Saint John Lancaster

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Saint John Lancaster
Flag of New Brunswick.svg New Brunswick electoral district
Saint John Lancaster (2014-).png
The riding of Saint John Lancaster (as it exists from 2014) in relation to other electoral districts in Greater Saint John.
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick
MLA
 
 
 
Dorothy Shephard
Progressive Conservative
District created 1994
First contested 1995
Last contested 2014
Demographics
Population (2011) 13,904[1]
Electors (2013) 11,143[2]

Saint John Lancaster is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, Canada.

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

Assembly Years Member Party
Riding created from Saint John West
and Saint John Harbour (1974–1995)
53rd  1995 − 1999     Jane Barry Liberal
54th  1999 − 2003     Norm MacFarlane Progressive Conservative
55th  2003 − 2006     Abel LeBlanc Liberal
56th  2006 − 2010
57th  2010 − 2014     Dorothy Shephard Progressive Conservative
58th  2014 − Present

Election results[edit]

New Brunswick general election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Dorothy Shephard 2,619 39.18 -11.57
Liberal Peter McGuire 2,162 32.34 -1.49
New Democratic Abel LeBlanc 1,535 22.97 +12.79
Green Ashley Durdle 283 4.23 +0.59
Independent Mary Ellen Carpenter 85 1.27
Total valid votes 6,684 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 19 0.28
Turnout 6,703 62.67
Eligible voters 10,696
Progressive Conservative notional hold Swing -5.04
Independent candidate Mary Ellen Carpenter lost 2.37 percentage points from her performance in the 2010 election as a Green candidate. New Democratic candidate Abel LeBlanc lost 10.86 percentage points from his performance in the 2010 election as a Liberal candidate.
Source: Elections New Brunswick[3]
New Brunswick general election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Dorothy Shephard 3,429 50.75 +13.91
Liberal Abel LeBlanc 2,286 33.83 -25.16
New Democratic Habib Kilisli 688 10.18 +6.01
Green Mary Ellen Carpenter 246 3.64
People's Alliance Wendy Coughlin 108 1.60
Total valid votes 6,757 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 36 0.53
Turnout 6,793 68.70
Eligible voters 9,888
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +19.54
New Brunswick general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Abel LeBlanc 4,002 58.99 +17.61
Progressive Conservative Peter Hyslop 2,499 36.84 -0.19
New Democratic Jennifer Carkner 283 4.17 -15.03
Total valid votes 6,784 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing +8.90
[4]
New Brunswick general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Abel LeBlanc 2,942 41.38 +11.72
Progressive Conservative Norm MacFarlane 2,633 37.03 -17.13
New Democratic Walter Lee 1,365 19.20 +6.40
Grey Jim Webb 170 2.39
Total valid votes 7,110 100.0  
Liberal gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +14.42
Grey Party candidate Jim Webb gained 0.30 percentage points from his performance in the 1999 election as a Confederation of Regions candidate.
New Brunswick general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Norm MacFarlane 3,999 54.16 +16.56
Liberal Jane Barry 2,190 29.66 -11.89
New Democratic Walter Lee 945 12.80 -1.69
Confederation of Regions Jim Webb 154 2.09 -0.93
Natural Law Christopher B. Collrin 96 1.30 +0.61
Total valid votes 7,384 100.0  
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +14.22
New Brunswick general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Jane Barry 2,954 41.55
Progressive Conservative Norm MacFarlane 2,673 37.60
New Democratic Kenneth W. Wilcox 1,030 14.49
Confederation of Regions Peter A. Whitebone 215 3.02
Independent Richard Phillip Gerrior 188 2.64
Natural Law Christopher B. Collrin 49 0.69
Total valid votes 7,109 100.0  

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Coordinates: 45°15′10″N 66°07′29″W / 45.2528°N 66.1247°W / 45.2528; -66.1247