Chuck Porter (politician)

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Chuck Porter
MLA for Hants West
Assumed office
Preceded by Ron Russell
Personal details
Born December 29, 1964
Political party Progressive Conservative (2006–2014)
Independent (2014–present)
Residence Windsor, Nova Scotia
Occupation Paramedic
Religion Christian

Garnet Charles Porter (born December 29, 1964) is a Canadian politician. He represents the electoral district of Hants West in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly as an Independent.[1] He was a member of the Progressive Conservatives from 2006 to June 13, 2014, when he left the party citing leadership as a factor in his decision.[1] In the past, Porter has served as a Councillor in the town of Windsor, Nova Scotia, as Chair of the Finance Committee. He also worked as a paramedic for 16 years before entering politics.


  1. ^ a b "Chuck Porter leaves PC caucus, cites leadership as a factor". CBC News. June 13, 2014. Retrieved 2014-06-13. 

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