Anne Minh-Thu Quach

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Anne Minh-Thu Quach
MP
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Beauharnois—Salaberry
Incumbent
Assumed office
May 30, 2011
Preceded by Claude DeBellefeuille
Personal details
Born (1982-08-14) August 14, 1982 (age 31)
Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec
Political party New Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Mathieu Dube (2013-present) [1]

Anne Minh-Thu Quach, MP (born August 14, 1982 in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec)[2] is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in the 2011 election.[3] She represents the electoral district of Beauharnois—Salaberry as a member of the New Democratic Party.

Minh-Thu Quach has received a diploma in health sciences from the Cégep de Valleyfield in 2001 and a Bachelor's degree in secondary education from the Université de Sherbrooke in 2005.[4]

She has taught French at École Edgar-Hébert for five years and after that, from August 2010 to May 2011 at École Baie-St-François. Very active in the Syndicat de l'enseignement de Champlain, the regional teachers union that includes Longueuil, she served three years on its executive committee and represented it on the general council of the Centrale des Syndicats du Québec, the union central that includes over 100,000 teachers and about 75,000 other employees in health, social services, community, culture and recreation.[4]

She is one of three Vietnamese Canadians to have been elected to the House of Commons, following Ève-Mary Thaï Thi Lac and alongside Hoang Mai.

Anne Minh-Thu Quach speaks French and English.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Madan, Richard (10 September 2013). "Despite slumping polls, for the NDP it's been the Summer of Love". CTV News. Retrieved 5 April 2014. 
  2. ^ Un retour dans l'arène politique pour la candidate du NPD. Le Journal St- François, April 6, 2011
  3. ^ Election 2011: Beauharnois—Salaberry. The Globe and Mail, May 2, 2011.
  4. ^ a b "About Anne Minh-Thu". anneminhthuquach.ndp.ca. Retrieved 5 April 2014. 

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