|MLA for Belfast-Murray River|
October 2007 – 2015
|Preceded by||Pat Binns|
|Succeeded by||Darlene Compton|
Montague, Prince Edward Island
|Residence||Belfast, Prince Edward Island|
Charlie McGeoghegan (born 1974) is a Canadian politician.
He was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island in a by-election on October 15, 2007, following the resignation of Pat Binns. He represents the electoral district of Belfast-Murray River and is a member of the Liberal Party.
McGeoghegan was also the party's candidate in the general election on May 28, 2007.
After completing high school, he attended the Canadian Coast Guard College in Point Edward, Nova Scotia. Prior to entering elected politics, McGeoghegan was a fisherman and a competitive arm wrestler. McGeoghegan was the winner in the 198-pound division of the 2003 World Arm Wrestling Championship held in Ottawa.
Prince Edward Island provincial by-election, 15 October 2007: |
On the appointment of Pat Binns as Ambassador to Ireland
|Progressive Conservative||Darlene Compton||828||36.15||−19.01|
|New Democratic||Jane McNeil||10||0.44|
|Total valid votes||2,287||100.0|
|Liberal gain from Progressive Conservative||Swing||+16.58|
|Source: Elections PEI|
|Prince Edward Island general election, 2007|
|Progressive Conservative Party||Pat Binns||1,527||55.15|
|Liberal Party||Charlie McGeoghegan||1,130||40.81|
|Prince Edward Island general election, 2011|
|Progressive Conservative||Darlene Compton||1,127||45.54||+9.39|
|Total valid votes||2,475||100.0|
|Prince Edward Island general election, 2015|
|** Preliminary results — Not yet official **|
|Progressive Conservative||Darlene Compton||1,203||45.12||-0.42|
|New Democratic||Alan Hicken||216||8.10|
|Total valid votes||2,666||100.0|
|Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal||Swing||+2.18|
- Elections PEI
- "Liberals win P.E.I. byelection". CBC News. October 15, 2007. Retrieved 2015-06-05.
- "McGeoghegan, Charles". Telephone Directory. Government of Prince Edward Island. Retrieved 2009-06-14.
- "Arm wrestling MLA back in training". CBC News. April 9, 2008. Retrieved 2015-06-05.
- Elections Prince Edward Island (4 May 2015). "Provincial General Election - Unofficial Results 2015-05-04". Retrieved 5 May 2015.
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