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Alberta MP Brian Jean resigns Fort McMurray seat

January 10, 2014 - 2:36 PM

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - Alberta Conservative MP Brian Jean says he is stepping down from his Fort McMurray-Athabasca seat effective next Friday.

Jean says the decision has been difficult, but there's a right time to move on in every job.

He says he is looking forward to spending more time at home with his family.

Jean has been the MP for the northern Alberta riding since he was first elected in 2004.

He has served as parliamentary secretary to the minister of transport, infrastructure and communities.

He most recently duties have been on the finance, justice and industry committees.

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