Raphaël Fortin (born 1980) is leader of the New Democratic Party of Quebec. He was elected at the NDPQ leadership election held on 21 January 2018 defeating former MP Raymond Côté with 62 per cent of the vote to 38 per cent of the vote for his opponent.
Fortin had previously been a candidate for the New Democratic Party in two federal elections running in Verchères—Les Patriotes in 2008 and Pierre-Boucher—Les Patriotes—Verchères in 2015, losing on both occasions.
At the 2019 NPDQ Convention, Raphaël Fortin received 54 per cent in a confidence vote.
|2015 Canadian federal election: Pierre-Boucher—Les Patriotes—Verchères|
|Bloc Québécois||Xavier Barsalou-Duval||17,007||28.64||-5.56||–|
|New Democratic||Raphaël Fortin||14,454||24.34||-20.5||–|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||–||100.0||$212,667.64|
|Total rejected ballots||–||–||–|
|Source: Elections Canada|
|2008 Canadian federal election: Verchères—Les Patriotes|
|Bloc Québécois||Luc Malo||27,602||50.84||-6.59||$39,478|
|New Democratic||Raphaël Fortin||8,388||15.45||+7.30||$7,738|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||54,282||100.00||$82,267|
|Total rejected ballots||766||1.39||0.00|