|MNA for Berthier|
April 25, 2007 – November 5, 2008
|Preceded by||Alexandre Bourdeau|
|Succeeded by||André Villeneuve|
April 18, 1962 |
François Benjamin (born April 18, 1962 in Montreal, Quebec) is a politician in Quebec. He was an Action démocratique du Québec (ADQ) Member of the National Assembly for the electoral district of Berthier from 2007 to 2008.
From 1999 until his election as MNA, he served as mayor of Mandeville and was the prefect for D'Autray Regional County Municipality. He also worked for Arcon Canada as a supervisor, for Canada Post as an entrepreneur and for Cité-Amérique as a supervisor for the technical production for the movie Séraphin: Heart of Stone that was filmed in Mandeville in 2002.
Benjamin was first elected to the National Assembly in the 2007 election with 42% of the vote. Parti Québécois (PQ) incumbent Alexandre Bourdeau finished second with 35% of the vote. He took office on April 12, 2007  and became the Official Opposition's Shadow Minister for Culture and Communications on April 19, 2007.
Before joining the ADQ and CAQ, Benjamin supported the PQ.
- "Biography". Dictionnaire des parlementaires du Québec de 1792 à nos jours (in French). National Assembly of Quebec.
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