By-Election Results: Nothing Changes, Everything Stays the Same

There were five by-elections yesterday, and anyone expecting a big political shake-up is bound to be disappointed at the following news.

Results courtesy of Elections Canada

Calgary Heritage (Turnout: 33.47 %)

Bob Benzen (Conservative) – 19,389 (71.5 %)
Scott Forsyth (Liberal) – 5,889 (21.7 %)
Khalis Ahmed (NDP) – 784 (2.9 %)
Taryn Knorren (Green) – 484 (1.8 %)
Jeff Willerton (Christian Heritage Party) – 383 (1.4 %)
Darcy Gerow (Libertarian) – 113 (0.4 %)
Stephen J. Garvey (National Advancement) – 79 (0.3 %)

Calgary Midnapore (Turnout: 32.53 %)

Stephanie Kusie (Conservative) – 22,454 (77.2 %)
Liberal Haley Brown (Liberal) – 4,950 (17.0 %)
Holly Heffernan (NDP) – 735 (2.5 %)
Ryan Zedic (Green) – 625 (2.1 %)
Larry R. Heather (Christian Heritage Party) – 251 (0.9 %)
Kulbir Singh Chawla (National Advancement) – 81 (0.3 %)

Markham—Thornhill (Turnout: 27.51 %)

Mary Ng (Liberal) – 9,856 (51.3 %)
Ragavan Paranchothy (Conservative) – 7,501 (39.0 %)
Gregory Hines (NDP) – 671 (3.5 %)
Dorian Baxter (PC Party) – 566 (2.9 %)
Caryn Bergmann (Green) – 426 2.2 %
Brendan Thomas Reilly (Libertarian) – 118 (0.6 %)
Above Znoneofthe (Independent) – 77 (0.4 %)

Ottawa—Vanier (Turnout: 34.1 %)

Mona Fortier (Liberal) – 15,190 (51.2 %)
Emilie Taman (NDP) – 8,523 (28.7 %)
Adrian Paul Papara (Conservative) – 4,578 (15.4 %)
Nira Dookeran (Green) – 987 (3.3 %)
John “The Engineer” Turmel (Independent) – 153 (0.5 %)
Damien Wilson (Libertarian) – 137 (0.5 %)
Christina Wilson (Independent) – 99 (0.3 %)

Saint-Laurent (Turnout: 27.97 %)

Emmanuella Lambropoulos (Liberal) – 11,461 (59.1 %)
Jimmy Yu (Conservative) – 3,784 (19.5 %)
Daniel Green (Green) – 1,548 (8.0 %)
Mathieu Auclair (NDP) – 1,511 (7.8 %)
William Fayad (Bloc Québécois) – 951 (4.9 %)
Chinook Blais-Leduc (Rhinoceros) – 129 (0.7 %)

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One response to “By-Election Results: Nothing Changes, Everything Stays the Same

  1. Haha Alberta. Trudeau gets done in two years what Steve Harper failed at for nine. Two domestic pipelines and Keystone XL. How do you reward the Liberals? By voting for Conservatives at 70%. Pay attention to how much the Trudeau government will pay cleaning up abandoned oil company assets.

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