Buck Watts

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The Honourable
Francis "Buck" Watts
MLA
31st Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island
Assumed office
June 3, 2015
Premier Wade MacLauchlan
Lieutenant Governor Frank Lewis
Preceded by Carolyn Bertram
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island for
Tracadie-Hillsborough Park
Assumed office
June 12, 2007
Preceded by Mildred Dover
Personal details
Born November 1944 (age 72)
Grand Tracadie, Prince Edward Island
Political party Liberal
Occupation fisherman, businessman

Francis "Buck" Watts (born November 1944) is a Canadian politician serving as the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island.[1]

He was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island in the 2007 provincial election. He represents the electoral district of Tracadie-Hillsborough Park and is a member of the Liberal Party.

On June 3, 2015, Watts was elected through a secret ballot after two rounds, as Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Buck stops here". The Guardian. Charlottetown. June 20, 2015. Retrieved 2017-03-04. 
  2. ^ "Buck Watts elected speaker of the P.E.I. Legislature". CBC News. June 3, 2015. Retrieved 2017-03-04. 

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