Kevin Parsons (politician)
|Member of the Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly
for Cape St. Francis
September 12, 2008
|Preceded by||Jack Byrne|
|Mayor of Flatrock, NL|
Flatrock, Newfoundland and Labrador
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
|Alma mater||College of the North Atlantic|
Kevin Parsons, Jr. MHA, (born 1961) is a Canadian politician from Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. He currently serves as the Caucus Chair for the Progressive Conservative Party. Parsons has represented the electoral district of Cape St. Francis in the Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly since 2008. He has previously served as the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Business, Tourism, Culture and Rural Development. Prior to entering provincial politics Parsons was the Mayor of Flatrock.
A member of the Progressive Conservative Party, Parsons was elected in a by-election on August 27, 2008, following the death of longtime Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly and former cabinet minister Jack Byrne. His father Kevin Sr. represented the district from 1986 and 1993.
|Newfoundland and Labrador general election, 2015|
|Progressive Conservative||Kevin Parsons||4,086||66.34||+6.96|
|New Democratic||Mark Gruchy||460||7.47||30.22|
|Total valid votes||6,159||100.00|
|Newfoundland and Labrador general election, 2011|
|Progressive Conservative||Kevin Parsons||4,132||59.38||-9.59|
|New Democratic||Geoff Gallant||2,623||37.69||+14.29|
|Total valid votes||6,959||99.47|
|Newfoundland and Labrador provincial by-election, August 27, 2008|
|Progressive Conservative||Kevin Parsons||2,865||68.97||-8.86|
|New Democratic||Kathleen Connors||972||23.40||+12.78|
|Total valid votes||4,154|
- "Tories sweep Newfoundland and Labrador byelections". Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. 28 August 2008. Retrieved 11 November 2015.