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Candidate Party Vote Count Pop. Vote X
Fred McCardle Conservative Party 1528 49.85% X
Lorne Sutherland PEI Liberal Party 1457 47.54%
James Rodd New Democrat 80 2.61%
 Last Update Mon Sep 29 9:40:52 ADT 2003 12 of 12 polls reporting





PC: Fred McCardle
Liberal: Lorne Sutherland
NDP: James Rodd

Current MLA: Eric Hammill (PC)

Riding Profile: While this riding includes a large rural area with some prime potato land, much of the recent interest is focused on Borden-Carleton (pop. 798), which lost the ferries in 1997 and is still in economic transition.

McCain and Master Packaging have been major employers here for some time, and the town is working to establish an industrial park on the strength of the easy access to the mainland created by the Confederation Bridge.



Political History:

2003: Fred McCardle Lorne Sutherland James Rodd
2000: Eric Hammill
1900 (62%)
Lorne Sutherland
1002 (33%)
Andy Dibling
153 (5%)
1996: Eric Hammill
1521 (50%)
Stavert Huestis
1310 (43%)
Gerard Sexton
195 (6%)




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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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