parliament in 1996, and became the leader of the Parti QuÈbÈcois and premier of Quebec.
On the matter of sovereignty, while in office, he stated that no new...more »