Calgary-Klein

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Calgary-Klein
Alberta electoral district
CalgaryKlein in Calgary.jpg
2010 boundaries
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Alberta
MLA
 
 
 
Craig Coolahan
New Democratic
District created 2010
First contested 2012
Last contested 2015

Calgary-Klein 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. The riding is named after former premier Ralph Klein.

History[edit]

The electoral district was created in the 2010 Alberta boundary re-distribution. It was created mainly from Calgary-North Hill and a portion of Calgary-Nose Hill.

Boundary history[edit]

Electoral history[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for
Calgary-Klein
Assembly Years Member Party
See Calgary-North Hill 1971-2012, Calgary-Nose Hill 2004-2012
28th 2012–2015 Kyle Fawcett Progressive Conservative
29th 2015–present Craig Coolahan New Democratic

Prior to the election of New Democrat candidate Craig Coolahan in 2015, the antecedent electoral districts that comprise Calgary-Klein elected Progressive Conservative candidates since the 1970s.

Legislature results[edit]

2015 general election[edit]

2015 Alberta general election

results[1]

Turnout % Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal
New Democratic Craig Coolahan 8,098 40.29%
Progressive Conservative Kyle Fawcett 4,878 26.68%
Wildrose Jeremy Nixon 4,206 22.02%
Liberal David Gamble 1,104 6.04% *
Total
Rejected, spoiled and declined
Eligible electors / Turnout  %

2012 general election[edit]

2012 Alberta general election

results[2]

Turnout % Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal
Progressive Conservative Kyle Fawcett 6,852 41.21% +2.89%
Wildrose Jeremy Nixon 5,755 34.61% +25.87%
Liberal Christopher Tahn 1,980 11.91% -20.08%
New Democratic Marc Power 1,687 10.15% -2.21%
Evergreen Roger Gagné 354 2.13% -4.42% *
Total
Rejected, spoiled and declined
Eligible electors / Turnout  %

Senate nominee results[edit]

2012 Senate nominee election district results[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]