Michel Boudrias

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Michel Boudrias

Michel Boudrias.jpg
Boudrias in June 2016
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Terrebonne
Assumed office
October 19, 2015
Preceded byCharmaine Borg
Personal details
Born1977 (age 41–42)
Roberval, Quebec
Political partyBloc Québécois
Other political
affiliations
Québec debout (2018)

Michel Boudrias MP (born 1977) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in the 2015 election was elected from the electoral district of Terrebonne as a member of the Bloc Québécois.[1] Boudrias, along with six other Bloc MPs, resigned from the Bloc's caucus to sit as an independent MP on February 28, 2018 citing conflicts with the leadership style of Martine Ouellet.[2] Following Ouellet's resignation, he rejoined the party on June 6, 2018.[3]

He served in Afghanistan in 2010-2011 as part of the Royal 22nd Regiment.[4] He is also a recipient of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal.[5]

Electoral record[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2015: Terrebonne
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Bloc Québécois Michel Boudrias 19,238 33.01 +2.23
Liberal Michèle Audette 16,316 27.99 +21.07
New Democratic Charmaine Borg 14,928 25.61 -25.93
Conservative Michel Surprenant 6,615 11.35 +3.28
Green Susan Moen 1,016 1.74 -0.95
Strength in Democracy Louis Clément Sénat 171 0.29
Total valid votes/Expense limit 58,284 100.00   $221,503.04
Total rejected ballots 1,256 2.11
Turnout 59,540 70.63
Eligible voters 84,298
Bloc Québécois gain from New Democratic Swing +14.08
Source: Elections Canada[6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Former NWAC president Audette misses red wave". APTN National News. 20 October 2015. Retrieved 20 October 2015.
  2. ^ Allard, Clement (February 28, 2018). "Seven of 10 Bloc Quebecois MPs quit over Martine Ouellet's leadership". The Globe and Mail. The Canadian Press. Retrieved February 28, 2018.
  3. ^ "Two of seven MPs who quit the Bloc Quebecois returning to the party". The Canadian Press. June 6, 2018. Retrieved June 6, 2018.
  4. ^ Bloc Québécois MP Michel Boudrias proud to have served Canada
  5. ^ [1]
  6. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Terrebonne, 30 September 2015
  7. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine