Columbia River-Revelstoke

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Columbia River-Revelstoke is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada.

Demographics[edit]

Population, 2001 33,005
Population Change, 1996–2001 -3.1%
Area (km²) 39,135
Pop. Density 0.84

Geography[edit]

History[edit]

Member of Legislative Assembly[edit]

Its MLA is Norm Macdonald, former principal of Nicholson Elementary School in Golden and mayor of Golden. He was first elected in 2005. He represents the British Columbia New Democratic Party.

Election results[edit]

B.C. General Election 2013: Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
New Democratic Norm Macdonald 6,463 48.26 -7.03
Liberal Doug Clovechok 4,847 36.19 -1.76
Conservative Earl Olsen 1,162 8.68 n/a
Green Laurel Ralston 921 6.88 +0.12
Total Valid Votes 13,393 100.00
Total Rejected Ballots
Turnout
B.C. General Election 2009: Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
New Democratic Norm Macdonald 7,419 55.29% $39,287
Liberal Mark McKee 5,093 37.95% $120,550
Green Sarah Svensson 907 6.76% $350
Total Valid Votes 13,419 100%
Total Rejected Ballots 101 0.75%
Turnout 13,520 56.17%%
B.C. General Election 2005: Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Norm Macdonald 7,460 51.71% $38,430
Liberal Wendy McMahon 5,750 39.86% $93,950
Green Andy Shadrack 1,217 8.44% $168
Total Valid Votes 14,427 100
Total Rejected Ballots 104 0.72
Turnout 14,531 62.47

Result: NDP gain from BC Liberal

B.C. General Election 2001: Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Wendy McMahon 7,804 53.95% $49,873
     NDP Jim Doyle 4,551 31.46% $26,852
Green Jennifer R. Brownlee 978 6.76%
     Marijuana Lisa A. Kirkman 642 4.44% $1,123
Unity Miles Lehn 490 3.39% $1,001
Total valid votes 14,465 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 46 0.32%
Turnout 14,511 71.96%

Result: BC Liberal gain from NDP

B.C. General Election 1996: Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Jim Doyle 6,264 42.52% $30,948
Liberal Brian Allan McMahon 5,172 35.10% $49,056
Reform Steve V. Pinchak 2,687 18.24% $17,470
Progressive Democrat Dave Herman 282 1.91% $100
Green Rhonda Smith 270 1.83% $636
     Natural Law Sonia Stairs 58 0.39% $100
Total valid votes 14,733 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 74 0.78%
Turnout 14,807 71.04%
B.C. General Election 1991: Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Jim Doyle 6,241 45.08% $28,972
Social Credit Duane Crandall 4,362 31.51% $39,088
Liberal Margaret R. Mellor 3,241 23.41% $1,012
Total valid votes 13,844 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 231 1.64%
Turnout 14,075 74.78%

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