|Preceded by||Frank Mazzilli|
|Succeeded by||Teresa Armstrong|
|Born||1960 (age 56–57)
|Political party||Ontario Liberal Party
Liberal Party of Canada
Khalil Ramal (born c. 1960) is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. He was a Liberal member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 2003 to 2011. Ramal won the federal Liberal nomination for London—Fanshawe in 2015. Khalil Ramal ran unsuccessfully in the 2015 federal elections, but finished second after Irene Mathyssen of the rival New Democratic Party by a difference of around 3600 votes.
Ramal has a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology and a Master of Arts degree in social politics from Lebanese University, and has received further diplomas in accounting and teaching. At the time of the 2003 election, he was pursuing a Ph.D. in social politics.
He arrived in Canada in 1989, after leaving war-ravaged Lebanon, and has worked as a teacher, journalist, and as a counsellor with physical and mentally disabled patients at the Oxford Regional Centre in Woodstock, Ontario. He also runs a small business, and has served as Vice President of the Orchard Farm Distribution Company.
Ramal won the federal Liberal nomination for London—Fanshawe in 2015. He is now running federally in the upcoming general election.
|Progressive Conservative||Jim Chapman||9,790||27.5%||-2.9%|
|New Democratic||Stephen Maynard||9,351||26.2%||-4.9%|
|New Democratic||Irene Mathyssen||12,051||31.1%||+6.4%|
|Progressive Conservative||Frank Mazzilli||11,777||30.4%||-8.9%|
- "Summary of Valid Ballots by Candidate". Elections Ontario. October 2, 2003. Retrieved 2014-03-02.
- "Summary of Valid Ballots Cast for Each Candidate" (PDF). Elections Ontario. October 6, 2011. p. 9. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 30, 2013. Retrieved 2014-03-02.