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Bernard Cazeneuve
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119th Prime Minister of France
In office
6 December 2016 – 10 May 2017
President François Hollande
Preceded by Manuel Valls
Succeeded by Édouard Philippe
Minister of the Interior
In office
2 April 2014 – 6 December 2016
Prime Minister Manuel Valls
Preceded by Manuel Valls
Succeeded by Bruno Le Roux
Minister of State for the Budget
In office
19 March 2013 – 2 April 2014
Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault
Preceded by Jérôme Cahuzac
Succeeded by Christian Eckert
Minister of State for European Affairs
In office
16 May 2012 – 19 March 2013
Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault
Preceded by Jean Leonetti
Succeeded by Thierry Repentin
Mayor of Cherbourg-Octeville
In office
2001–2012
Preceded by Jean-Pierre Godefroy
Succeeded by Jean-Michel Houllegate
Member of the National Assembly
for Manche's 5th constituency
In office
20 June 2007 – 16 June 2012
Preceded by Jean Lemière
Succeeded by Constituency abolished
In office
12 June 1997 – 18 June 2002
Preceded by Yves Bonnet
Succeeded by Jean Lemière
Personal details
Born 2 June 1963 (1963-06-02) (age 58)
Senlis, France
Political party Socialist Party
Alma mater Institut d'études politiques de Bordeaux

Bernard Cazeneuve (born 2 June 1963) is a French Socialist politician. He was Prime Minister of France from December 2016 to May 2017. He was born in Senlis, Oise.

Career

In 2012, he was appointed Minister of State for European Affairs and in 2013 was named Minister of State for the Budget in the second term of the Jean-Marc Ayrault government.

On 2 April 2014 he was appointed the 42nd Minister of the Interior in the Manuel Valls Government. On 6 December 2016, Cazeneuve was appointed Prime Minister after Valls resigned to concentrate on the upcoming presidential election.

Personal life

Cazeneuve has a wife, Véronique, and two children. The couple divorced and remarried on August 12, 2015.

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