Marjolain Dufour

Marjolain Dufour (born November 28, 1958 in Baie-Comeau, Quebec) is a former politician in Canada, who was a Parti Québécois member of the National Assembly of Quebec, representing the electoral district of René-Lévesque in the Côte-Nord region, from 2003 to 2015.

Marjolain Dufour
MNA for René-Lévesque
In office
April 14, 2003 – September 3, 2015
Preceded byFrançois Corriveau
Succeeded byMartin Ouellet
Personal details
Born (1958-11-28) November 28, 1958 (age 63)
Baie-Comeau, Quebec
Political partyParti Québécois

Dufour worked from 1977 to 1998 at Alcoa in Baie-Comeau and was the regional president of the trade union group the Confédération des syndicats nationaux (CSN) for six years and the vice-president of the aluminum union group of Baie-Comeau.

Dufour was elected in the 2003 election in the riding of René-Lévesque and was named the opposition critic for labour.

He announced his resignation from the legislature, citing health reasons, in September 2015.[1]


External linksEdit

  • "Biography". Dictionnaire des parlementaires du Québec de 1792 à nos jours (in French). National Assembly of Quebec.