Geoff MacLellan

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The Honourable
Geoff MacLellan
MLA
Member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly
for Glace Bay
Assumed office
June 22, 2010
Preceded by David Wilson
Personal details
Born (1978-12-18) December 18, 1978 (age 38)[1]
Sydney, Nova Scotia[2]
Political party Liberal
Occupation politician

Geoffrey Curtis MacLellan (born December 18, 1978) is a politician in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. He was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in a by-election on June 22, 2010.[3] He represents the electoral district of Glace Bay as a Liberal.

MacLellan was re-elected in the 2013 election.[4] On October 22, 2013, MacLellan was appointed to the Executive Council of Nova Scotia where he served as Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal as well as Minister responsible for the Sydney Tar Ponds Agency and Minister responsible for the Sydney Steel Corporation Act.[5] He was re-elected in the 2017 election.[6]

On June 15, 2017, premier Stephen McNeil shuffled his cabinet, moving MacLellan to Minister of Business, Minister of Energy, Minister of Trade, and Minister of Service Nova Scotia.[7][8]

Electoral record[edit]

Nova Scotia general election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ±
     Liberal Geoff MacLellan 5,547 80.36
     NDP Mary Beth MacDonald 1,001 14.50
     PC Thomas Bethell 355 5.14
Byelection June 22, 2010
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Geoff MacLellan 3901 53.91
     NDP Myrtle Campbell 2281 31.52
     PC Michelle Wheelhouse 759 10.48
     Independent Edna Lee 195 2.69
Atlantica Dan Wilson 56 0.77

References[edit]

  1. ^ Geoff MacLellan on Twitter: @kaitmortimer only 5 years away honey. Lol Twitter
  2. ^ About - Geoff MacLellan Geoff MacLellan official website
  3. ^ "Liberals win 2 N.S. byelections". CBC News. June 22, 2010. 
  4. ^ "Cape Breton voters buck election trend of change". CBC News. October 9, 2013. Retrieved 2017-06-01. 
  5. ^ "Premier Stephen McNeil welcomes 16-member cabinet". CBC. October 22, 2013. Retrieved 2013-10-22. 
  6. ^ "Glace Bay riding became an election nail-biter". Cape Breton Post. May 31, 2017. Retrieved 2017-11-23. 
  7. ^ "Stephen McNeil shuffles cabinet, but vows not to change course". CBC News. June 15, 2017. Retrieved 2017-06-15. 
  8. ^ "N.S. cabinet unveiled: Casey now deputy premier, finance minister". The Chronicle Herald. June 15, 2017. Retrieved 2017-06-15. 

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