Mélanie Joly

Minister of Economic Development , Minister of Official Languages

Lawyer, author and former mayoral candidate with a passion for the arts

Passionate about the involvement of youth in politics, Mélanie Joly has made her mark in politics at multiple levels, including succeeding incumbent candidate Maria Mourani in her Ahuntsic-Cartierville riding in 2015. Her close ties to the family of Prime Minister Trudeau stem in part from her key role as an…

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