Guy Caron

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Guy Caron was born on 13 May, 1968 in Rimouski, Canada, is a Canadian politician. Discover Guy Caron’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 52 years old?

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Age52 years old
Zodiac SignTaurus
Born13 May 1968
Birthday13 May
BirthplaceRimouski, Canada

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Net Worth in 2020$1 Million – $5 Million
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He is the author of Crossing the Line: A Citizens’ Inquiry on Canada-U.S. Relations.


On October 4, 2017 Jagmeet Singh, the newly elected NDP leader, appointed Guy Caron to serve as the NDP’s parliamentary leader. He relinquished this position on February 25, 2019 upon Singh’s election to parliament from the riding of Burnaby South. Caron lost his seat in the 2019 Canadian federal election.

Caron resigned from the NDP shadow cabinet in February 2017 in order to stand for the leadership of the New Democratic Party to succeed Tom Mulcair. Caron stated that the two major challenges confronting Canadians are income inequality and climate change. His leadership platform includes a guaranteed basic income. In the October 1, 2017 election, Caron placed fourth with 9.4% of the vote, with Jagmeet Singh winning on the first ballot.

On October 4, 2017 Jagmeet Singh, the newly elected NDP leader, appointed Guy Caron to serve as the NDP’s parliamentary leader[4]


After the 2015 election, Caron was appointed the NDP critic for Finance, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, as well as deputy critic for Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard in the 42nd Canadian Parliament.

Guy Caron released a tax plan called Making Taxes Work for Canadians as part of his ongoing NDP leadership bid. The plan proposes the creation of a Tax Crimes Division within the Department of Justice Canada, in order to provide a more robust method of preventing tax evasion. In addition, the tax plan proposes a Financial Activities Tax to tax the profits of financial institutions and the renumeration packages of banking executives. Caron’s plan also proposes the elimination of the “CEO stock option loophole,” a promise made by the Liberal Party of Canada in the 2015 federal election.


Caron ran in Rimouski-Neigette—Témiscouata—Les Basques as the NDP candidate in 2004, 2006 and 2008, each time finishing a distant fourth. In 2011, however, he defeated Bloc Québecois incumbent Claude Guimond as part of the large NDP wave that swept through Quebec. He was appointed chairperson of the NDP’s Quebec caucus following the election.


Caron was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in the 2011 election. He represents the electoral district of Rimouski-Neigette—Témiscouata—Les Basques as a member of the New Democratic Party (NDP). He was the NDP’s critic for Finance and the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, but resigned from the NDP’s shadow cabinet in February 2017 to pursue leadership of the New Democratic Party of Canada.


Caron was born in Rimouski, Quebec. He has a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Ottawa in 1992, and served two terms as president of their student federation in 1992-94. He was vice-president of the board of directors of Voyages Campus/Travel Cuts, 1994. He was national president of the Canadian Federation of Students for two terms in 1994-6. He also has a master’s degree in economics from Université du Québec à Montréal in 2001.


Guy Caron (born May 13, 1968) is a Canadian politician who served as the federal parliamentary leader of the New Democratic Party from 2017 to 2019, substituting for party leader Jagmeet Singh who during this time did not hold a seat.


There will be no territory changes for the 42nd Canadian federal election.