Descamps, Marie-Hélène (1938–)

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Descamps, Marie-Hélène (1938–)

French politician. Name variations: Marie-Helene Descamps. Born July 5, 1938, in Monts, France.

Managed Northern France edition of "Téle 7 jours" and "Marie-Claire" (1964–72); served as associate director, "Image September" (1999–2002); chaired the Committee on Finance of the National Assembly (1986–88); head of the press service of UDF and press officer for President Valéry Giscard d'Estaing (1988–96); also press adviser to d'Estaing at the Foundation for Democracy in Europe (1996–99); as a member of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats, elected to 5th European Parliament (1999–2004). Named Officer of the National Order of Merit; awarded the Chevalier de la Légion d'honneur.

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