Louise Thibault

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Louise Thibault
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Rimouski-Neigette—Témiscouata—Les Basques
In office
Preceded by new riding
Succeeded by Claude Guimond
Personal details
Born (1946-05-28) May 28, 1946 (age 72)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Political party Independent
Other political
Bloc Québécois (2004-2007)
Residence Rimouski, Quebec
Profession Public servant

Louise Thibault (French pronunciation: ​[lwiz tibo]; born 1947) is a Canadian politician. Born in Montreal, Quebec, Thibault was a city councillor in Le Bic in 2003, then was elected into the House of Commons of Canada in the Canadian federal election, 2004 for the Bloc Québécois in the riding of Rimouski-Neigette—Témiscouata—Les Basques. A former senior public servant, Thibault was the Bloc's critic of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services.

Thibault resigned from the Bloc Québécois caucus on April 12, 2007 and sat as an independent.[1][2] She ran in the 2008 election as an independent, but was defeated by Claude Guimond, the new Bloc Québécois candidate.


  1. ^ "Bloc MP Thibault quits over differences with leader". CBC News. April 12, 2007. Retrieved 2017-09-15.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-09-29. Retrieved 2007-04-13.

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