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Vernon-Monashee

Vernon-Monashee (2009–)
Okanagan-Vernon (1991–2009)
British Columbia electoral district
Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
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District created 1988 as Okanagan-Vernon
First contested 1991
Demographics
Population (2001) 56,926
Area (km²) 5,458
Pop. density (per km²) 10.4
Census divisions Regional District of North Okanagan
Census subdivisions Vernon, Clearwater, Lumby

Vernon-Monashee (name in effect from April 2009 onwards, named Okanagan-Vernon from 1991 to 2009) is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada.

Contents

  • Demographics 1
  • Geography 2
  • History 3
  • Member of Legislative Assembly 4
  • Election results 5
  • Election history 6
  • External links 7

Demographics

Population, 2001 56,926
Population Change, 1996–2001 2.8%
Area (km²) 5,458
Pop. Density (people per km²) 10

Geography

History

Member of Legislative Assembly

Its MLA is the Hon. Eric Foster, a former teacher and forestry worker. He was first elected in the 2009 British Columbia general election and represents the British Columbia Liberal Party.

Parliament Years Member Party
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    Lyall Hanson Social Credit
35th 1991–1996
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    April Sanders Liberal
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    Tom Christensen Liberal
38th 2005–2009
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    Eric Foster Liberal
40th 2013–present

Election results

Election history

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B.C. General Election 2013: Vernon-Monashee
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
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Eric Foster 12,503 46.34% +9.07%
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Mark Olsen 9,233 34.22% +2.37%
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Scott Andersen 3,169 11.75% +3.60%
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Rebecca Helps 1,905 7.06% -9.63%
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Korry Zepik 169 0.63% n/a
Total Valid Votes 26,979 100%
Total Rejected Ballots
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B.C. General Election 2009: Vernon-Monashee
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Eric Foster 9,015 37.27 n/a $89,935
     NDP Mark Olsen 7,698 31.83 n/a $42,427

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Huguette Allen 4,029 16.66 n/a $18,783 " Conservative colour+name= Conservative name=Conservative nohash=9999FF row=
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Dean Skoreyko 1,972 8.15 n/a $5,617
     Non-affiliated Gordon Campbell 1,397 5.78 n/a $250

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R.J. Busch 76 0.31 n/a $260
Total Valid Votes 24,187 100.00
Total Rejected Ballots 213 0.9%
Turnout 24,400 54%
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B.C. General Election 2005 Okanagan-Vernon
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Tom Christensen 11,566 43.20% $91,684
     NDP Juliette Marie Cunningham 8,995 33.59% $24,514

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Colin Black 3,095 11.56% $9,633 " Green colour+name= Green name=Green nohash=99C955 row=
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Erin Nelson 1,867 6.97% $356
     No Affiliation Gordon Campbell 945 3.53% $100

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Michael Toponce 260 0.97% $100 " Patriot colour+name= Patriot name=Patriot nohash=DA70D6 row=
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Tibor Lesley Tusnady 48 0.18% $100
Total valid votes 26,776 100%
Total rejected ballots 307 1.15%
Turnout 27,083 61.10%
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B.C. General Election 2001: Okanagan-Vernon
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Tom Christensen 13,868 56.51% $39,988
     NDP Troy Sebastian 3,529 14.38% $12,122

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Doug MacDonald 3,213 13.09% $9,001 " Green colour+name= Green name=Green nohash=99C955 row=
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Erin Nelson 2,214 9.02% $409 " Marijuana colour+name= Marijuana name=Marijuana nohash=D2B48C row=
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Michael Jones 917 3.74% $403
     Independent Herb Wong 562 2.29% $1,061
     Independent Kathleen (N.O.) Daniels 157 0.64% $100

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Andrew N. Hokhold 82 0.33% $100
Total valid votes 24,542 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 68 0.28%
Turnout 24,610 69.06%
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B.C. General Election 1996: Okanagan-Vernon
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April Sanders 9,776 39.06% $41,378
     NDP Howard Brown 7,497 29.95% $18,338
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Heinz Weiss 5,356 21.40% $30,326 " PDA colour+name= Progressive Democrat name=Progressive Democrat nohash=AA99CC row=
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Geoff Jell 1,839 7.35% $5,768 " Green colour+name= Green name=Green nohash=99C955 row=
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Jane Peach 334 1.33% $100 " Social Credit colour+name= Social Credit name=Social Credit nohash=ADD8E6 row=
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Clinton Henry 227 0.91% $8,350
Total valid votes 25,029 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 82 0.33%
Turnout 25,111 71.03%
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B.C. General Election 1991: Okanagan-Vernon
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Lyall Hanson 8,615 37.99% $32,016
     NDP Gilles De Chantal 7,720 34.05% $33,069

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Ernst Juli 6,065 26.75% $4,672
     Independent Kathleen (N.O.) Daniels 275 1.21% $56
Total valid votes 22,675 100.00%
Total rejected ballots 401 1.74%
Turnout 23,076 76.06%

External links

  • BC Stats Profile - 2001 (pdf)
  • Website of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia
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