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Chris Bittle

Chris Bittle
MP
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for St. Catharines
Assumed office
2015
Preceded by Rick Dykstra
Personal details
Born 1979
Niagara Falls, Ontario[1]
Political party Liberal
Residence St. Catharines, Ontario[1]
Alma mater Queen's University
University of Windsor
Profession Attorney

Chris Bittle is a Canadian Liberal politician, who was elected to represent the riding of St. Catharines in the House of Commons of Canada in the 2015 federal election.[2]

Contents

  • Early life and career 1
  • Electoral record 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Early life and career

Bittle grew up in Niagara Falls, Ontario. He graduated from Queen's University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and received his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Windsor. Prior to being elected to the House of Commons he worked as a civil litigator in St. Catharines. He is the past Chair of the Quest Community Health Centre Board of Directors.[1]

Electoral record

Canadian federal election, 2015
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal Chris Bittle 24,870 43.2 +22.6
Conservative Rick Dykstra 21,637 37.6 -13.3
New Democratic Susan Erskine-Fournier 9,511 16.5 -7.3
Green Jim Fannon 1,488 2.6 -1.2
Communist Saleh Waziruddin 85 0.1 -0.1
Total valid votes/Expense limit 57,591 100.0   $221,576.61
Total rejected ballots 243
Turnout 57,834
Eligible voters 84,474
Source: Elections Canada[3][4][5]

References

  1. ^ a b c "Biography". Retrieved 23 October 2015. 
  2. ^ http://www.stcatharinesstandard.ca/2015/10/20/bittle-promises-real-change
  3. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for St. Catharines, 30 September 2015
  4. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates
  5. ^ "Election Night Results - Elections Canada". p. Ontario, St. Catharines. Retrieved 23 October 2015. 

External links

  • Official Website
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