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Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou

Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou
New Brunswick electoral district
Shippagan-Lameque-Miscou (2014-).png
The riding of Shippagan-Lameque-Miscou in relation to other New Brunswick electoral districts
Coordinates:47°45′36″N 64°39′43″W / 47.760°N 64.662°W / 47.760; -64.662
Provincial electoral district
LegislatureLegislative Assembly of New Brunswick
MLA
 
 
 
Robert Gauvin
Progressive Conservative
District created1973
First contested1974
Last contested2014
Demographics
Population (2011)13,506
Electors (2013)11,274

Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, Canada. It was previously named Shippagan-les-Îles from 1974 to 1995 and Lamèque-Shippagan-Miscou from 1995 to 2014. Its boundaries were largely unchanged from its creation until the 2013 redistribution extended it inland to the Pokemouche area, taken from Centre-Péninsule-Saint-Sauveur.

Members of the Legislative Assembly

Assembly Years Member Party
Shippagan-les-Îles
Riding created from Gloucester
48th  1974–1978     André Robichaud Liberal
49th  1978–1982     Jean Gauvin Progressive Conservative
50th  1982–1987
51st  1987–1991     Aldéa Landry Liberal
52nd  1991–1995     Jean Gauvin Progressive Conservative
 1995–1995     Independent
Lamèque-Shippagan-Miscou
53rd  1995–1999     Jean-Camille DeGrâce Liberal
54th  1999–2003     Paul Robichaud Progressive Conservative
55th  2003–2006
56th  2006–2010
57th  2010–2014
Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou
58th  2014–2018     Wilfred Roussel Liberal
59th  2018–Present     Robert Gauvin Progressive Conservative

Electoral results

Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou

2018 New Brunswick general election
** Preliminary results — Not yet official **
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Robert Gauvin 4,048 46.25 +0.65
Liberal Wilfred Roussel 3,949 45.12 -0.98
New Democratic Albert Rousselle 578 6.60 +0.90
Independent Philippe Tisseuil 178 2.03
Total valid votes 8,753 98.76
Total rejected ballots 110 1.24 +0.90
Turnout 8,863 79.64 +2.91
Eligible voters 11,129
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +0.82
2014 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Wilfred Roussel 4,014 46.10 +14.39
Progressive Conservative Paul Robichaud 3,970 45.60 -13.29
New Democratic Juliette Paulin 497 5.71 -3.70
Green Tony Mallet 226 2.60
Total valid votes 8,707 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 30 0.34
Turnout 8,737 76.73
Eligible voters 11,387
Liberal notional gain Swing +13.84
These results were declared after a judicial recount.
[1]

Lamèque-Shippagan-Miscou

2010 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Paul Robichaud 4,270 58.89 +1.38
Liberal Alonzo Rail 2,299 31.71 -5.26
New Democratic Armel T. Chiasson 682 9.41 +3.88
Total valid votes 7,251 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 116 1.57
Turnout 7,367 80.94
Eligible voters 9,102
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +3.32
[2]
2006 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Paul Robichaud 4,348 57.51 -2.57
Liberal Denis Roussel 2,795 36.97 +1.26
New Democratic Juliette Paulin 418 5.53 +1.33
Total valid votes 7,561 100.0  
Total rejected ballots 82 1.07
Turnout 7,643 78.22
Eligible voters 9,771
Progressive Conservative notional hold Swing -1.92
[3]
2003 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Paul Robichaud 4,788 60.08 -5.09
Liberal Denis Roussel 2,846 35.71 +7.45
New Democratic Jean-Baptiste Bezeau 335 4.20 -2.37
Total valid votes 7,969 100.0  
Progressive Conservative hold Swing -6.27
1999 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Paul Robichaud 5,910 65.17 +16.97
Liberal Jean-Camille DeGrâce 2,563 28.26 -20.27
New Democratic Denis Doiron 596 6.57 +3.96
Total valid votes 9,069 100.0  
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +18.62
1995 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Jean-Camille DeGrâce 4,124 48.53 -0.57
Progressive Conservative Paul Robichaud 4,096 48.20 -1.40
New Democratic Daniel Brindle 222 2.61 +1.31
Independent Gilles Godin 56 0.66
Total valid votes 8,498 100.0  
Liberal gain from Independent Swing +0.42

Shippagan-les-Îles

1991 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Jean Gauvin 4,881 49.60 +8.41
Liberal Aldéa Landry 4,831 49.10 -8.68
New Democratic John Gagnon 128 1.30 +0.27
Total valid votes 9,840 100.0  
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +8.54
1987 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Aldéa Landry 5,601 57.78 +18.33
Progressive Conservative Jean Gauvin 3,993 41.19 -18.08
New Democratic Charles Rail 100 1.03
Total valid votes 9,694 100.0  
Liberal gain from Progressive Conservative Swing +18.20
1982 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Jean Gauvin 5,238 59.27 +17.54
Liberal André Robichaud 3,487 39.45 +5.27
Parti acadien Laval Auclair 113 1.28 -5.15
Total valid votes 8,838 100.0  
Progressive Conservative hold Swing +6.14
1978 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Progressive Conservative Jean Gauvin 3,023 41.73 +6.95
Liberal André Robichaud 2,476 34.18 -1.65
Independent Michel Haché 1,280 17.67
Parti acadien Laval Auclair 466 6.43
Total valid votes 7,245 100.0  
Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal Swing +4.30
1974 New Brunswick general election
Party Candidate Votes %
Liberal André Robichaud 2,289 35.83
Progressive Conservative Jean C. Chiasson 2,222 34.78
Independent Gastien Godin 1,877 29.38
Total valid votes 6,388 100.0  
This riding was created from the multi-member riding of Gloucester, which elected 5 (of 5) Liberal members in 1970. One of these seats was won by a Progressive Conservative in a 1972 by-election. André Robichaud was one of five incumbents.

References

  1. ^ Elections New Brunswick (2014). "Declared Results, 2014 New Brunswick election". Archived from the original on 14 October 2014. Retrieved 15 October 2014.
  2. ^ Elections New Brunswick (2010). "Thirty-seventh General Election - Report of the Chief Electoral Officer" (PDF). Retrieved 29 December 2014.
  3. ^ Elections New Brunswick (2006). "Thirty-sixth General Election - Report of the Chief Electoral Officer" (PDF). Retrieved 12 January 2015.

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