Eastern Shore (electoral district)

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Eastern Shore
Nova Scotia electoral district
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Provincial electoral district
Legislature Nova Scotia House of Assembly
MLA
 
 
 
Kevin Murphy
Liberal
District created 1993
Last contested 2013
Demographics
Population (2011) 15,720
Electors 11,765
Area (km²) 1,003.00
Pop. density (per km²) 15.7
Census divisions Halifax County
Census subdivisions Halifax Regional Municipality

Eastern Shore is a provincial electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada, that elects one member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly.

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

This riding has elected the following Members of the Legislative Assembly:

Legislature Years Member Party
62nd 2013-Present Kevin Murphy Liberal
61st 2009-2013 Sid Prest New Democratic
60th 2006-2009 Bill Dooks Progressive Conservative
59th 2003-2006
58th 1999-2003
57th 1993-1999 Keith Colwell Liberal

Election results[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Liberal Kevin Murphy 3,770 52.99
     New Democratic Party Sid Prest 1,922 27.01
     Progressive Conservative Steve Brine 1,423 20.00
Nova Scotia general election, 2009[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     New Democratic Party Sid Prest 3628 49.22
     Progressive Conservative Bill Dooks 2557 34.69
     Liberal Loretta Halleran 992 13.46
Green Michael Marshall 194 2.63
Nova Scotia general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Progressive Conservative Bill Dooks 3232 45.93
     New Democratic Party Sid Prest 2871 40.80
     Liberal Judith Cabrita 746 10.6
Green Elizabeth van Dreunen 188 2.67
Nova Scotia general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Progressive Conservative Bill Dooks 3073 45.02
     New Democratic Party Sid Prest 2427 35.57
     Liberal Randy Carter 1326 19.41
Nova Scotia general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Progressive Conservative Bill Dooks 3637
     Liberal Keith Colwell 2695
     New Democratic Party Mary-Alice Tzagarakis 1970
Nova Scotia Party Jack Friis 388
Nova Scotia general election, 1993
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Liberal Keith Colwell 3,760
     Progressive Conservative Tom McInnes 3,523
     New Democratic Party Gary Moore 1,369

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