Christian Jacob (politician)

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Christian Jacob (born 4 December 1959) is a French politician who was the president of the Republicans party from 2019 to 2022. Over the course of his career, he held several cabinet positions, including as the Minister of French Civil Service in Jacques Chirac's second term as President of France.[1]

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Christian Jacob
Jacob in 2020
President of The Republicans
In office
13 October 2019  30 June 2022
Preceded byJean Leonetti
Succeeded byEric Ciotti
Member of the National Assembly
for Seine-et-Marne's 4th constituency
In office
21 June 2007  21 June 2022
Preceded byGhislain Bray
Succeeded byIsabelle Périgault
Leader of The Republicans in the National Assembly
In office
23 November 2010  6 November 2019
Preceded byJean-François Copé
Succeeded byDamien Abad
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
Minister of the Family
In office
17 June 2002  31 March 2004
PresidentJacques Chirac
Prime MinisterJean-Pierre Raffarin
Preceded byJean-François Mattei
Succeeded byMarie-Josée Roig
Personal details
Born (1959-12-04) 4 December 1959 (age 63)
Rozay-en-Brie, France
Political partyThe Republicans (2015–present)
Other political
Rally for the Republic (1995-2002)
Union for a Popular Movement (2002–2015)

He served as the Member of the National Assembly for Seine-et-Marne's 4th constituency between 1995 and 2002, and then again between 2007 and 2022. He chose to not seek re-election in the 2022 French legislative election.[2]