Edmundston - Saint-Basile (54)
District Profile:The riding is in the northwest corner of the province, and includes city of Edmundston and St-Basile Reserve No 10. This is a swing seat that has traditionally voted for the person, not the party. Over 90 per cent of the people in this riding list French as their mother tongue.
From Elections New Brunswick:
54 Edmundston - Saint-Basile (926 kb - PDF)
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District History:Edmundston was a new riding in 1967.
PC: 2003, 1999, 1995.
LIB: 1991, 1987, 1986 byelection.
PC: 1982, 1974, 1970.
Redistribution:This new district, created in the 2006 redistribution, encompasses the electoral district of Edmundston. This district was also changed in 1995. Under that alteration, it kept all old ridings (7,171 voters) and added: from Madawaska Centre, adds, in north, three polls (includes Boucher); from Madawaska-les-Lacs, adds, in west, one poll and part of another.
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