Belfast-Murray River

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Belfast-Murray River
Flag of Prince Edward Island.svg Prince Edward Island electoral district
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Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island
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Charlie McGeoghegan
Liberal
Last contested 2011

Belfast-Murray River is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island, Canada. Created mostly from 4th Kings, part of 5th Kings and a small part of 4th Queens in 1996. It was formerly named Murray River-Gaspereaux from 1996 to 2007.

Members[edit]

The riding has elected the following Members of the Legislative Assembly:

Members of the Legislative Assembly for Belfast-Murray River
Assembly Years Member Party
See 4th Queens, 4th Kings, 5th Kings 1873-1996
60th 1996-2000 Pat Binns Progressive Conservative
61st 2000-2003
62nd 2003-2007
63rd 2007
2007 Vacant
2007-2011 Charlie McGeoghegan Liberal
64th 2011–present

Election results[edit]

Prince Edward Island general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Charlie McGeoghegan 1,135 45.86% -9.09
Progressive Conservative Darlene Compton 1,127 45.54% +9.39
Green John Burhoe 114 4.61% +0.99
Island Andy Clarey 99 4.00% -0.67


Prince Edward Island provincial by-election, 15 October 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Charlie McGeoghegan 1,259 54.95 +14.14
Progressive Conservative Darlene Compton 828 36.15 –19.01
Independent Andy Clarey 107 4.67
Green Ahmon Katz 83 3.62 –0.42
New Democratic Jane McNeil 10 0.44
Total 2,287 100.0
Source: Elections PEI
Prince Edward Island general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Pat Binns 1,527 55.15%
Liberal Charlie McGeoghegan 1,130 40.81%
Green Ahmon Katz 112 4.04%
Prince Edward Island general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Pat Binns 1,584 70.28%
Liberal Michelle Johnston 625 27.73%
New Democratic Edith Perry 45 2.00%

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