Mike Sullivan (Canadian politician)
|Member of the Canadian Parliament
for York South—Weston
May 2, 2011 – October 19, 2015
|Preceded by||Alan Tonks|
|Succeeded by||Ahmed Hussen|
November 9, 1952 |
Detroit, Michigan, United States
|Political party||New Democrat|
|Alma mater||University of Toronto|
Michael D. "Mike" Sullivan (born November 9, 1952) is a former Canadian politician. He was a New Democratic member of the Canadian House of Commons from 2011 to 2015 who was elected to represent the Toronto riding of York South—Weston.
Sullivan was born in Detroit, Michigan but grew up in Windsor, Ontario. Sullivan graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1973. From February 1974 to November 1984, Sullivan worked for Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) where he was radio master control operator. From 1984 until his election to the House of Commons in 2011, Sullivan was a national representative for the National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians (NABET) and later the Communications Energy and Paperworkers (CEP) where he worked with CBC, Sun Media and Torstar newspapers.
|Canadian federal election, 2015: York South—Weston|
|New Democratic||Mike Sullivan||13,281||30.4||-9.7||–|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||43,706||100.0||$203,157.28|
|Total rejected ballots||362||0.82||+0.02|
|Liberal gain from New Democratic||Swing||+11.45|
|Source: Elections Canada|
|Canadian federal election, 2011|
|New Democratic||Mike Sullivan||14,122||40.1||+12.1||–|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||35,198||100.0|
|Total rejected ballots||288||0.8||+0.1|
|New Democratic gain from Liberal||Swing||+12.95|
|Canadian federal election, 2008|
|New Democratic||Mike Sullivan||9,641||28.0||+6.7||$46,118|
|Total valid votes/Expense limit||34,490||100.0||$80,783|
|Total rejected ballots||241||0.7|
- "Mike Sullivan official bio" (PDF). Retrieved 2013-12-27.
- "Greater Toronto Area Results". The Toronto Star. October 15, 2008. p. U2.
- "Riding results from across Canada". Edmonton Journal. May 3, 2011. p. A6.
- "Election 2011: York South—Weston". The Globe and Mail. May 2, 2011.
- "Canada Votes". The Toronto Star. October 20, 2015. pp. GT13–GT15.
- Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for York South—Weston, 30 September 2015
- Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates