|MLA for Pictou East|
June 13, 2006 – October 8, 2013
|Preceded by||Jim DeWolfe|
|Succeeded by||Tim Houston|
|Born||1945/1946 (age 67–68)|
|Residence||Westville, Nova Scotia|
Clarence "Clarrie" MacKinnon is a former Canadian politician, who represented the constituency of Pictou East in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly from 2006 to 2013. He was a member of the Nova Scotia New Democratic Party.
MacKinnon has a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Mount Saint Vincent University, and a Master of Marine Management from Dalhousie University. He has started part-time work on a PhD from the University of Cardiff in Wales, UK in Earth, Oceans and Planetary Science. MacKinnon has been employed in news media, public relations, and in the fishing industry. He has been a roughneck, worked on a woods crew and sold shoes and mobile homes.
Prior to June 2009, MacKinnon was the New Democratic Caucus' critic for Economic Development.
- Elections Nova Scotia, Complete Results and Statistics of Provincial General Elections 1933 - 2006, Complete Poll By Poll Results - Pictou East (June 13, 2006). Retrieved on November 1, 2007