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Election Day: Oct. 2, 2003   

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 DISTRICT: GLENGARRY-PRESCOTT-RUSSELL
Candidate Party Vote Count Pop. Vote X
Jean-Marc Lalonde Liberal Party 26005 65.49% X
Albert Bourdeau Prog Conservative 9832 24.76%
Guy Belle-Isle New Democratic Party 2425 6.11%
Louise Pattington Green Party of Ont. 1449 3.65%
 Last Update Fri Oct 3 12:45:49 EDT 2003 265 of 266 polls reporting


GLENGARRY-PRESCOTT-RUSSELL

2003 Candidates:
Jean-Marc Lalonde (Liberal) - incumbent
Albert Bourdeau (PC)
Guy Belle-Isle (NDP)
Louise Pattington (GP)

1999 Election Results
Candidate Ballot Count Popular Vote
Jean-Marc Lalonde (Liberal) 24,568 55.38%
Alain Lalonde (PC) 17,364 39.14%
St�phane Landry (NDP) 2,007 4.52%
Mary Glasser (Natural Law Party) 425 0.96%


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Riding Profile:

This rural riding is Ontario's most eastern constituency, stretching from the St. Lawrence River in its southeast corner to the Ottawa River and the Quebec border.

It also holds the largest Francophone population in the province, with 59 per cent having French as a mother tongue.

Main towns included in it are Hawkesbury, Rockland, Alexandria, Casselman, Maxville, Alfred, Vanleek Hill and Plantagenet.

The new Glengarry-Prescott-Russell riding, formed after the redistribution of 1999, combines 75 per cent of Prescott and Russell with 25 per cent of S-D-G & East Grenville.

Political History:

In the former Prescott-Russell riding, the Conservatives held the seat from 1967 to 1981. Liberal Don Boudria won the seat in 1981, but resigned in 1983 to run federally. It has remained in Liberal hands ever since.

 

 

 

 


 Overall Election Results
Party E L T Pop. Vote %
LIB 72 0 72 46.45%
PC 24 0 24 34.64%
NDP 7 0 7 14.70%
OTH 0 0 0 4.21%
 Last Update Fri Oct 3 12:45:18 EDT 2003

 
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