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Candidate Party Vote Count Pop. Vote X
Jamie Ballem Conservative Party 1858 55.7% X
Robert Vessey PEI Liberal Party 1400 41.97%
Gerard Gallant New Democrat 78 2.34%
 Last Update Mon Sep 29 9:40:52 ADT 2003 14 of 14 polls reporting





PC: Jamie Ballem
Liberal: Rob Vessey
NDP: Gerard Gallant

Current MLA: Jamie Ballem (PC), Minister of Health and Social Services

Riding Profile: Including communities such as Stanhope and Covehead, this riding lies on the edge of P.E.I.’s tourism heartland. These are some of the oldest established tourism areas in the province, including a significant section of the National Park

The riding also stretches down to the borders of Charlottetown, placing many of its residents in the newest Charlottetown suburbs.



Political History:

2003: Jamie Ballem Rob Vessey Gerard Gallant
2000: Jamie Ballem
1992 (61%)
Eddie Reardon
1080 (33%)
Leo Cheverie
195 (6%)
1996: Jamie Ballem
1625 (50%)
Eddie Reardon
1404 (43%)
Leo Cheverie
165 (5%)




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 Overall Election Results
Party E L T Pop. Vote %
PC 23 0 23 53.96%
LIB 4 0 4 42.86%
NDP 0 0 0 3.18%
OTH 0 0 0 .00%
 Last Update Mon Sep 29 9:40:52 ADT 2003

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