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John Aldag

John Aldag
MP
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Cloverdale—Langley City
Assumed office
October 19, 2015
Preceded by new district
Personal details
Born 1962/1963 (age 52–53)[1]
Saskatchewan
Political party Liberal

John Aldag (born 1962 or 1963) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to represent the riding of Cloverdale—Langley City in the House of Commons of Canada in the Canadian federal election, 2015.[2]

Aldag was born in rural Saskatchewan, and lived in six provinces over the course of a 31-year career with Parks Canada. He was a recipient of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal.[3] Aldag resigned his position with Parks Canada in December 2013 to begin campaigning for election to office, which he ultimately won with nearly 46% of the vote.[4]

He is married and has three children.

Electoral record

Canadian federal election, 2015: Cloverdale—Langley City
Party Candidate Votes % ∆% Expenditures
Liberal John Aldag 24,617 45.5 +33.7
Conservative Dean Drysdale 18,800 34.8 -22.57
New Democratic Rebecca Smith 8,463 15.7 -8.98
Green Scott Anderson 2,195 4.1 -0.51
Total valid votes/Expense limit 54,075 100.0   $207,587.77
Total rejected ballots 186
Turnout 54,261
Eligible voters 75,076
Source: Elections Canada[5][6]

References

  1. ^ Election 2015: Aldag claims new riding for Liberals, The Langley Times, October 20, 2015.
  2. ^ Election 2015: Aldag claims new riding for Liberals, The Langley Times, October 20, 2015.
  3. ^ John Aldag Biography, Liberal.ca
  4. ^ Election 2015: Aldag claims new riding for Liberals, The Langley Times, October 20, 2015.
  5. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Cloverdale—Langley City, 30 September 2015
  6. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates

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