René Beaumont (born 1940) is a French politician. He was a member of the Union for French Democracy and is currently a member of the Union for a Popular Movement. A veterinarian by profession, he has also been a senator from Saône-et-Loire since September 26, 2004.
- Deputy of Saône et Loire from 1986 to 1988, then deputy of the 6th district (Louhans) from 1988 to 1997, lost int 1997 to Arnaud Montebourg ;
- President of the Conseil Général de Saône-et-Loire from 1985 to 2004 ;
- Mayor of Varennes-Saint-Sauveur from 1970 to 2001.