Roger Gaudet

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Roger Gaudet

Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Montcalm
In office
Preceded bynew riding
Succeeded byManon Perreault
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Berthier—Montcalm
In office
December 12, 2002 – 2004
Preceded byMichel Bellehumeur
Succeeded byriding abolished
Personal details
Born (1945-05-26) May 26, 1945 (age 74)
Saint-Liguori, Quebec
Political partyBloc Québécois
ResidenceMascouche, Quebec

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 2004 Canadian federal election 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]

2008 Canadian federal election: 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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