Eddie Orrell

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Eddie Orrell
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MLA for Northside-Westmount
Assumed office
October 8, 2013
Preceded by new riding
MLA for Cape Breton North
In office
June 21, 2011 – October 8, 2013
Preceded by Cecil Clarke
Succeeded by riding dissolved
Personal details
Born (1965-02-07) February 7, 1965 (age 51)
Political party Progressive Conservative
Residence North Sydney, Nova Scotia
Occupation physiotherapist

Ralph Edward Orrell (born February 7, 1965) is a politician in Nova Scotia, Canada. He represents the electoral district of Northside-Westmount in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly. He is a Progressive Conservative.

On June 21, 2011, Orrell was elected in a byelection for the electoral district of Cape Breton North.[1] In the 2013 provincial election, Orrell was re-elected in the new riding of Northside-Westmount.[2]

Education[edit]

He graduated from Memorial Composite High School in 1983. Orrell graduated from Dalhousie University in 1987.

Electoral record[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Progressive Conservative Eddie Orrell 4179 44.03
     Liberal John Higgins 3716 39.12
     New Democratic Party Cecil Snow 1597 16.82
June 21, 2011 By-election[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Progressive Conservative Eddie Orrell 3975 54.88
     New Democratic Party Russell MacDonald 2265 31.27
     Liberal Brian McGean 931 12.85
Atlantica Jonathan Dean 72 0.99

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