Pat Kelly (politician)

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Pat Kelly

Official Opposition Critic for National Revenue
Assumed office
August 30, 2017
LeaderAndrew Scheer
Preceded byZiad Aboultaif
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Calgary Rocky Ridge
Assumed office
October 19, 2015
Preceded bydistrict created
Personal details
Born1970/1971 (age 47–48)
Political partyConservative
ResidenceCalgary, Alberta, Canada
ProfessionMortgage Broker

Pat Kelly MP (born c. 1971) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to represent the riding of Calgary Rocky Ridge in the House of Commons in the 2015 federal election defeating well known broadcast journalist Nirmala Naidoo.[1] A native Calgarian and graduate of Bowness High School and the University of Calgary, Kelly worked as a mortgage broker until his election in 2015.[2] Kelly currently serves as the Shadow Minister for National Revenue in the shadow cabinet of Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer.[3] He is married and has three daughters.[2]

Electoral record[edit]

Canadian federal election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative Pat Kelly 38,229 60.39 –8.13
Liberal Nirmala Naidoo 20,038 31.67 +19.02
New Democratic Stephanie Kot 3,665 5.79 –5.68
Green Catriona Wright 1,360 2.14 –5.10
Total valid votes/Expense limit 63,292 100.0     $222,011.66
Total rejected ballots 167
Turnout 63,459
Eligible voters 87,323
Conservative hold Swing –13.58
Source: Elections Canada[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Damien Wood (August 26, 2015). "Canada Election 2015: Calgary-Rocky Ridge candidates & issues". Calgary Sun. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 24 March 2019.
  2. ^ a b http://patkellymp.ca/about/
  3. ^ Official Opposition Shadow Cabinet of the 42nd Parliament of Canada
  4. ^ "October 19, 2015 Election Results — Calgary Rocky Ridge (Validated results)". Elections Canada. 23 October 2015. Retrieved 4 November 2015.
  5. ^ "Elections Canada On-line - Élection Canada en-ligne". www.elections.ca.

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