Pierre Lemieux

Pierre Lemieux

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Codie McLachlan

AGE: 54

Former MP for Glengarry–Prescott–Russell, Ont. from 2006 to 2015.

Former parliamentary secretary for official languages, agriculture, and veterans affairs.

Former lieutenant-colonel in the Canadian Forces.

POLICY SHOP

  • Move to ban on gender-selective abortion, but with a free vote
  • Campaign themes of democracy, family, security
  • Opposed to federal carbon pricing
  • Increase face-to-face interviews with refugee claimants
  • Term limits for Supreme Court justices, with parliamentary confirmation
  • Wants to apply the Safe Third Country Agreement across the entire Canada-U.S. border

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