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Candidate Party Vote Count Pop. Vote X
Wilfred J. Arsenault Conservative Party 1312 50.68% X
Sonny Gallant PEI Liberal Party 1208 46.66%
Leona Arsenault New Democrat 69 2.67%
 Last Update Mon Sep 29 9:40:52 ADT 2003 10 of 10 polls reporting





PC: Wilfred Arsenault
Liberal: Sonny Gallant
NDP: Leona Arsenault

Current MLA: Wilfred Arsenault (PC)

Riding Profile: The largest portion of P.E.I.’s Acadian community lives in this riding. Miscouche (pop. 766) is the largest urban centre, and home to the provincial Acadian Museum. Wellington (pop. 382) holds many regional offices for the provincial government.

Co-ops play an important role in the commercial life of the riding.



Political History:

2003: Wilfred Arsenault Sonny Gallant Leona Arsenault
2000: Wilfred Arsenault
1209 (48%)
Robert Maddix
1126 (45%)
Leona Arsenault Belaire
160 (6%)
1996: Gerard Richard
735 (30%)
Robert Maddix
1519 (62%)
Gerard Bernard
188 (7%)




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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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