George LeBlanc

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George H. LeBlanc
Mayor of Moncton, New Brunswick
In office
May 26, 2008 – May 2016
Preceded byLorne Mitton
Succeeded byDawn Arnold
Personal details
Political partyLiberal
Childrentwo
Professionlawyer, Cox & Palmer[1]

George H. LeBlanc is the former mayor of Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada.[2] He was elected in the Moncton municipal election of May 12, 2008. He was sworn into office on May 26, 2008. He was re-elected in 2012.[3]

On January 27, 2015, Leblanc announced his candidacy for the federal Liberal nomination in Moncton—Riverview—Dieppe for the 2015 federal election.[4] On March 28, LeBlanc was defeated for the nomination by Ginette Petitpas Taylor.[5] On January 4, 2016, LeBlanc announced he would not re-offer in the 2016 municipal election.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "George H. LeBlanc, QC". Cox & Palmer. Retrieved 17 July 2015.
  2. ^ "Mayor George LeBlanc". moncton.ca. 2011. Retrieved 4 June 2011.
  3. ^ "Moncton re-elects George LeBlanc as mayor". CBC. 15 May 2012. Retrieved 17 July 2015.
  4. ^ "Moncton Mayor George LeBlanc to seek federal Liberal nomination". CBC News. 27 January 2015. Retrieved 11 April 2016.
  5. ^ "George LeBlanc loses bid for Moncton Liberal nomination". CBC News. 30 March 2015. Retrieved 11 April 2016.
  6. ^ "George LeBlanc won't reoffer for Moncton mayor". CBC News. 4 January 2016. Retrieved 11 April 2016.