René-Paul Victoria

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René-Paul Victoria
Mayor of Saint-Denis, Réunion
In office
Preceded by Michel Tamaya
Succeeded by Gilbert Annette
Member of the French National Assembly for Réunion
In office
Preceded by Michel Tamaya
Succeeded by Ericka Bareigts
Personal details
Born (1954-08-27) 27 August 1954 (age 62)
Sainte-Suzanne, Réunion
Nationality French
Political party The Republicans

René-Paul Victoria (born August 27, 1954 in Sainte-Suzanne, Réunion) is a member of the National Assembly of France. He represents the island of Réunion.

Candidate for the French legislative election, 1997 in 1997, he loses against Michel Tamaya.

Elected mayor of Saint-Denis, Réunion in 2001 against the socialist Michel Tamaya he loses the elections of 2009 against the candidate of the socialist party Gilbert Annette

He is elected in the National Assembly of France against the deputy of Saint-Denis, Réunion Michel Tamaya in 2002 and is reelected in 2008 against Gilbert Annette with 51,46% of votes.

In 2008 he leaves UMP - Union for a Popular Movement together with other Reunion Politicians and founds "Objective Réunion".