Tyne Valley-Linkletter

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Tyne Valley-Linkletter
Prince Edward Island electoral district
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Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island
MLA
 
 
 
Paula Biggar
Liberal
First contested 1996
Last contested 2011

Tyne Valley-Linkletter is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island, Canada. The district was formerly named Cascumpec-Grand River from 1996 to 2007.

Members[edit]

The riding has elected the following Members of the Legislative Assembly:

Members of the Legislative Assembly for O'Leary-Inverness
Assembly Years Member Party
See 2nd Prince and 3rd Prince 1873-1996
60th 1996-2000 Keith Milligan Liberal
61st 2000-2003 Philip Brown Progressive Conservative
62nd 2003-2007
63rd 2007-2011 Paula Biggar Liberal
64th 2011-2015
65th 2015-present

Election results[edit]

Tyne Valley-Linkletter, 2007–present[edit]

Prince Edward Island general election, 2015
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Paula Biggar 1,147 42.96 -14.38
Progressive Conservative Ryan Williams 810 30.34 -12.32
New Democratic Jacqueline Tuplin 473 17.72
Green Shelagh Young 240 8.99
Total valid votes 2,670 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing -1.03
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Prince Edward Island general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Paula Biggar 1,394 57.34 -0.72
Progressive Conservative Jim Henwood 1,037 42.66 +0.72
Total valid votes 2,431 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing -0.72
Prince Edward Island general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Paula Biggar 1,599 58.06 +20.84
Progressive Conservative Philip Brown 1,155 41.94 -14.09
Total valid votes 2,754 100.0  
Liberal gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +17.46

Cascumpec-Grand River, 1996–2007[edit]

Prince Edward Island general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Philip Brown 1,477 56.03 +13.49
Liberal Robert Noye 981 37.22 -4.41
New Democratic Peter Robinson 178 6.75 -9.08
Total valid votes 2,636 100.0  
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +8.95
Prince Edward Island general election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Philip Brown 1,118 42.54 +16.06
Liberal Rob Henderson 1,094 41.63 -25.89
New Democratic Peter Robinson 416 15.83 +9.83
Total valid votes 2,628 100.0  
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +20.98
Prince Edward Island general election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal Keith Wayne Milligan 1,823 67.52
Progressive Conservative Barry Balsom 715 26.48
New Democratic Donna Lewis 162 6.00
Total valid votes 2,700 100.0  
This riding was created from parts of the dual-member ridings of 2nd Prince and 3rd Prince.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Elections Prince Edward Island (4 May 2015). "Provincial General Election - Unofficial Results 2015-05-04". Retrieved 5 May 2015.