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Beauport - Limoilou
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|Updated: Nov. 7, 2008 5:00 PM EST||257/257 polls|
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Party: Bloc Québécois
Education: Earned a diploma in cinema studies from the Collège François-Xavier-Garneau and a BA from the Université du Québec à Montréal.
Career Background: Worked as tourist guide with the regional tourism society in Portneuf in 1997. In 2004, worked as an announcer for Spirit House Radio. Also was a writer for Summum magazine with Genex Communications. Was also briefly employed with the casino in Charlevoix and, in 2007, wrote a book about it entitled Les jeux sont faits: Confessions d’une ex-croupière. Self-employed forestry producer since 2001.
Community Activities: Served as a moderator of youth action group in Charlevoix in 2003. Member of a coalition against gambling in Quebec.
1800 Avenue du Vitré
Party: Conservative Party of Canada
Education: Studied gerontology, office systems technology, literature and information technology
Profession: Marketing and sales
Children: Children: Two - Mélynda and Marie-Catherine
Federal: Elected Jan. 2006 in Beauport-Limoilou.
Cabinet: Parliamentary secretary to the Prime Minister and minister for la Francophonie and Official Languages.
Committee: Member: Canadian Heritage, Offical Languages committees.
Caucus: Member of the Conservative caucus.Mailing address:
2958 rue Monseigneur Gauthier
G1E 3V2Contact information:
Party: Green Party of Canada
Education: Holds a diploma in programming as well as nursing.
Career Background: Worked in the private sector, but now works in Quebec's public service as a technician. Worked as a nurse in the 1990s
Community Activities: Active in fundraising for the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease) Society.
Party: Liberal Party of Canada
Education: BA in political science and a law degree, Laval University
Career Background: In addition to his work in the legal profession, he is the past president of the Employment Insurance Board of Referees for the Quebec regional division (Sainte-Foy district), an investment adviser and an associate professor of labour law at Université Laval.
Community Activities: Sits on a number of organizing committees and boards of directors. He is the vice-president of the Canada Day committee for the City of Quebec, which he has sat on since 1996. He has been a member of the Quebec Bar Association's committee on illegal activities, the Officers Mess of the Quebec Citadel and the Rotary Club of Quebec-Charlesbourg. In addition, he has worked on several committees for the movement Desjardins, is a member of the board of directors for la Maison de Job and a founding member of committee to help bereaved persons for the Quebec division of the Canadian Red Cross.
Federal: Defeated in Beauport-Limoilou, Jan. 2006.
Vice-president of Charlesbourg-Jacques-Cartier Federal Riding Association. Served as a legal adviser for various elections at the federal and municipal levels. Was active in NON camp in the 1995 referendum.
736 avenue Royale
Birthplace: St-Pascal, Que.
Education: Studied marketing and communications
Profession: Radio host
Marital Status: Married
Name of Spouse: Diane Brouillet
Children: Two - Nathalie and Sebastien
Party: New Democratic Party of Canada
Education: Earned a master’s degree in literature from Laval University.
Profession: Radio host, bookseller
Career Background: Hosted Salut l’Amérique, a radio show on CKIA and CKRL between 1999 and 2004. Also worked as a bookseller with Librairie Générale Française and Librairie Pantoute for nearly 10 years.
Community Activities: Adviser to the Association générale des étudiantes et étudiants du Cégep Limoilou.
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|Updated: Nov. 7, 2008, 5:00 PM EST|
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