Jacques Barrot

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Jacques Barrot
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European Commissioner for Justice, Freedom and Security
In office
9 May 2008 – 9 February 2010
President José Manuel Barroso
Preceded by Franco Frattini
Succeeded by Viviane Reding (Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship)
Cecilia Malmström (Home Affairs)
European Commissioner for Transport
In office
22 November 2004 – 9 May 2008
President José Manuel Barroso
Preceded by Loyola de Palacio (Energy and Transport)
Succeeded by Antonio Tajani
European Commissioner for Regional Policy
In office
1 April 2004 – 22 November 2004
President Romano Prodi
Preceded by Michel Barnier
Succeeded by Danuta Hübner
Personal details
Born (1937-02-03)3 February 1937
Yssingeaux, France
Died 3 December 2014(2014-12-03) (aged 77)
Paris, France
Political party Union for a Popular Movement (2002–present)
Other political
affiliations
Union for French Democracy (Before 2002)

Jacques Barrot (February 3, 1937 – December 3, 2014) was a French politician. He served as European Commissioner for Justice between 2008 and 2010, after having spent four years serving as Commissioner for Transport (2004–2008) and Commissioner for Regional Policy for eight months (2004).

He was also a minister, and mayor of Yssingeaux.

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