Wayne Drysdale

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Wayne Drysdale
MLA
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Drysdale at the 2014 Tour of Alberta
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Grande Prairie Wapiti
Assumed office
March 3, 2008
Preceded by Gordon Graydon
Personal details
Political party Progressive Conservative

Wayne Ronald Drysdale is a Canadian politician, who was elected in the 2008 provincial election to represent the electoral district of Grande Prairie Wapiti in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. He is a member of the Progressive Conservatives.[1] He was Minister of Transportation in the cabinet of Jim Prentice.

Election results[edit]

Alberta general election, 2008: Grande Prairie-Wapiti
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Wayne Drysdale 5,145 66.70% 11.63%
Liberal Augustine Ebinu 1,304 16.90% −4.40%
New Democratic Manuela Campbell 829 10.75% −1.55%
Green Allan Webber 436 5.65% 1.24%
Total 7,714
Rejected, Spoiled and Declined 74
Eligible electors / Turnout 29,053 26.81%
Progressive Conservative hold Swing 8.02%
Source: The Report on the March 3, 2008 Provincial General Election of the Twenty-seventh Legislative Assembly. Elections Alberta. July 28, 2008. pp. 430–433. 
Alberta general election, 2012: Grande Prairie-Wapiti
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Wayne Drysdale 6,634 51.54% -15.16%
Wildrose Ethane Jarvis 4,468 34.71%
New Democratic Paula Anderson 1,202 9.34% -1.41%
Liberal Alya Nazarali 364 2.83% -14.07%
Independent Anthony Barendregt 203 1.58%
Total Valid Votes 12,871
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -24.93%
Alberta general election, 2015: Grande Prairie-Wapiti
Party Candidate Votes % ∆%
Progressive Conservative Wayne Drysdale 6,255 35.8% -15.74%
New Democratic Mary Dahr 5,005 28.7% 19.36%
Wildrose Laila Goodridge 4,141 23.7% -11.01%
Alberta Party Rory Tarant 2,050 11.7%
Total Valid Votes 17,451
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -17.55%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biography for Mr. Wayne Drysdale". Legislative Assembly of Alberta.