Mississauga Centre

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Mississauga Centre was a federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that was represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1997 to 2004 and in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1999 to 2007.

This riding was created in 1996 from parts of Mississauga East and Mississauga West ridings. Throughout its brief existence, it was represented in the House of Commons by Carolyn Parrish.

It consisted of the central part of the City of Mississauga, Ontario.

The electoral district was abolished in 2003 when it was redistributed between Mississauga East—Cooksville, Mississauga South, Mississauga—Brampton South and Mississauga—Erindale ridings.

Members of Parliament[edit]

The riding has elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Mississauga East and Mississauga West prior to 1997
36th 1997–2000     Carolyn Parrish Liberal
37th 2000–2004
Mississauga East—Cooksville, Mississauga South,
Mississauga—Brampton South and Mississauga—Erindale after 2004

Federal election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 1997
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal PARRISH, Carolyn 25,881
Progressive Conservative SOLOMAH, Ahmad 6,049
Reform LIM, Janice 5,770
New Democratic ROCHE, Vishnu 1,900
Marxist–Leninist DHILLON, Amarjit 192
Canadian federal election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal PARRISH, Carolyn 24,381
Alliance DHALIWAL, Harry 6,644
Progressive Conservative TANGRI, Nina 5,077
New Democratic MCCABE, Gail 1,404
Marijuana WARD, Alan 389
Marxist–Leninist MCCABE, Bob 125

Provincial election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Harinder Takhar 18,466 47.45 +7.19
Progressive Conservative Rob Sampson 15,846 40.72 -10.91
New Democratic Michael Miller 3,237 8.32 +3.29
Green Jeffrey Scott Smith 776 1.99
Family Coalition John R. Lyall 588 1.51
Ontario general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Rob Sampson 18,688 51.63
Liberal George Winter 14,572 40.26
New Democratic Gail McCabe 1,820 5.03
Natural Law Bob Harrington 1,117 3.09

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