|Member of the House of Assembly|
June 22, 2010
|Preceded by||Richard Hurlburt|
May 25, 1984 |
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Churchill successfully ran for the nomination of the Nova Scotia Liberal Party in the riding of Yarmouth in May 2010. He won the by-election held on June 22, 2010 which was contested between six mostly high profile candidates. Churchill garnered just over half the popular vote, defeating a former MLA John Deveau, a former 20-year mayor of the Town of Yarmouth Charles Crosby and two minor party leaders.
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- "Liberals win 2 N.S. byelections". CBC News. June 22, 2010.
- "Landslide win for Zach Churchill". The Vanguard. October 8, 2013. Retrieved 2014-09-19.
- "Former student leader wins big in Nova Scotia election". Maclean's. October 9, 2013. Retrieved 2014-09-19.
- "Premier Stephen McNeil welcomes 16-member cabinet". CBC News. October 22, 2013. Retrieved 2014-09-19.