Rod Loyola

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Rod Loyola
MLA
Rod Loyola 2015.jpg
Loyola in May 2015
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Edmonton-Ellerslie
Assumed office
May 5, 2015
Preceded by Naresh Bhardwaj
Personal details
Born (1974-02-28) February 28, 1974 (age 44)
Santiago, Chile
Political party Alberta New Democratic Party
Residence Edmonton, Alberta
Occupation Union 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] He 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 5,682 42.99
Wildrose Jackie Lovely 3,249 24.58
New Democratic Rod Loyola 2,115 16.00
Liberal Jennifer Ketsa 1,512 11.44
Alberta Party Chinwe Okelu 523 3.96
Independent Athena Bernal-Born 137 1.04

2015 general election[edit]

Alberta general election, 2015: Edmonton-Ellerslie
Party Candidate Votes %
New Democratic Rod Loyola 11,023 61.5
Progressive Conservative Harman Kandola 3,542 19.8
Wildrose Jackie Lovely 2,496 13.9
Liberal Mike McGowan 849 4.7

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