Alain Marleix

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Alain Marleix
Alain MARLEIX lors de la fête du casse-croute à Salers cropped.jpg
Member of the French National Assembly for Cantal
Assumed office
14 December 2010
In office
Personal details
Born (1946-01-02) 2 January 1946 (age 71)
Paris, France
Nationality French
Political party The Republicans
Alma mater EHESS

Alain Marleix born on January 2, 1946, in Paris is a French politician.[1] He was the Secretary of State for Veterans in the government of François Fillon from June 2007 to March 2008. From 2008 to 2010 he is in charge of the redefinition of Boundary delimitation for the elections to the Assemblée Nationale.[2]

Alain Marleix began his political career as a vice-representative for Georges Pompidou in the Assembléee Nationale, who was then representative for Saint-Flour in the Cantal. Alain Marleix was initially close to Charles Pasqua. During the 1993 presidential election, he supported Edouard Balladur against Jacques Chirac. Since then, he has been supporting Nicolas Sarkozy.[3]

  • Degree from Ecole supérieure de journalisme
  • Degree of political science
  • Parliamentary journalist, head of the political department of the daily La Nation, from 1968 to 1976

Political career[edit]

Governmental functions

Secretary of State for Veterans : 2007-2008.
Secretary of State for Local Authorities : 2008-2010.

Electoral mandates
European Parliament

Member of European Parliament : 1984-1993 (Resignation). Elected in 1984, reelected in 1989.

National Assembly of France

Member of the National Assembly of France for Cantal (2nd constituency) : 1993-2007 (Became secretary of State in 2007) / And since 2010. Elected in 1993, reelected in 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012.

Regional Council

Regional councillor of Auvergne : Since 2010.

General Council

General councillor of Cantal : Since 1988. Reelected in 1994, 2001, 2008.

Municipal Council

Mayor of Massiac : 1995-2008. Reelected in 2001.
Municipal councillor of Massiac : 1995-2008. Reelected in 2001.

Political functions[edit]

  • National secretary of UMP, in charge of elections, since 2005


  1. ^ "M. Alain Marleix" (in French). Assemblée nationale. Retrieved June 14, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Découpage électoral : Marleix tente de déminer le terrain" (in French). Le Figaro. July 11, 2008. Retrieved June 14, 2010. 
  3. ^ P. Lestrohan (June 4, 2008). Charcutier bien ordonné. Le Canard Enchaîné.