|Member of the Canadian Parliament
May 2, 2011
|Preceded by||Roger Pomerleau|
January 3, 1974 |
Granby, Quebec, Canada
|Political party||New Democratic Party|
François Choquette (born January 3, 1974) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in the 2011 election. He represents the electoral district of Drummond as a member of the New Democratic Party.
Prior to being elected, Choquette was a teacher. Choquette has a bachelor's degree in secondary education in French and history and a master's degree in literature.
Choquette also ran unsuccessfully in the 2006 federal election in Drummond.
|Canadian federal election, 2015|
|New Democratic||François Choquette||15,833||30.5||-21.1||–|
|Bloc Québécois||Diane Bourgeois||11,862||22.8||+0.8||–|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||51,979||100.0||$216,664.68|
|Total rejected ballots||1,098||2.10||+0.28|
|New Democratic hold||Swing||-19.6|
|Source: Elections Canada|
|Canadian federal election, 2011|
|New Democratic||François Choquette||24,489||51.6||+34.8|
|Bloc Québécois||Roger Pomerleau||10,410||22.0||-16.8|
|Conservative||Normand W. Bernier||7,555||15.9||-9.4|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||47,420||100.0|
|New Democratic gain from Bloc Québécois||Swing||+25.8|
|Total rejected ballots||878||1.82||-0.38|
|Canadian federal election, 2006|
|Bloc Québécois||Pauline Picard||22,575||49.7||-6.6||$38,371|
|New Democratic||François Choquette||2,870||6.3||+4.5||$1,903|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||45,434||100.0||$76,054|
- Election 2011: Drummond. The Globe and Mail, May 2, 2011.
- Kirkup, Kristy (12 November 2015). "Tom Mulcair taps Nathan Cullen, Charlie Angus, Guy Caron for top critic roles". CBC News. The Canadian Press. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
- Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Drummond, 30 September 2015
- Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived August 15, 2015, at the Wayback Machine.
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