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Trinity-Spadina 2014 Ontario provincial election results: Liberal Han Dong unseats NDP Marchese

In Ontario politics, The West Annex on June 13, 2014 at 12:32 AM
Liberal Han Dong unseats long-time NDP incumbent Rosario Marchese.

He lead from the bell: Liberal Han Dong easily unseated long-time NDP incumbent Rosario Marchese in last night’s provincial election | Image credit: votehandong.ca

By West Annex News | From Elections Ontario, with 297 of 297 polls reporting:

Liberal–Han Dong: 26,934  46.3%

NDP–Rosario Marchese*: 17,759  30.5%;

Progressive Conservative–Roberta Scott: 8,094  13.9%

Green–Tim Grant:  4,111  7.1%

Libertarian–Andrew Echevarria: 729  1.3%

Vegan Environmental–Paul Figeuiras: 308  .5%

Party for People with Special Needs–Dan King:  265  .5%

*Incumbent

Total number of votes cast: 58,200. Trinity-Spadina population (2011): 144,733; eligible electors: 96,793. Unofficial voter turnout 60.1%.

This article was updated with final voting data on June 13, 2014 at 12:28PM.


Related: Trinity-Spadina 2011 Provincial Election Results

 

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Proposed federal riding redistribution will remove the Annex, Seaton Village from Trinity-Spadina

In Canadian politics, Ontario politics, Toronto politics on August 27, 2012 at 8:22 PM

Under the proposed federal riding redistribution, the Annex and Seaton Village will move from the riding of Trinity-Spadina to St. Paul’s. | Image credit: 2012 Redistribution Federal Electoral Districts

By West Annex News | A proposed federal riding redistribution will remove the Annex and Seaton Village from the electoral district of Trinity-Spadina where NDP Olivia Chow is the sitting federal member, into St. Paul’s which is represented by Liberal Carolyn Bennett.

Provincially, Trinity-Spadina is represented by NDP Rosario Marchese, St. Paul’s by Liberal Eric Hoskins.

Municipally, the Annex and Seaton Village will move from Trinity-Spadina’s Ward 20 which is represented at Toronto City Council by Adam Vaughan. St. Paul’s is divided into two wards. The western part of the riding (Ward 21) is represented by Joe Mihevc and the east by Josh Matlow .

A map showing all current and proposed riding boundaries can be found here.

More on the proposed riding redistribution on thestar.com,  globeandmail.com and OpenFile.

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Related articles:

Trinity-Spadina 2011 federal election results: Chow crushes opposition

Trinity-Spadina 2011 Ontario provincial election results: Marchese squeaks by for re-election

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h/t Claire McWatt @ClaireYYZ on Twitter.

Trinity-Spadina 2011 Ontario provincial election results: NDP’s Marchese squeaks by for re-election

In Ontario politics on October 7, 2011 at 9:36 AM

After trailing in the early polls, incumbent Rosario Marchese squeaked by Sarah Thomson late last night for victory | Image credit: Ontario NDP

By West Annex News | From Elections Ontario and CBC.ca with 303 of 303 polls reporting:

NDP–Rosario Marchese:  19,806  42.47%;

Liberal–Sarah Thomson: 18,479  39.63%;

Progressive Conservative–Mike Yen:  5,429  11.64%;

Green–Tim Grant:  2,405  5.16%

Party for People with Special Needs– Danish Ahmed:  147  .32%

Socialist–Guy Fogel:  136  .29%

Freedom–Silvio Ursomarzo:  134  .29%

Human Rights–Araba Ocran-Caesar:  97  .21%

Total number of valid votes cast: 46,633. Number of eligible voters: unknown. In the 2011 federal election, there were 65,560 valid votes cast out of 95,363 registered voters.