Raymond Côté

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Raymond Côté
MP
Raymond Côté 2011-03-31.jpg
Shadow Minister for Small Business and Tourism
In office
May 26, 2011 – April 18, 2012
Leader Jack Layton
Nycole Turmel
Preceded by Navdeep Bains
Gerry Byrne
Succeeded by Francois Lapointe
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Beauport—Limoilou
In office
2011–2015
Preceded by Sylvie Boucher
Succeeded by Alupa Clarke
Personal details
Born (1967-01-10) January 10, 1967 (age 50)
Quebec City, Quebec
Political party New Democratic Party
Profession Public servant
Religion Roman Catholic [1]

Raymond Côté (born January 10, 1967) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in the 2011 election.[1] He represented the electoral district of Beauport—Limoilou as a member of the New Democratic Party.

Prior to being elected, Côté worked for Services Québec. He ran unsuccessfully in Lotbinière—Chutes-de-la-Chaudière in both the 2006 and 2008 elections. Côté has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Université Laval in economics and international relations.

Electoral History[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2015: Beauport—Limoilou
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Conservative Alupa Clarke 15,461 30.58 +5.3
New Democratic Raymond Côté 12,881 25.48 -20.42
Liberal Antoine Bujold 12,854 25.41 +19.06
Bloc Québécois Doni Berberi 7,467 14.77 -5.37
Green Dalila Elhak 1,220 2.41 +0.55
Libertarian Francis Bedard 423 0.84
Marxist–Leninist Claude Moreau 128 0.25 +0.02
Strength in Democracy Bladimir Laborit 124 0.25 $1,075.02
Total valid votes/Expense limit 50,558 100.0   $213,227.45
Total rejected ballots 941
Turnout 51,499
Eligible voters 78,601
Conservative gain from New Democratic Swing +12.86
Source: Elections Canada[2][3]
Canadian federal election, 2011: Beauport—Limoilou
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
New Democratic Raymond Côté 24,306 46.07 +33.85
Conservative Sylvie Boucher 13,845 26.24 -10.52
Bloc Québécois Michel Létourneau 10,250 19.43 -13.18
Liberal Lorraine Chartier 3,162 5.99 -8.37
Green Louise Courville 950 1.80 -0.98
Christian Heritage Anne-Marie Genest 124 0.24 -
Marxist–Leninist Claude Moreau 122 0.23 -
Total valid votes/Expense limit 52,759 100.00
Total rejected ballots 843 1.57 -0.14
Turnout 53,602 63.26 +3.86
Eligible voters 84,738

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