Robin Campbell (politician)
|MLA for West Yellowhead|
|Preceded by||Ivan Strang|
|Minister of Finance|
|President of the Treasury Board|
|Born||September 9, 1955|
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
Robin Ian Campbell (born September 9, 1955) is a Canadian provincial level politician. He was elected in 2008 to represent the electoral district of West Yellowhead in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. He is a member of the governing Progressive Conservative caucus. He was appointed Minister of Finance and President of the Treasury board by Premier Jim Prentice on September 15, 2014.
Campbell ran for a seat to the Alberta Legislature for the first time in the 2008 Alberta general election. He won his first term to represent the electoral district of West Yellowhead by a wide margin to hold it for the governing Progressive Conservative caucus.
Campbell is avid golfer & fishermen. Has a daughter, Sheena.
2008 general election
|2008 Alberta general election results||Turnout 35.26%||Swing|
|Progressive Conservative||Robin Campbell||4,206||53.83%||8.11%||*|
|Wildrose Alliance||Earle Cunningham||326||4.17%||-4.05%|
|Rejected, Spoiled and Declined||32|
|22,252 Eligible Electors|
|Progressive Conservative hold||Swing 6.27%|
2012 general election
|2012 Alberta general election||Turnout %||Swing|
|Progressive Conservative||Robin Campbell||4,405||44.86%||%||*|
|Alberta Party||Glenn Taylor||1,668||16.99%||%||*|
- The Report on the March 3, 2008 Provincial General Election of the Twenty-Seventh Legislative Assembly. Election Alberta. pp. 558–563.
- The Report on the March 3, 2008 Provincial General Election of the Twenty-seventh Legislative Assembly. Elections Alberta. July 28, 2008. pp. 558–563.
|Order of precedence|
|Order of precedence in Alberta
as of 2013[update]
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