Results, Ridings and Candidates
Hull - Aylmer
|Party||Candidate||Votes||Vote Share (%)||Status|
|Updated: Nov. 7, 2008 5:00 PM EST||251/251 polls|
Unofficial results were updated at the time shown following judicial recounts in six ridings. For more recent results, visit Elections Canada. The CBC does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of external sites. External links will open in a new window.View these results in the interactive map »
- Raphaël Déry
- Paul Fréchette
- Frédéric Pouyot
- Marcel Proulx (Incumbent)
- Gabriel Girard-Bernier
- Pierre Ducasse
Party: Bloc Québécois
Birthdate: July 5, 1983
Birthplace: Maniwaki, Que.
Education: Communication and law studies
Profession: Teacher of French as a second language
Marital Status: Engaged
Name of Fiancée: Isabelle N. Miron
Career Background: French teacher (Interlangues). Parliamentary assistant to the BQ MP from Terrebonne-Blainville. Chroniqueur at CPAC (Revue politique).
Community Activities: Singer in Chœur de l’Île. Administrator of Entraide-Deuil de l’Outaouais.
Provincial: Ran unsuccessfully in the riding of Hull in the 2003 Quebec provincial election.
Party: Conservative Party of Canada
Birthdate: Jan. 19, 1956
Education: Civil law degree (LL.L) from the University of Ottawa
Marital Status: Single
Career Background: Has worked as a lawyer for 25 years.
Community Activities: Has been involved with the Chambre de commerce, the Club Richelieu, the Hôpital la Piéta, and other community organizations.
Party: Green Party of Canada
Education: University degrees in solar engineering, business administration, international trade and project management.
Profession: Chief executive of a clean energy corporation, GPEKS Constructions Inc.
Marital Status: Married
Name of Spouse: Mary
Children: One boy, 13 years old
Community Activities: Continuous involvement with community groups and NGOs. Has been very active with solar and renewable energy organizations, on the board of directors of various non-profit organizations including Solar Energy International (European Association for Solar Energy in the 1980s), Canadian Association for Home Based Business (early 1990s), Unity Church of Ottawa and Solar Energy Society of Canada Inc. (since 2003, currently president).
Party: Liberal Party of Canada
Birthdate: March 6, 1946
Birthplace: L’Orignal, Ont.
Profession: Businessman, political assistant
Marital Status: Married
Name of Spouse: Pamela
Career Background: Has worked at a number of major corporations and owned a company specializing in disaster relief. In 1993 he was appointed political assistant, and later director of operations, for Hull-Aylmer MP Marcel Massé, president of the Privy Council and minister of intergovernmental affairs. In 1997 he became Massé's chief of staff.
Community Activities: Has chaired several boards including the Regional Hospital Centre for the Outaouais, the Outaouais Association of Young Professionals and the Service Animation Jeunesse de l'Outaouais, a community centre for troubled youth. He also served as president of the Hull Club Richelieu and was subsequently elected regional governor of the West Quebec chapter of Richelieu International.
Federal: First elected in a 1999 byelection and re-elected in the 2000, 2004 and 2006 general elections.
Committee: Chaired the legislative committee on Bill C-38, the subcommittee on agenda and procedure of the legislative committee on Bill C-38, and the subcommittee on private members' business of the standing committee on procedure and House affairs. Served as vice-chairman of the standing committee on procedure and House affairs, transport, and transport and government operations. Was a member of many standing committees including health, fisheries and oceans, public accounts, and the joint committee on official languages.
Caucus: Served as former chair of the Liberal caucus for the National Capital Region, former secretary of the executive committee of the national Liberal caucus and former chair of the Quebec Liberal caucus. He is currently a member of the Liberal caucus.
Party: New Democratic Party of Canada
Birthdate: Aug. 18, 1972
Birthplace: Sept-Îles, Que.
Education: Bachelor's and master's degrees in political science from Laval University.
Profession: Advisor to Jack Layton and NDP caucus
Career Background: In 1998 became co-ordinator of the Table Nationale des Corporations de Développement Communautaire du Québec (TNCDC) (National Network of Community Development Corporations of Québec), based in Drummondville. Through this office, he also occupied various positions on the board of directors of other organizations, including le Comité aviseur de l’action communautaire autonome from 1998 to 2002, le Carrefour Québécois de développement local 2000 to 2002 and le Chantier de l'économie sociale from 2001 to 2002.
Federal: Defeated in Manicougan in 1997, 2004 and 2006.
Caucus: Ran unsuccessfully for leadership of the federal NDP in 2003. Special adviser to NDP Leader Jack Layton on Quebec issues since February 2005.
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|Updated: Nov. 7, 2008, 5:00 PM EST|
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