|Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Laval East
|Preceded by||Maud Debien|
|Succeeded by||District abolished in 2003|
September 6, 1949 |
Carole-Marie Allard (born September 6, 1949) was a Liberal member of Canada's House of Commons. She was in the House of Commons from 2000 to 2004 and represented the riding of Laval East. She was Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage, and a member of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights and the Vice-Chair of the Special Committee on Non-medical use of drugs. She lost the 2004 election to Robert Carrier of the Bloc Québécois in the riding of Alfred-Pellan.
She is a lawyer, former press attaché, former designer, organizer and presenter of media management training programs, a former spokesperson for a corporation, and she is a former journalist, writer and producer.
She is the stepmother of Mélanie Joly who is a member of the House of Commons of Canada representing Ahuntsic-Cartierville and also serves as the Minister of Canadian Heritage in the government of Justin Trudeau.
Partial electoral record
|Canadian federal election, 2004: Alfred-Pellan|
|Bloc Québécois||Robert Carrier||26,239||49.20||+6.65||$38,963|
|New Democratic||Benjamin Le Bel||1,849||3.47||+2.48||$2,108|
|Independent||Yves Denois||204||0.38||–||none listed|
|Independent||Régent Millette||89||0.17||−0.27||none listed|
|Total valid votes||53,232||100.00|
|Total rejected ballots||1,128||2.07|
|Electors on the lists||80,148|
|Note: Conservative vote is compared to the total of the Canadian Alliance vote and Progressive Conservative vote in the 2000 election.|
|Canadian federal election, 2000: Laval East|
|Bloc Québécois||Mathieu Alarie||24,726||42.55||+4.09||$71,179|
|Progressive Conservative||André G. Plourde||2,459||4.23||−23.93||none listed|
|New Democratic||Sujata Dey||573||0.99||−0.28||none listed|
|Independent||Régent Millette||255||0.44||–||none listed|
|Total valid votes||58,115||100.00|
|Total rejected ballots||1,535|
|Electors on the lists||86,759|
|Sources: Official Results, Elections Canada and Financial Returns, Elections Canada.|
- Allard, Carole-Marie (1990). Lavalin : les ficelles du pouvoir. Collection Gens du pays. Chicoutimi, Québec: Éditions JCL. pp. 317 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. ISBN 2920176897.
- Allard, Carole-Marie (c. 1992). L'Affaire Claire Lortie : l'histoire du congélateur. Collection Énigmes. Chicoutimi, Québec: JCL. pp. 279 p. : ill., portr. ; 22 cm. ISBN 2894311079.
- Carole-Marie Allard – Parliament of Canada biography
- "Carole-Marie Allard". Archived from the original on 2013-05-29.