Lorne Dach

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Lorne Dach
MLA
Lorne Dach 2015.jpg
Dach in 2015
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Edmonton-McClung
Assumed office
May 5, 2015
Preceded by David Xiao
Personal details
Born 1957/1958 (age 60–61)
Political party Alberta New Democratic Party
Residence Edmonton, Alberta
Occupation realtor

Lorne Dach (born 1957 or 1958) is a Canadian politician who was elected in the Alberta general election, 2015 to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of Edmonton-McClung.[1]

Electoral history[edit]

2001 general election[edit]

2001 Alberta general election results[2] Turnout 56.01% Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal
Progressive Conservative Mark Norris 6,976 50.43% 16.58%
     Liberal Nancy MacBeth 5,920 42.80% -10.78%
New Democratic Lorne Dach 804 5.81% 1.73%
     Independent Patrick Ellis 133 0.96% *
Total 13,833
Rejected, spoiled and declined 18
Eligible electors / Turnout 24,723  %
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing 13.68%

2004 general election[edit]

2004 Alberta general election results[3] Turnout 51.95% Swing
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Party Personal
Liberal Mo Elsalhy 5,859 44.88% 2.08%
Progressive Conservative Mark Norris 5,333 40.85% -9.58%
New Democratic Lorne Dach 1,358 10.40% 4.59%
Alberta Alliance Reuben Bauer 401 3.07%
Social Credit Patrick Conlin 105 0.80%
Total 13,056
Rejected, spoiled and declined 71
Eligible electors / Turnout 25,269  %
     Liberal pickup from Progressive Conservative Swing 5.83%

2012 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2012: Edmonton-McClung
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative David Xiao 7,179 46.65% -2.29%
Liberal Mo Elsalhy 3,800 24.69% -15.88%
Wildrose Peter Janisz 2,756 17.91% +16.05%
New Democratic Lorne Dach 1,134 7.37% +1.07%
Alberta Party John Hudson 418 2.72%
Evergreen Nathan Forsyth 102 0.66% -1.67%
Total 15,389
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -6.80%

2015 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2015: Edmonton-McClung
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
New Democratic Lorne Dach 9,406 55.36% +47.99%
Progressive Conservative David Xiao 4,404 25.92% -20.73%
Wildrose Steve Thompson 2,373 13.97% -3.94%
Alberta Party John Hudson 808 4.76% +2.04%
Total 16,991
New Democratic gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +34.36%

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