Jacques Trudel

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Jacques L. Trudel
Member of Parliament
for Bourassa/Montreal—Bourassa
In office
June 1968 – March 1979
Personal details
Born 13 April 1919
Montreal, Quebec
Died 30 January 2004(2004-01-30) (aged 84)
Political party Liberal
Profession police officer, sales manager

Jacques L. Trudel (13 April 1919 – 30 January 2004) was a Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons. He was born in Montreal, Quebec and became a police officer and sales manager by career.

He was first elected at the Bourassa riding in the 1968 general election serving in the 28th Canadian Parliament. He was re-elected in the 1972 and 1974 federal elections, when the riding became known as Montreal—Bourassa. Trudel left federal political office after completing his term in the 30th Parliament.

Electoral record (partial)[edit]

Canadian federal election, 1968: Bourassa
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Jacques Trudel 19,778 55.1
Progressive Conservative Yves Ryan 10,939 30.5
New Democratic Gérard Marotte 3,443 9.6
Ralliement créditiste Gérard Ledoux 1,401 3.9
Unknown Rolland Denommée 339 0.9
Total valid votes 35,900 100.0