Yves Lessard

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Yves Lessard
MP
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Chambly—Borduas
In office
2004–2011
Preceded by new riding
Succeeded by Matthew Dubé
Personal details
Born (1943-01-02) January 2, 1943 (age 74)
Saint-Blaise-de-Barville, Quebec
Political party Bloc Québécois
Residence Saint-Basile-le-Grand, Quebec
Profession businessman, union advisor

Yves Lessard (born January 2, 1943 in Saint-Blaise-de-Barville, Quebec) is a Canadian politician. From 2001 to 2004, Lessard served as a city councillor in Saint-Basile-le-Grand, Quebec. In the Canadian federal election, 2004 he was elected into the Canadian House of Commons as the Bloc Québécois candidate in Chambly—Borduas.[1] A businessman and union adviser, Lessard was the Bloc critic of Human Resources and Skills Development.

He was defeated in the 2011 election by Matthew Dubé of the New Democratic Party.

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