Yukon Green Party

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Yukon Green Party
Leader Kristina Calhoun
Founded 28 February 2011 (2011-02-28)[1]
Headquarters Whitehorse, Yukon
Ideology Green
Colours Green
Membership 50[2]
Seats in Legislature
0 / 19
Website
www.yukongreenparty.ca
Politics of Yukon
Political parties
Elections

Yukon Green Party is a territorial green political party in Yukon, Canada. It was inspired by the Green Party of Canada. Its leader is Kristina Calhoun, a stay at home mom, who has lived in Yukon since 2006.[2][3][4] The party started out at a meeting in November 2010, and was officially registered in February 2011.[5]

Electoral record[edit]

General election # of candidates # of elected candidates # of ridings # of votes  % of popular vote  % of popular vote in contested ridings
2011 2 0 19 104 0.66 5.81

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sander-Green, Nadine (9 August 2011). "Greens are a party of balance, candidate says". Whitehorse Daily Star. Archived from the original on 25 March 2012. Retrieved 3 September 2011. 
  2. ^ a b Thompson, John (12 August 2011). "Green shoots grow slow". Yukon News. Archived from the original on 25 March 2012. Retrieved 3 September 2011. 
  3. ^ Kerry, Josh (11 March 2011). "Green Party sprouts two heads" (in English). Whitehorse, Yukon: Yukon News. Archived from the original on 18 May 2011. Retrieved 18 May 2011. 
  4. ^ Unrau, Jason (10 March 2011). "Greens enter crowded election field" (in English). Whitehorse, Yukon: Whitehorse Star. Archived from the original on 18 May 2011. Retrieved 18 May 2011. 
  5. ^ "Short History". Yukon Green Party. Archived from the original on 25 March 2012. Retrieved 21 November 2011. 

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