Larry Ashmore

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Larry Ashmore
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Former interim leader of the Evergreen Party of Alberta
Incumbent
Assumed office
December 22, 2011 (2011-12-22)
Personal details
Political party Evergreen Party of Alberta
Occupation Construction renovator

Larry Ashmore is a construction renovator, and activist, in Southern Alberta. He was the interim leader of the Evergreen Party of Alberta, a green political party in Alberta, Canada.[1][2] He has run as a Green candidate at both the provincial and federal levels, and was running for the Evergreens in Livingstone-Macleod in the 2012 provincial election.[3]

Election results[edit]

Federal elections[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2006: Macleod
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Conservative Ted Menzies 37,534 75.45 +0.69
Liberal Bernie Kennedy 4,596 9.23 -2.86
New Democratic Joyce Thomas 3,251 6.53 +0.04
Green Larry Ashmore 3,075 6.18 -0.46
Independent Myron Wolf Child 1,055 2.12
Canadian Action Catherine Whelan Costen 235 0.47
Total valid votes 49,879 100.00
Total rejected ballots 133 0.27 +0.01
Turnout 43,224 60.03 0.00

Provincial elections[edit]

Alberta general election, 2008: Foothills-Rocky View[4] Turnout 45.43% Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal
     Progressive Conservative Ted Morton 6,916 57.41% -2.90%
     Liberal Herb Coburn 2,200 18.26% 0.87%
     Wildrose Alliance Joseph McMaster 1,797 14.92% 5.92% *
Greens Larry Ashmore 937 7.78% -2.78% *
     NDP Ricardo de Menzies 196 1.63% -0.43% *
Total 12,046 100%
Rejected Ballots 84
26,701 Eligible Electors
     Progressive Conservative pickup new district Swing -1.89%
2012 Alberta general election : Livingstone-Macleod Turnout % Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal
     Wildrose Pat Stier 8,565 47.97% %
     Progressive Conservative Evan Berger 7,403 41.46% %
     NDP Matthew Halton 944 5.29% *
     Liberal Alex Macdonald 597 3.34% *
Evergreen Larry Ashmore 347 1.94% *
Total ' 100%
Rejected, Spoiled and Declined '
Eligible Electors
     Wildrose pickup from Progressive Conservative Swing %

As leader[edit]

e • d Summary of the April 23, 2012 Legislative Assembly of Alberta election results
Party Party leader Number of
candidates[5]
Seats Popular vote
2008 Dissol. 2012 % Change #1 % Change (pp)
Progressive Conservative Alison Redford 87 72 66 61 –7.85 567,060 43.95 –8.77
Wildrose Danielle Smith 87 4 17 +325 442,429 34.29 +27.51
Liberal Raj Sherman 87 9 8 5 –37.5 127,645 9.89 –16.54
New Democratic Brian Mason 87 2 2 4 +100 126,752 9.82 +1.34
Alberta Party Glenn Taylor 38 1 –100 17,172 1.33 +1.32
Evergreen Larry Ashmore 25 2 5,082 0.394 –4.162
Independent 12 1 –100 3,511 0.272 –0.53
Social Credit Len Skowronski 3 294 0.0228 –0.19
Communist Naomi Rankin 2 210 0.0163 +0.01
Separation Bart Hampton3 13 68 0.00527 0.00
Vacant 1
Total 429 83 83 87 +4.82 1,290,223 100.00%

Notes:

  1. Results at the count.[6]
  2. Results change is compared to the Alberta Greens in 2008.
  3. Elections Alberta lists Bart Hampton as leader of the Separation Party of Alberta, however the party's only candidate is party president Glen Dundas.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Executive". Calgary, Alberta: Evergreen Party of Alberta. Archived from the original on January 3, 2012. Retrieved January 3, 2012. 
  2. ^ Wood, James (December 29, 2011). "Evergreen Party rises from ashes of Alberta Greens". Calgary, Alberta: Calgary Herald. Archived from the original on January 3, 2012. Retrieved January 3, 2012. 
  3. ^ Patterson, Don (January 18, 2012). "Evergreen earns provincial recognition". Okotoks Western Wheel. Retrieved September 23, 2013. 
  4. ^ The Report on the March 3, 2008 Provincial General Election of the Twenty-seventh Legislative Assembly. Elections Alberta. pp. 408–413. 
  5. ^ "Nominated Candidates". Elections Alberta. Retrieved April 10, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Unofficial Results". Elections Alberta. Retrieved April 24, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Parties". Elections Alberta. Retrieved April 9, 2012. 

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