Vernon River-Stratford

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Vernon River-Stratford
Prince Edward Island electoral district
Vernon River-Stratford.PNG
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island
MLA
 
 
 
Alan McIsaac
Liberal
Last contested 2015

Vernon River-Stratford is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island, Canada. It was previously known as Belfast-Pownal Bay.

Members[edit]

Members of the Legislative Assembly for Vernon River-Stratford
Assembly Years Member Party
See 3rd Queens and 4th Queens 1873-1996
60th 1996-2000 Wilbur MacDonald Progressive Conservative
61st 2000-2003
62nd 2003-2007
63rd 2007-2011 Alan McIsaac Liberal
64th 2011-2015
65th 2015–present

Election results[edit]

Vernon River-Stratford, 2007–present[edit]

Prince Edward Island general election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Alan McIsaac 1,173 41.32 -9.20
Progressive Conservative Mary Ellen McInnis 1,173 41.32 +0.70
New Democratic Kathleen Romans 258 9.09 +4.81
Green Nick Graveline 235 8.28 +3.69
Total valid votes 2,839 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing -4.95
These election results were subject to a judicial recount. McIsaac was elected after a coin toss.[1][2]
[3]
Prince Edward Island general election, 2011
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Alan McIsaac 1,311 50.52 +2.49
Progressive Conservative Mary Ellen McInnis 1,054 40.62 -5.12
Green Marion Pirch 119 4.59 +1.13
New Democratic Edith Perry 111 4.28 +1.51
Total valid votes 2,595 100.0  
Liberal hold Swing +3.80
Prince Edward Island general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Liberal Alan McIsaac 1,387 48.03 +6.42
Progressive Conservative Allan Fraser 1,321 45.74 -8.46
Green Gary Clauseheide 100 3.46
New Democratic Edith Perry 80 2.77 -1.43
Total valid votes 2,888 100.0  
Liberal gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +7.44

Belfast-Pownal Bay, 1996–2007[edit]

Prince Edward Island general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Wilbur B. MacDonald 1,421 54.20 -5.67
Liberal Sarah Jane Bell 1,091 41.61 +6.79
New Democratic Michael Page 110 4.20 -1.11
Total valid votes 2,622 100.0  
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -6.23
Prince Edward Island general election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Wilbur B. MacDonald 1,611 59.87 +11.13
Liberal Ernie Mutch 937 34.82 -12.66
New Democratic Mark Hansen 143 5.31 +1.53
Total valid votes 2,691 100.0  
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +11.90
Prince Edward Island general election, 1996
Party Candidate Votes %
Progressive Conservative Wilbur B. MacDonald 1,275 48.74
Liberal Lynwood MacPherson 1,242 47.48
New Democratic Edith Perry 99 3.78
Total valid votes 2,616 100.0  
This riding was created from parts of the dual-member ridings of 3rd Queens and 4th Queens.

References[edit]

  1. ^ CBC News (19 May 2015). "Liberal Alan McIsaac wins seat in coin toss after recount tie". CBC News. Retrieved 19 May 2015. 
  2. ^ Angela Walker (12 May 2015). "PC candidate files for recount". CBC News. Retrieved 12 May 2015. 
  3. ^ Elections Prince Edward Island (4 May 2015). "Provincial General Election - Unofficial Results 2015-05-04". Retrieved 5 May 2015.