NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR 2007

District Profiles

DISTRICT: ST. JOHN'S WEST
CandidatePartyVote CountVote ShareElected
Sheila OsbornePC362372.68%X
George JoyceLIB101820.42%
Joan ScottNDP3446.9%
October 9, 10:58:12 PM NDT 31 of 31 polls reporting
About these figures:
Unofficial results were updated at the time shown. For more recent results, visit Elections NL. The CBC does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of external sites. External links will open in a new window.

ST. JOHN’S WEST


Candidates:
LiberalGeorge Joyce
PCSheila Osborne
NDPJoan Scott


Current MHA: Sheila Osborne (PC).

District profile: Largely residential and middle class. Includes the Cowan Heights area.

Population: 11,805.

Political history:

2003: Osborne retained her seat, with 72 per cent of the vote to rout Liberal Tom Hann.

1999: Osborne defeated Liberal Tom Moore by 674 votes.

1997: Liberal incumbent Rex Gibbons announced his resignation in April. In the July 21, byelection, Osborne defeated Moore by 111 votes.

1989 - 1996: Gibbons defeated PC Hal Barrett by 806 votes. Gibbons won again in 1993 and 1996.

1979 - 1985: 1979, Barrett defeated Liberal Hubert Kitchen by 685 votes. Barrett won again in 1982 and 1985.

1966 - 1977: PC John Crosbie won in 1966 and was re-elected in 1971, 1972 and 1975. He resigned in 1976 and Kitchen won the 1977 byelection by 41 votes.

(The CBC does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of external sites. External links will open in a new window.External link opens in a new window)

Go to the Top

Overall Election Results
PartyElectedLeadingTotalVote Share
PC4304369.56%
LIB30321.98%
NDP1018.21%
OTH000.25%
Last Update:October 9, 10:58:12 PM NDT

District Profiles

N.L. Votes Headlines »

Sorry - we can't find that page
 
CBC.ca

Sorry, we can't find the page you requested.

  1. Please check the URL in the address bar, or ...
  2. Use the navigation links at left to explore our site, or ...
  3. Enter a term in the Quick Search box at top, or ...
  4. Visit our site map page

In a few moments, you will be taken to our site map page, which will help you find what you looking for.

more »