Ernest Boulanger (politician)

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Boulanger, Ernest Theophile

Ernest Boulanger (12 October 1831 in Nantillois, Meuse – 19 October 1907 in Paris) was a French politician and economist.

Senator of the Meuse from 1886 to 1907, he participated very actively in the budget discussions. For many years he served as vice-president of the Committee on Finance.

He was Overseas Minister from 20 March to 29 May 1894 in the Government Jean Casimir-Perier and the first President of the Court of Auditors from 1896 to 1900.[1][2] He was also Chairman of the Board of the General Omnibus Company, from 1890 to 1894 and from 1900 to 1907.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brunschwig, Henri (1964). French colonialism, 1871-1914: myths and realities. Praeger. p. 196. Retrieved 24 April 2012. 
  2. ^ Moinot, Pierre (1984). La Cour des comptes. Éditions du Centre national de la recherche scientifique. p. 728. Retrieved 24 April 2012. 
  3. ^ France. Commission des Annales des ponts et chaussées (1902). Annales des ponts et chaussées: 2e partie. A. Dumas. p. 1025. Retrieved 24 April 2012.