Jim Baker (politician)

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Jim Baker
Member of the Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly
for Labrador West
In office
March 2007 – September 19, 2011
Preceded by Randy Collins
Succeeded by Nick McGrath
Personal details
Born Marystown, Newfoundland and Labrador
Political party Progressive Conservative

Jim Baker is a Canadian politician from Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

Baker represented the district of Labrador West in the Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly as a member of the Progressive Conservative Party. Baker was first elected in a 2007 by-election, and was re-elected later that year in the provincial election. Baker did not run for re-election in the 2011 provincial election.

Election results[edit]

Newfoundland and Labrador general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Progressive Conservative Jim Baker 2204 50.8%
     NDP Darrel J. Brenton 1848 41.59%
     Liberal Karen Oldford 287 6.61%

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By-Election - February 13, 2007
Resignation of Randy Collins
Party Candidate Votes % +/-
  Progressive Conservative Jim Baker 1,666 41.6
     NDP Darrel Brenton 1,240 31.0
  Labrador Party Ron Barron 670 16.7
     Liberal Karen Oldford 427 10.7

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