Miramichi Bay-Neguac

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Miramichi Bay-Neguac
New Brunswick electoral district
Miramichi Bay-Neguac (2014-).png
The riding of Miramichi Bay-Neguac (as it exists from 2014) in relation to other New Brunswick electoral districts
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick
MLA
 
 
 
Lisa Harris
Liberal
District created 1973
First contested 1974
Last contested 2014
Demographics
Population (2011) 15,122[1]
Electors (2013) 11,150[1]

Miramichi Bay-Neguac (French: Baie-de-Miramichi-Neguac) is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, Canada. It was formerly known more simply as Miramichi Bay. The riding was created from part of the multi-member Northumberland riding, and was first contested in 1974. At the 2013 boundary adjustmnet, the riding moved western and inland taking in the northeast parts of the City of Miramichi and rural areas to the north and west of the city.

The riding's previous representative in the Legislative Assembly was Carmel Robichaud of the Liberal Party. Roger Duguay, leader of the New Democratic Party from 2007 to 2010, was that party's candidate in Miramichi Bay-Neguac in the 2006 provincial election.

Serge Robichaud of the Progressive Conservative was elected on September 27, 2010 in the 2010 provincial election.[2]

Members of the Legislative Assembly[edit]

Assembly Years Member Party
Miramichi Bay
Riding created from Northumberland
48th  1974 − 1978     Edgar LeGresley Liberal
49th  1978 − 1982
50th  1982 − 1987     James Gordon Progressive Conservative
51st  1987 − 1991     Danny Gay Liberal
52nd  1991 − 1995
53rd  1995 − 1999
54th  1999 − 2003     Réjean Savoie Progressive Conservative
55th  2003 − 2006     Carmel Robichaud Liberal
Miramichi Bay-Neguac
56th  2006 − 2010     Carmel Robichaud Liberal
57th  2010 − 2014     Serge Robichaud Progressive Conservative
58th  2014 − Present     Lisa Harris Liberal

Election results[edit]

Miramichi Bay-Neguac[edit]

New Brunswick general election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Lisa Harris 4,199 49.22 +11.84
Progressive Conservative Serge Robichaud 3,307 38.76 -3.95
New Democratic Curtis Bartibogue 785 9.20 -7.41
Green Filip Vanicek 240 2.81 +1.46
Total valid votes 8,531 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 31 0.36
Turnout 8,562 72.02
Eligible voters 11,888
Liberal notional gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +7.90
[3]
New Brunswick general election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Serge Robichaud 2,908 42.71 +14.07
Liberal Carmel Robichaud 2,545 37.38 -7.96
New Democratic Marc-Alphonse Leclair 1,131 16.61 -9.41
People's Alliance Tommy L'Huillier 132 1.94
Green Filip Vanicek 92 1.35
Total valid votes 6,808 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 63 0.92
Turnout 6,871 76.89
Eligible voters 8,936
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +11.02
[4]
New Brunswick general election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Carmel Robichaud 3,108 45.34 -0.72
Progressive Conservative Guy Vautour 1,963 28.64 -14.89
New Democratic Roger Duguay 1,784 26.02 +15.61
Total valid votes 6,855 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 62 0.90
Turnout 6,917 75.39
Eligible voters 9,175
Liberal notional hold Swing +7.08
[5]

Miramichi Bay[edit]

New Brunswick general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Carmel Robichaud 3,227 46.06 +4.88
Progressive Conservative Réjean Savoie 3,050 43.53 -10.39
New Democratic Hilaire Rousselle 729 10.41 +5.51
Total valid votes 7,006
Liberal gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +7.64
[6]
New Brunswick general election, 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Réjean Savoie 4,014 53.92 +7.39
Liberal Danny Gay 3,066 41.18 -7.72
New Democratic Donald Doucet 365 4.90 +1.59
Total valid votes 7,445
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +7.55
[7]
New Brunswick general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Danny Gay 3,504 48.90 -5.91
Progressive Conservative Jim Gordon 3,334 46.53 +17.08
New Democratic Mary M. Parker 237 3.31 -3.55
Confederation of Regions Allison Furlotte 91 1.27 -7.61
Total valid votes 7,166 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing -11.50
New Brunswick general election, 1991
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Danny Gay 3,940 54.81 -7.03
Progressive Conservative Emilien LeBreton 2,117 29.45 -6.56
Confederation of Regions James Grant MacIntosh 638 8.88
New Democratic Norman A. Richardson 493 6.86 +4.71
Total valid votes 7,188 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing -0.24
New Brunswick general election, 1987
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Donald "Danny" Gay 4,422 61.84 +15.54
Progressive Conservative James K. "Jim" Gordon 2,575 36.01 -13.51
New Democratic Joyce Carter 154 2.15 -2.02
Total valid votes 7,151 100.0  
Liberal gain Swing +14.52
New Brunswick general election, 1982
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative James K. "Jimmy" Gordon 3,263 49.52 +17.74
Liberal Alcide Léger 3,051 46.30 +5.76
New Democratic J. Albert Richardson 275 4.17
Total valid votes 6,589 100.0  
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +5.99
New Brunswick general election, 1978
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Edgar LeGresley 2,232 40.54 -20.44
Progressive Conservative James Kenneth Gordon 1,750 31.78 -2.76
Independent Solomon Curry 1,524 27.68
Total valid votes 5,506 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing -8.84
New Brunswick general election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Edgar LeGresley 2,841 60.98
Progressive Conservative George R. Savoie 1,609 34.54
New Democratic Jean-Claude Morris 209 4.49
Total valid votes 4,659 100.0  
The previous multi-member riding of Northumberland went totally Liberal in the last election, with Edgar LeGresley being one of five incumbents.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b http://www.gnb.ca/elections/pdf/2013Boundaries/2013-EBRC-CDCER-Report-Rapport-Final.pdf
  2. ^ http://www.cbc.ca/canada/nbvotes2010/ridings/010/
  3. ^ Elections New Brunswick (2014). "Declared Results, 2014 New Brunswick election". Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  4. ^ Elections New Brunswick (2010). "Thirty-seventh General Election - Report of the Chief Electoral Officer" (PDF). Retrieved 29 December 2014. 
  5. ^ Elections New Brunswick (2006). "Thirty-sixth General Election - Report of the Chief Electoral Officer" (PDF). Retrieved 12 January 2015. 
  6. ^ [1]. Elections New Brunswick. Retrieved July 22, 2013.
  7. ^ [2]. Elections New Brunswick. Retrieved July 22, 2013.

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