Christian Jacob (politician)

Christian Jacob ( born December 4, 1959 in Rozay -en- Brie, Seine- et- Marne ) is a French politician.

Once a farmer by profession, he took a lot of responsibility in the area of ​​local, agricultural syndicalism, then the departmental, regional and eventually national.

Political Position

  • The Chairman of the UMP group in the National Assembly referred to the adoption of the law on combating denial of the existence of legally recognized genocides in December 2011 as a good parliamentary work (French bon travail parlementaire )
  • Christian Jacob notes that you are living in an increasingly individualistic society and has doubts that it would be modern, to transgress on the support of the family ( French s'en prendre au socle de la famille ). He explains the law on same-sex marriage should be abolished in the future, if it enters into force

Political career

  • President of the RPR, later the UMP of the department of Seine- et- Marne
  • Since 1995: Deputy of Seine -et -Marne
  • 2002-2004: Family Affairs
  • March 31, 2004 to 29 November 2004: Minister for the PME
  • November 29, 2004 to May 31, 2005: Minister in the areas of PME, trade, business, freelancers and also consumption Minister.
  • June 2, 2005 to May 15, 2007: Minister for the Civil Service in the government of Dominique de Villepin
  • As of 23 November 2010: Chairman of the Group UMP in the National Assembly.