Rick Laliberte

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Rick Laliberte
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Churchill River
In office
June 2, 1997 – June 28, 2004
Preceded by riding created
Succeeded by Jeremy Harrison
Personal details
Born (1958-09-13) September 13, 1958 (age 56)
Île-à-la-Crosse, Saskatchewan
Political party NDP
Profession School administrator

Rick Laliberte (born September 13, 1958) is a former Canadian Member of Parliament for the riding of Churchill River, a riding that encompasses the northern half of the province of Saskatchewan.

Laliberte was born and raised in Beauval, Saskatchewan. He is Métis and is fluent in Michif. He was elected as a New Democratic Party candidate in the 1997 federal election, but crossed the floor on September 27, 2000, to join the Liberal Party of Canada. He was re-elected as a Liberal party member in the 2000 federal election. He then left the Liberal Party prior to the 2004 election and failed to win reelection as an independent, coming in fourth behind the NDP, Liberals and the winning Conservative, Jeremy Harrison.

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Parliament of Canada
Preceded by
Member of Parliament for Churchill River
Succeeded by
Jeremy Harrison