Results, Ridings and Candidates
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|Updated: Nov. 7, 2008 5:00 PM EST||178/178 polls|
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Party: Christian Heritage Party of Canada
Birthdate: April 20, 1975
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Man.
Marital Status: Married
Name of Spouse: Craig
Children: Six children
Party: Conservative Party of Canada
Year of Birth: May 6, 1973
Birthplace: Thompson, Man.
Education: Holds a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Manitoba.
Marital Status: Married
Name of Spouse: Chantale
Career Background: He and his wife opened one of the first internet cafes in Winnipeg. In 1997, launched the popular online game The Stone, which attracted the attention of media outlets such as Forbes Magazine. Is an Aboriginal Canadian and from 2003 to 2005 served as the director for the Winnipeg Aboriginal Film Festival. In 2005, became the executive director of the Winnipeg International Film Festival.
Community Activities: Before entering politics, served as director and vice-chairman of the Manitoba Children's Museum and as president of the Wildwood Community Centre. Was also active in the health community, serving as a director of Riverview Health Centre, as council member with the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and as a committee member with the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba.
Federal: Defeated in Winnipeg South in 2004. Elected in Winnipeg South in 2006.
Cabinet: Was parliamentary secretary to the minister of Indian affairs and northern development.
Committee: Member of the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Committee.
Caucus: Member of the Conservative Caucus.
Party: Green Party of Canada
Education: Has an engineering degree and a master's in economics from the University of Manitoba.
Profession: Electrical engineer
Career Background: Has worked as a designer and manager at a Winnipeg manufacturing company for 14 years.
Municipal: Ran unsuccessfully for council in the 1998 Winnipeg civic election in Charleswood–Fort Garry.
Party: Liberal Party of Canada
Birthdate: Dec. 21, 1949
Birthplace: Elkhorn, Man.
Education: Graduated from the University of Manitoba with a bachelor of science.
Profession: Businessman and politician
Career Background: Joined Comcheq Services Ltd. in 1973, worked there until 1998. Served as president of the company from 1984 to 1998. Former Director of the Business Council of Manitoba.
Community Activities: Has served as a board member and Chairman of Economic Development Winnipeg, a council member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Manitoba, a board member and president of the Big Brothers and Sisters Association of Winnipeg and president of both the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra and the Linden Woods Community Association. Is also involved with his community's minor sports clubs as a coach and volunteer.
Provincial: Elected to the Manitoba Legislature in September 1999 as the MLA for Fort Whyte; re-elected in 2003; resigned in 2005.
Federal: Ran unsuccessfully in the riding of Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia in the 2006 general election.
Party: New Democratic Party of Canada
Birthdate: Oct. 18, 1979
Birthplace: Fort Richmond, Man.
Education: BA in economics and political studies from the University of Manitoba.
Profession: Product consultant
Career Background: Employed with the Manitoba Liquor Control Commission since April 2002. Previously worked as a lifeguard and swimming instructor for City of Winnipeg pools at Bonivital and Margaret Grant.
Community Activities: Player on a co-ed ultimate Frisbee team. Supporter of the Winnipeg music scene. Patron of public parks.
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