Calgary-Hawkwood

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Calgary-Hawkwood
Alberta electoral district
CalgaryHawkwood in Calgary.jpg
2010 boundaries
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Alberta
MLA
 
 
 
Michael Connolly
New Democratic
District created 2010
First contested 2012
Last contested 2015

Calgary-Hawkwood is a provincial electoral district in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The district was created in the 2010 boundary redistribution and is mandated to return a single member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta using the first past the post voting system.

History[edit]

The electoral district was created in the 2010 Alberta boundary re-distribution. It was created from parts of Calgary-Bow, Calgary-Foothills, Calgary-North West and a small portion of Calgary-Varsity

Boundary history[edit]

Electoral history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for
Calgary-Hawkwood
Assembly Years Member Party
See Calgary-Bow 1971-2012, Calgary-Foothills 1971-2012,
Calgary-North West 1986-2012 and Calgary-Varsity 1993-2012
28th 2012–2015 Jason Luan Progressive Conservative
29th 2015–present Michael Connolly New Democratic

The antecedent electoral districts that comprise Calgary-Hawkwood have been returning mainly Progressive Conservative and the occasional Liberal candidates to office since the 1970s. Varsity has returned a Liberal candidate since 2004 and North West returned a Liberal candidate from 1989 to 1997.

Legislature results[edit]

2012 general election[edit]

results by polling division, 2012
Alberta general election, 2012
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative Jason Luan 9,097 47.10
Wildrose David Yager 7,030 36.40
Liberal Maria Davis 1,632 8.45
New Democratic Collin Anderson 911 4.72
Alberta Party Kevin Woron 242 1.25
Evergreen Janet Keeping 199 1.03
Social Credit Len Skowronski 103 0.53
Independent Ed Torrance 99 0.51

2015 general election[edit]

results by polling division, 2015
Alberta general election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes %
New Democratic Michael Connolly 7,443 36.4
Progressive Conservative Jason Luan 6,378 31.2
Wildrose Jae Shim 4,448 21.7
Alberta Party Beth Barberree 925 4.5
Liberal Harbaksh Singh Sekhon 736 3.6
Green Polly Knowlton Cockett 455 2.2
Social Credit Len Skowronski 90 0.4
Total valid votes 20,475 100.0
Rejected, spoiled and declined 114
Turnout 20,589 61.4
Eligible voters 33,523
Source: Elections Alberta[1]

Senate nominee results[edit]

2012 Senate nominee election district results[edit]

Student vote results[edit]

2012 election[edit]

2012 Alberta Student Vote results
Affiliation Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Jason Luan 186 43.36%
Wildrose David Yager 129 30.00%
  Liberal Maria Davis 53 12.44%
Alberta Party Kevin Woron 16 3.72%
  NDP Collin Anderson 15 3.49%
  Independent Ed Torrance 9 2.09%
Social Credit Len Skowronski 3 0.70%
Total 430 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2015 Provincial General Election Results". Elections Alberta. Archived from the original on 2017-07-30. Retrieved 2017-07-30. 

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