Kate Young (politician)
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|Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Science|
|Assumed office |
January 30, 2017
|Preceded by||Terry Beech|
|Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport|
December 2, 2015 – January 27, 2017
|Preceded by||Jeff Watson|
|Succeeded by||Karen McCrimmon|
|Member of the Canadian Parliament|
for London West
|Assumed office |
October 19, 2015
|Preceded by||Ed Holder|
|Profession||public relations manager, former television news anchor|
After her election in 2015, Young was appointed the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport. In a 2017 cabinet reshuffle, Young was moved to the position of parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Science.
|2015 Canadian federal election|
|New Democratic||Matthew Rowlinson||10,087||14.8||-10.62||–|
|Libertarian||Jacques Y. Boudreau||732||1.1||–||–|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||68,027||100.0||$234,017.17|
|Total rejected ballots||286||–||–|
|Liberal gain from Conservative||Swing||+14.42|
|Source: Elections Canada|
- Lebel, Jacquelyn (19 October 2015). "Liberal Kate Young Unseats Conservative Incumbent Ed Holder in London West". am980.ca. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
- "Kate Young one of three rookies will champion London in the next Parliament". The London Free Press. 2015-10-20. Retrieved 2018-10-25.
- "Kate Young named parliamentary secretary to transport minister". London. 2015-12-03. Retrieved 2018-10-25.
- "Parliament: Shuffle turns Young into advocate for open science". The London Free Press. 2017-02-02. Retrieved 2018-10-25.
- Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for London West, 30 September 2015
- Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived 2015-08-15 at the Wayback Machine