|Preceded by Serge Menard|
Party New Democratic Party
Name Alain Giguere
|Profession Tax lawyer|
Succeeded by Yves Robillard
|Born October 24, 1958 (age 57)
Lachine, Quebec (1958-10-24) |
Role Member of the Canadian House of Commons
Office Member of the Canadian House of Commons since 2011
Political party New Democratic Party
Alain Giguère du NPD donne une leçon d'histoire aux Libéraux
Alain Giguère (born October 24, 1958) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in the 2011 election. He represented the electoral district of Marc-Aurèle-Fortin as a member of the New Democratic Party. In the 2015 election he ran in Thérèse-De Blainville, but lost to Liberal Ramez Ayoub.
Before to being elected, Giguère was a tax lawyer. He has a bachelor's degree in political science, a bachelor's degree in legal science, and a certificate in social justice.
Before finally being elected in 2011, Giguère had run unsuccessfully in seven previous federal elections, in Verdun—Saint-Paul in 1984, in Roberval in 1993, 1997 and 2000, in Laval in 2004 and 2008, and in Laval—Les Îles in 2006, as well as provincially once for the New Democratic Party of Quebec in Saint-Henri in 1985.