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Lethbridge—Foothills

Lethbridge
electoral district
Lethbridge in relation to the other Alberta federal electoral districts
Federal electoral district
Legislature House of Commons
MP
 
 
 
Jim Hillyer
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District created 1987
First contested 1988
Last contested 2011
District webpage 125,561
Electors (2011) 89,136
Area (km²)[2] 10,992.74
Pop. density (per km²) 11.4
Census divisions Division No. 2, Division No. 3
Census subdivisions Lethbridge, Lethbridge County, Coaldale, Cardston County, Warner County No. 5, Cardston, Raymond, Magrath
For other meanings of Lethbridge, see Lethbridge (disambiguation).

Lethbridge (formerly known as Lethbridge—Foothills) is a federal electoral district in Alberta, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 1917. It represents the counties of Lethbridge, Warner and Cardston.

History

This riding was originally created in 1914 from parts of Macleod riding.

In 1977, it was renamed "Lethbridge—Foothills".

In 1987, Lethbridge—Foothills was abolished and replaced by a new "Lethbridge" riding. The new riding was created from parts of Lethbridge—Foothills, Macleod and Medicine Hat ridings.

Members of Parliament

Parliament Years Member Party
13th 1917–1921 rowspan="1" Template:Canadian party colour|     William Ashbury Buchanan Unionist
14th 1921–1925     Lincoln Henry Jelliff Progressive
15th 1925–1926
16th 1926–1930     United Farmers
17th 1930–1935     John Smith Stewart Conservative
18th 1935–1940     John Horne Blackmore Social Credit
19th 1940–1945
20th 1945–1949
21st 1949–1953
22nd 1953–1957
23rd 1957–1958
24th 1958–1962     Deane Gundlock Progressive Conservative
25th 1962–1963
26th 1963–1965
27th 1965–1968
28th 1968–1972
29th 1972–1974     Kenneth Earl Hurlburt Progressive Conservative
30th 1974–1979
31st 1979–1980     Blaine Thacker Progressive Conservative
32nd 1980–1984
33rd 1984–1988
34th 1988–1993
35th 1993–1997     Raymond Speaker Reform
36th 1997–2000     Rick Casson Reform
2000     Canadian Alliance
37th 2000–2003
2003–2004     Conservative
38th 2004–2006
39th 2006–2008
40th 2008–2011
41st 2011–present     Jim Hillyer Conservative

Current Member of Parliament

Its Member of Parliament is Jim Hillyer. He was first elected in 2011. He is a member of the Conservative Party of Canada.

Election results

Lethbridge, 1988 - present

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Lethbridge—Foothills, 1979 - 1988

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Lethbridge, 1917 - 1979

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See also

References

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Notes

External links

  • Library of Parliament Riding Profile (1914-1977)
  • Library of Parliament Riding Profile (1977-1987)
  • Library of Parliament Riding Profile (1987-present)
  • Expenditures - 2008
  • Expenditures - 2004
  • Expenditures - 2000
  • Expenditures - 1997
  • Elections Canada
  • Website of the Parliament of Canada

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