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Christian Jacob (born 4 December 1959 in Rozay-en-Brie (Seine-et-Marne)) was the Minister of French Civil Service in Jacques Chirac's second term as President of France.[1] Before being appointed to cabinet position in 2002, he was deputy for the 4th circonscription of Seine-et-Marne (Provins).

Christian Jacob
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Leader of The Republicans in the National Assembly
Assumed office
23 November 2010
Preceded byJean-François Copé
Minister of the Civil Service
In office
2 June 2005 – 15 May 2007
PresidentJacques Chirac
Prime MinisterDominique de Villepin
Preceded byRenaud Dutreil
Succeeded byAndré Santini
Personal details
Born (1959-12-04) 4 December 1959 (age 59)
Rozay-en-Brie, France
Political partyThe Republicans

A farmer, Christian Jacob has been in position of responsibility in farm trade unions, local, départemental, regional then national.

He was the President of the CNJA (Centre National des Jeunes Agriculteurs) from 1992 to 1994.

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Parussini, Gabriele (14 March 2006). "French Students Blockade Universities in Protest (Update6)". Bloomberg L.P. Archived from the original on 4 November 2012.
Political offices
Preceded by
Jean-Marc Ayrault
Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly