Steve Young (politician)
|MLA for Edmonton-Riverview|
April 23, 2012 – May 5, 2015
|Preceded by||Kevin Taft|
|Succeeded by||Lori Sigurdson|
|Born||May 17, 1969|
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
|Spouse(s)||Leanne Young, Q.C.|
|Children||Abbey and Taylor|
|Alma mater||University of Alberta|
|Occupation||Law Instructor, Former Police Officer|
Steven Keith Young (born May 17, 1969) is a Canadian politician who served as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of Edmonton-Riverview from 2012 until his defeat in 2015. He was first elected April 23, 2012, and subsequently appointed to the role of the Chief Government Whip.
Young attended the University of Alberta and played for the Alberta Golden Bears Hockey Team. While there, he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Education (B.Ed.), won three Canada West League Championships (1990–91, 1991–92, 1992–93), and a CIS National Title (1991–92).
|Alberta general election, 2015: Edmonton-Riverview|
|New Democratic||Lori Sigurdson||12,108||62.78||+41.64|
|Progressive Conservative||Steve Young||3,732||19.35||-20.24|
|Alberta Party||Brandon Beringer||487||2.53||+0.87|
|Total valid votes||19,287|
|Rejected, spoiled, and declined||128|
|New Democratic gain from Progressive Conservative||Swing||+30.94|
|Alberta general election, 2012: Edmonton-Riverview|
|Progressive Conservative||Steve Young||7,288||39.59||+4.56|
|New Democratic||Lori Sigurdson||3,892||21.14||+12.44|
|Alberta Party||Timothy Wong||306||1.66|
|Total valid votes||18,409|
|Rejected, spoiled, and declined||203|
|Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal||Swing||+16.17|
- Alberta Election 2012: Riding-by-riding results Archived 2012-04-24 at the Wayback Machine. The Globe and Mail, April 23, 2012.
- "Steve Young". hockeydb.com.
- "University of Alberta Goldenbears Alumni". goldenbearshockeyalumni.com.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-22. Retrieved 2014-02-19.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
- "Past Champions". cis-sic.ca.
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