Herb Cox

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Herb Cox

Member of the Saskatchewan Legislative Assembly
for The Battlefords
Assumed office
November 7, 2011
Preceded byLen Taylor
Personal details
Born1950/1951 (age 68–69)[1]
Brandon, Manitoba
Political partySaskatchewan Party
ResidenceBattleford, Saskatchewan

Herb Cox (born 1950 or 1951) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan in the 2011 election.[2][3] He represents the electoral district of The Battlefords as a member of the Saskatchewan Party caucus.

In 2012, Cox revealed that he had been diagnosed with bone cancer two days after his election victory, and had received chemotherapy treatment for the disease.[4]

Saskatchewan Provincial Government of Brad Wall
Cabinet posts (2)
Predecessor Office Successor
Kevin Doherty Minister of Advanced Education
October 30, 2017–February 2, 2018
Tina Beaudry-Mellor
Scott Moe Minister of Environment
May 21, 2015–August 23, 2016
Scott Moe


  1. ^ Battlefords MLA Cox fighting bone cancer Couture, Joe. Leader Post [Regina, Sask] 08 Mar 2012: A.4.
  2. ^ http://saskparty.com/index.php?pageid=mlas&mla=herb-cox
  3. ^ Warick, Jason (November 8, 2011). "Sask. Party takes North Battleford seat". The StarPhoenix. Postmedia Network. Retrieved 2012-03-07.
  4. ^ Bitner, Kelly (March 7, 2012). "Battlefords MLA reveals he has bone cancer". News Talk 650 CKOM. Rawlco Communications. Retrieved 2012-03-07.