Chestermere-Rocky View

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Chestermere-Rocky View
Flag of Alberta.svg Alberta electoral district
ChestermereRockyView in Alberta.jpg
2010 boundaries
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Alberta
MLA
 
 
 
Bruce McAllister
Wildrose
District created 2010
First contested 2012

Chestermere-Rocky View is a provincial electoral district in Alberta, Canada. The district was created in the 2010 boundary redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta using the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

The electoral district was created in the 2010 Alberta boundary re-distribution. It was created from large portions of the old electoral district of Airdrie-Chestermere and Foothills-Rocky View.[1] The district surrounds the western, northern and eastern boundaries of the city of Calgary.

Boundary history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for
Chestermere-Rocky View
Assembly Years Member Party
See Airdrie-Chestermere 2004-2012 and Foothills-Rocky View 2004-2012
28th 2012–present Bruce McAllister Wildrose

Representation history[edit]

The electoral district and its antecedent has been electing Progressive Conservative candidates with solid majorities in recent years. The former riding of Airdrie-Chestermere saw incumbent Rob Anderson cross the floor to the Wildrose Party while Foothills-Rocky View MLA Ted Morton remains a Progressive Conservative.

Legislature results[edit]

2012 general election[edit]

2012 Alberta general election Turnout % Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal %
     Wildrose Bruce McAllister 10,374 %
     Progressive Conservative Ted Morton 6,237 %
     Liberal Siân Ramsden 584 % % *
     NDP Nathan Salmon 542 % % *
Total ' 100%
Rejected, Spoiled and Declined '
Eligible Electors
     Wildrose pickup new district Swing %

[2]

Senate nominee results[edit]

2012 Senate nominee election district results[edit]

Student vote results[edit]

2012 election[edit]

2012 Alberta Student Vote results
Affiliation Candidate Votes %
     Progressive Conservative Ted Morton %
     Wildrose Bruce McAllister %
     Liberal Siân Ramsden %
     NDP Nathan Salmon %
Total ' 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Proposed Electoral Division Areas, Boundaries, and Names for Alberta". Alberta Electoral Boundaries Commission. June 2010. p. 19. Retrieved January 14, 2012. 
  2. ^ calgaryherald.com. Canada Herald http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/politics/index.html |url= missing title (help). Retrieved 5 March 2014. 

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