Roger Gaudet

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Roger Gaudet
MP
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Montcalm
In office
2004–2011
Preceded by new riding
Succeeded by Manon Perreault
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Berthier—Montcalm
In office
December 12, 2002 – 2004
Preceded by Michel Bellehumeur
Succeeded by riding abolished
Personal details
Born (1945-05-26) May 26, 1945 (age 72)
Saint-Liguori, Quebec
Political party Bloc Québécois
Residence Mascouche, Quebec
Profession restaurateur

Roger Gaudet (born May 26, 1945 in Saint-Liguori, Quebec) is a Canadian politician.

Gaudet served as a councillor in Saint-Liguori from 1985 to 1989. In 1989 he was elected mayor of Saint-Liguoiri, and then in 1993 he became reeve of the Montcalm MRC. In 2002 he was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in a by-election for the Bloc Québécois in the riding Berthier—Montcalm. In the Canadian federal election, 2004 he was re-elected- this time in Montcalm. A former restaurant owner, he briefly was the Bloc's critic to Public Works and Government services in 2004.

Electoral record (incomplete)[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2008: Montcalm
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Bloc Québécois Roger Gaudet 33,519 55.69 $73,797
Liberal David Grégoire 8,387 13.93 $7,023
New Democratic Marie-Josée Beauchamp 8,337 13.85 none listed
Conservative Claude Marc Boudreau 8,096 13.45 $79,804
Green Michel Paulette 1,854 3.08 $722
Total valid votes 60,193 100.00
Total rejected ballots 1,296
Turnout 61,489 61.73
Electors on the lists 99,604
Sources: Official Results, Elections Canada and Financial Returns, Elections Canada.

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