Harold Theriault

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Harold A. 'Junior' Theriault
MLA for Digby-Annapolis
In office
Preceded by Gordon Balser
Succeeded by riding dissolved
Personal details
Born January 1953 (age 64) [1]
East Ferry, Nova Scotia
Political party Liberal
Spouse(s) Diane
Residence Waterford, Nova Scotia

Harold A. 'Junior' Theriault (born January 1953) is a former Canadian politician and member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly, who represented the riding of Digby-Annapolis for the Nova Scotia Liberal Party from 2003 to 2013.[2]

Early life[edit]

Before entering public life, Theriault was employed in the commercial fishery for over 35 years.[3] He was actively involved in fisheries issues and served his community on many local organizations.

Political career[edit]

He was first elected in the 2003 election,[4] and was re-elected in 2006[5] and 2009.[6]

On June 29, 2012, Theriault announced that he will not be reoffering in the next provincial election.[3][7]

Personal life[edit]

He and his wife, Dianne, have five children.


  1. ^ Liberal MLA Theriault not running in next provincial election The Chronicle Herald
  2. ^ "Harold (Junior) Theriault". Nova Scotia Liberals. Archived from the original on July 23, 2011. Retrieved 2010-07-18. 
  3. ^ a b "Theriault won't re-offer". CBC. June 29, 2012. Retrieved 2012-06-30. 
  4. ^ "CBC – Nova Scotia Votes 2003". CBC. Retrieved 2010-07-18. 
  5. ^ "CBC – Nova Scotia Votes 2006 – District Profiles". CBC. Retrieved 2010-07-18. 
  6. ^ "CBC.ca – Nova Scotia Votes – Digby-Annapolis". CBC. Retrieved 2010-07-18. 
  7. ^ "Theriault not reoffering in Digby-Annapolis" (Press release). Nova Scotia Liberal Caucus Office. June 29, 2012. Retrieved 2012-06-29. 

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