‘We are not opening the Constitution’: Trudeau pans Quebec’s plans

As Premier Philippe Couillard kicks off a renewed discussion about Quebec signing on to the 1982 Constitution, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wants no part of it.

“You know my views on the Constitution,” Trudeau told reporters in French on Thursday morning in Ottawa. “We are not opening the Constitution.”

‘Quebec has changed’: Time is right to reopen constitutional debate, Philippe Couillard says

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says the time is right to reopen the constitutional debate in the hopes of having the province’s distinct character officially recognized.