Yvon Charbonneau

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Yvon Charbonneau, PC (born July 11, 1940 in Mont-Saint-Michel, Quebec) is a Canadian politician.

Charbonneau was a member of the Liberal Party of Canada in the Canadian House of Commons, representing the constituency of Anjou—Rivière-des-Prairies from 1997 to 2004. He is a former administrator, consultant, professor, and unionist. In Parliament, he was Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness with special emphasis on Emergency Preparedness, and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health.

He did not run in the 2004 election.

Charbonneau was also a member of the National Assembly of Quebec as a Liberal in the riding of Bourassa from 1994 to 1997.

Electoral record (partial)[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2000: Anjou–Rivière-des-Prairies
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Yvon Charbonneau 28,134 57.86
Bloc Québécois Jacques Dagenais 14,755 30.35
     Progressive Conservative Michel Tanguay 2,034 4.18
Alliance Gianni Chiazzese 2,005 4.12
Marijuana Normand Néron 918 1.89
New Democratic Bruce Whelan 624 1.28
Marxist–Leninist Hélène Héroux 151 0.31
Total valid votes 48,621 100
Total rejected ballots 1,134
Turnout 49,755 66.61
Electors on the lists 74,695
Sources: Official Results, Elections Canada and Financial Returns, Elections Canada.

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Parliament of Canada
Preceded by
Roger Pomerleau, Bloc Québécois
Member of Parliament from Anjou—Rivière-des-Prairies
Succeeded by
The electoral district was abolished in 2003.