Marc Serré

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Marc Serré

Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Nickel Belt
Assumed office
October 19, 2015
Preceded byClaude Gravelle
Personal details
Born1966/1967 (age 52–53)[1]
Chelmsford, Ontario, Canada
Political partyLiberal
EducationLaurentian University

Marc Serré MP (born January 28th 1967) is a Canadian Liberal politician, who was elected to represent the riding of Nickel Belt in the House of Commons of Canada in the 2015 federal election.[2] He is the son of Gaetan Serré, who represented Nickel Belt from 1968 to 1972 under the government of Pierre Trudeau,[3] and the nephew of another former Liberal Member of Parliament Benoît Serré.

Prior to his election to the House of Commons, Serré was manager of business services for EastLink's operations in Ontario,[1] and served on the municipal council of West Nipissing and the Conseil scolaire de district catholique du Nouvel-Ontario.[4] He was a candidate for mayor of Greater Sudbury in the 2010 municipal election,[4] but withdrew his candidacy in advance of election day.[5]

Electoral record[edit]

2015 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Marc Serré 21,021 42.95
New Democratic Claude Gravelle 18,382 37.56
Conservative Aino Laamanen 8,221 16.79
Green Stuart McCall 1,217 2.48
Marxist–Leninist Dave Starbuck 98 0.2
Total valid votes/Expense limit 48,939 100.0     $232,749.08
Total rejected ballots
Eligible voters 72,134
Source: Elections Canada[6][7]


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