Maryvonne Blondin

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Maryvonne Blondin (born 20 January 1947) is a member of the Senate of France, representing the Finistère department. She is a member of the Socialist Party.

She became assistant mayor of Ergué-Gabéric in 1989. In 2001, she was elected Counsel General of Finistere (Bretagne) and will become as a consequence one of the vice-presidents of the Counsel General. She was elected Senator on September 22, 2008.

In addition to her work in the Senate, Blondin has been serving as member of the French delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe since 2008. In this capacity, she is part of the Socialist Group. She currently serves as vice-chairwoman of the Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination and as member of the Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development, the Sub-Committee on Children and the Sub-Committee on Gender Equality.