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Election Day: Oct. 2, 2003   

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 DISTRICT: HALDIMAND-NORFOLK-BRANT
Candidate Party Vote Count Pop. Vote X
Toby Barrett Prog Conservative 20109 46.1% X
Rob Esselment Liberal Party 17151 39.32%
Prue Steiner New Democratic Party 4720 10.82%
Graeme Dunn Green Party of Ont. 1088 2.49%
Barra L. Gots Family Coalition 548 1.26%
 Last Update Fri Oct 3 12:45:49 EDT 2003 220 of 220 polls reporting


HALDIMAND-NORFOLK-BRANT

2003 Candidates:
Toby Barrett (PC) - incumbent
Rob Esselment (Liberal)
Prue Steiner (NDP)
Graeme Dunn (GP)
Barra L. Gots (FCP)

1999 Election Results
Candidate Ballot Count Popular Vote
Toby Barrett (PC) 23,124 51.19%
Doug Miller (Liberal) 18,304 40.52%
Prue Steiner (NDP) 2,600 5.76%
Barra L. Gots (Family Coalition Party) 584 1.29%
John Jaques (Green Party) 413 0.91%
Stefan Larrass (Natural Law Party) 148 0.33%


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Riding Profile:

This southern riding contains some 138 hamlets, and extends from Lake Erie in the south to the city of Brantford in the north.

Manufacturing and agriculture are key sectors of economy, with dairy and tobacco farming being significant parts of the agriculture sector. The Six Nations and New Credit reserves are contained in the riding.

The Haldimand-Norfolk-Brant riding combined 85 per cent of the former Norfolk riding with 40 per cent of Brant-Halidmand following the 1999 redistribution.

Political History:

Former provincial Liberal leader Robert Nixon sat in Brant-Oxford-Norfolk from 1975 to 1985, and in Brant-Haldimand in 1987 and 1990. Nixon was Liberal leader from 1967 to 1976, and again from 1983 to 1984.

 

 

 

 


 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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