Results, Ridings & Candidates
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|Updated: Dec. 9, 2008 1:11 AM EST||198/198 polls|
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Located on the north-east shore of Deux-Montagnes Lake, west of Montreal, Deux-Montagnes riding contains the towns of Deux-Montagnes and Saint-Eustache. Kanesatake is also in the riding.
Riding history: Riding created in 1853. No change in 1988 and 1992 redistributions.
In 2001 redistribution, kept 71 per cent of riding; 29 per cent moved to new Mirabel riding.
Political history: 1960-1973 inclusive - LIB 1976, 1981 - PQ 1985, 1989 - LIB 1994, 1998, 2003 - PQ 2007 - ADQ
1995 sovereignty referendum: Yes - 57.32 per cent; No - 42.68 per cent
Language breakdown: English: 8.3 per cent French: 89.7 per cent Other: 2 per cent Source: 2001 Statistics Canada census
Liberal Jean-Paul L'Allier won in 1970 and 1973. Appointed minister of communications, 1970; minister of civil service, 1970-72; 1970-76 , responsible for office of Franco-Québécois pour la Jeunesse. Minister of communications, 1973; minister of cultural affairs, 1975-76.
Parti Québécois's Pierre de Bellefeuille defeated Liberal L'Allier.
Parti Québécois's de Bellefeuille defeated Liberal Yvon Belair. Left PQ caucus to sit as an Independent on Nov. 20, 1984, one of several to leave after René Lévesque stated that sovereignty should not be an issue in the next campaign.
Liberal Yolande Legault defeated Parti Québécois's Yves Lauzon. Pierre de Bellefeuille, running for the Parti Indépendantiste, was third with 2,274 votes.
Liberal Jean-Guy Bergeron defeated Parti Québécois's Hélène Robert by 515 votes. Bergeron had been the riding's Union Nationale candidate in 1966, 1970.
Parti Québécois's Robert defeated Liberal Francine Labelle.
Parti Québécois's Robert defeated Liberal Robert Fragasso.
Parti Québécois's Robert defeated Liberal Marc Lauzon.
Action Démocratique du Québec's Lucie Leblanc defeated Parti Québécois's Daniel Goyer.
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