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Encyclopedia > Josée Verner

Josée Verner is a Canadian politician. A politician is an individual involved in politics. ...


A member of the provincial Liberal Party of Quebec and the federal Conservative Party of Canada, Verner worked as a political staffer in Quebec City in the Robert Bourassa government. The Parti libéral du Québec (Liberal Party of Quebec), or PLQ, is a liberal political party in the Canadian province of Quebec. ... The Conservative Party of Canada (French: Parti conservateur du Canada) is a right wing political party in Canada, formed by the merger of the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in December 2003. ... Motto: Don de Dieu feray valoir (Gift of God shall make prosper) Area: 547. ... A portrait of Robert Bourassa, taken during his second term as premier of Quebec (1985–1994). ...


She was a candidate for the Conservatives in the 2004 federal election and finished second with 31% of the vote in a three-way race that was won by the Bloc Quebecois' Bernard Cleary. This was the best showing for the Conservatives who did not win any seats in Quebec. A Canadian federal election (more formally, the 38th general election) was held on June 28, 2004 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons. ... The Bloc Qu cois is a federal political party in Canada that is primarily devoted to promoting sovereignty for the province of Quebec. ...


Looking to boost the party's profile in Quebec, and hoping to make Verner a viable candidate in future elections, Conservative leader Stephen Harper named Verner to the opposition shadow cabinet from outside of parliament. She is critic for the Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec and the Minister responsible for La Francophonie both posts currently held by fellow Quebecker Jacques Saada. Stephen Harper The Honourable Stephen Joseph Harper, PC, MP, MA (born April 30, 1959, in Toronto, Ontario) is leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, and leader of Her Majestys Loyal Opposition. ... The current Official Opposition Shadow Cabinet is listed below. ... The House of Commons (French: Chambre des communes) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, which also includes the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate. ... The Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec is the member of the Cabinet of Canada who also serves as the chief executive of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec. ... The Minister responsible for La Francophonie is a member of the Canadian Cabinet who handles relations with the Francophonie, an international community of francophone nations. ... In Canadian English, a Québécois (IPA: ) is a native or resident of the province of Quebec, Canada, especially a French-speaking one. ... Jacques Saada (born November 22, 1947) is a Canadian Cabinet minister and politician. ...


Additionally, Verner is the chair of the Quebec Conservative caucus which is made up of herself and Conservative senators. A caucus is most generally defined as being a meeting of supporters or members of a political party or movement. ... The Senate (French: Sénat) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, which also includes the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the House of Commons. ...


 
 

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