3 more Liberal MHAs acclaimed
Three members of the Liberal caucus were acclaimed in their districts Monday afternoon for the upcoming provincial election.
Cathy Bennett, who was elected in Virginia Waters in a byelection in early April, will be the Liberal candidate for the election in 2015.
Bay of Islands MHA Eddie Joyce was acclaimed in his seat when nominations closed.
Tom Osborne, the sitting MHA in St. John's South, was also acclaimed in his district.
They were the only nominees in their respective districts to submit paperwork to run for the Liberals in the provincial election.
Last week, Sam Slade and Jim Bennett were acclaimed in their seats.
Lisa Dempster, who won the 2013 byelection in Cartwright-L'Anse au Clair, is being challenged for the Liberal nomination by former MHA Danny Dumaresque.