Rob Leone

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Rob Leone
Rob Leone, Cambridge- North Dumfries MPP.jpeg
Ontario MPP
In office
2011–2014
Preceded by Gerry Martiniuk
Succeeded by Kathryn McGarry
Constituency Cambridge
Personal details
Political party Progressive Conservative
Residence Cambridge, Ontario

Rob Leone is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. He was a Progressive Conservative member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 2011 to 2014. He represented the riding of Cambridge.

Background[edit]

Leone holds a Ph.D from McMaster University.

Politics[edit]

Leone ran in the 2011 provincial election as the Progressive Conservative candidate in the riding of Cambridge. He defeated Liberal candidate Kathryn McGarry by 1,954 votes.[1][2] He faced McGarry again in 2014 and this time was defeated by McGarry by 3,067 votes.[3][4]

During his time in government he was the PC party's critic for training and education issues.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Summary of Valid Ballots Cast for Each Candidate" (PDF). Elections Ontario. October 6, 2011. p. 3. Retrieved 2014-03-02. 
  2. ^ "Cambridge stays Tory blue". The Waterloo Record. October 7, 2011. 
  3. ^ "General Election by District: Cambridge". Elections Ontario. June 12, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Liberal Kathryn McGarry beats Tory in historic Cambridge win". CBC News. June 13, 2014. 
  5. ^ Blizzard, Christina (30 September 2013). "Tory leader Tim Hudak shuffles shadow cabinet". Toronto Sun. 

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