Rod Loyola

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Rod Loyola

Rod Loyola 2015.jpg
Loyola in May 2015
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Edmonton-Ellerslie
Assumed office
May 5, 2015
Preceded byNaresh Bhardwaj
Personal details
Born (1974-02-28) February 28, 1974 (age 45)
Santiago, Chile
Political partyAlberta New Democratic Party
ResidenceEdmonton, Alberta
OccupationUnion President, Labour Organizer

Rodrigo Alonso Loyola Salas (born February 28, 1974) 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-Ellerslie.[1]had previously contested the same seat for the same party in the Alberta general election, 2012. He placed third in the 2014 Alberta NDP leadership race.[2]

Electoral history[edit]

2012 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2012: Edmonton-Ellerslie
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Naresh Bhardwaj 5,677 42.97 +1.07
Wildrose Jackie Lovely 3,258 24.66 +20.35
New Democratic Rod Loyola 2,114 16.00 -1.30
Liberal Jennifer Ketsa 1,504 11.38 -21.48
Alberta Party Chinwe Okelu 523 3.96
Independent Athena Bernal-Born 137 1.04
Total valid votes 13,213 98.83
Rejected, spoiled, and declined 157 1.17
Turnout 13,370 50.04 +14.87
Registered electors 26,721
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -9.64
Source(s)
Elections Alberta. "Electoral Division Results: Edmonton-Ellerslie". Retrieved August 29, 2018.

2015 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2015: Edmonton-Ellerslie
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
New Democratic Rod Loyola 11,034 61.57 +45.57
Progressive Conservative Harman Kandola 3,549 19.80 -23.17
Wildrose Jackie Lovely 2,499 13.94 -10.72
Liberal Mike McGowan 839 4.68 -6.70
Total valid votes 17,921 99.30
Rejected, spoiled, and declined 127 0.70
Turnout 18,048 52.67 +2.63
Registered electors 34,266
New Democratic gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +34.37
Source(s)
Elections Alberta. "Electoral division results:Edmonton-Ellerslie". Retrieved August 29, 2018.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Klingbeil, ,Cailynn. "Riding results: Edmonton-Ellerslie". www.edmontonjournal.com.
  2. ^ CBC News. "Rachel Notley is the new leader of the Alberta NDP". CBC.