Verdun (provincial electoral district)


Verdun (provincial electoral district)
Verdun
Flag of Quebec.svg Quebec electoral district
Provincial electoral district
Legislature National Assembly of Quebec
MNA
 
 
 
Henri-François Gautrin
Liberal
District created 1965
First contested 1966
Last contested 2008
Demographics
Population (2006) 66,503
Electors (2008) 47,089
Area (km²) 23.92
Pop. density (per km²) 2,780.2
Census divisions Montreal
Census subdivisions Verdun

Verdun is a provincial electoral district in Quebec, Canada that elects members to the National Assembly of Quebec. The Montreal borough of Verdun is situated in this district. The riding was created in 1965 from Montréal-Verdun.

Contents

Members of Legislative Assembly (Montreal-Verdun)

  • Pierre-Auguste Lafleur, Conservative Party - Union Nationale (1923–1939)
  • Joseph-Jean-Léopold Comeau, Liberal (1939–1944)
  • Lionel-Alfred Ross, Liberal (1944–1960)
  • George O'Reilly, Liberal (1960–1964)
  • Claude Wagner, Liberal (1964–1966)

Members of the National Assembly (Verdun)

This riding has elected the following Members of the National Assembly:

Legislature Years Member Party
28th 1966–1970     Claude Wagner Liberal
29th 1970–1973     Lucien Caron Liberal
30th 1973–1976
31st 1976–1981
32nd 1981–1985
33rd 1985–1989     Paul Gobeil Liberal
34th 1989–1994     Henri-François Gautrin Liberal
35th 1994–1998
36th 1998–2003
37th 2003–2007
38th 2007–2008
39th 2008-

Election results

Quebec general election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Henri-François Gautrin 11,223 47.70 +6.76
     Parti Québécois Richard Langlais 8,314 35.34 +6.19
     Action démocratique Moscou Côté 1,411 6.00 -11.58
     Québec solidaire Chantale Michaud 1,215 5.16 +0.36
     Green Sébastien Beausoleil 1,087 4.62 -1.65
     Independent Sylvie R. Tremblay 216 0.92 -
     Independent Robert Lindblad 61 0.26 -0.01
Quebec general election, 2007
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Henri-François Gautrin 12,204 40.94 -11.58
     Parti Québécois Richard Langlais 8,688 29.15 -1.23
     Action démocratique Sylvie Tremblay 5,239 17.58 +6.27
     Green Pierre-Yves McSween 1,868 6.27 +3.99
     Québec solidaire David Fennario 1,430 4.80 +3.53*
     Christian Democracy Gilles Noël 118 0.40 +0.04
     Bloc pot Sala Samghour 106 0.36 -0.87
     Independent Robert Lindblad 80 0.27 +0.08
     Marxist-Leninist Normand Fournier 74 0.25 0.00

* Increase is from UFP

Quebec general election, 2003
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Henri-François Gautrin 15,185 52.52 -0.24
     Parti Québécois Denis Martel 8,782 30.38 -4.92
     Action démocratique Sébastien Guérin 3,269 11.31 +1.92
     Green Claude Genest 658 2.28 -
     UFP Pascal Durand 368 1.27 -
     Bloc pot Vincent Aubry 357 1.23 +0.61
     Christian Democracy Gilles Noël 104 0.36 -
     Marxist-Leninist Normand Chouinard 71 0.25 -
     Equality Bernard King 63 0.22 -0.30
     Independent Robert Lindblad 54 0.19 -
Quebec general election, 1998
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Henri-François Gautrin 17,441 52.76 -1.81
     Parti Québécois Yves Bernard 11,670 35.30 -0.19
     Action démocratique Pascale Perron 3,105 9.39 +2.49
     Bloc pot Roman Pokorski 204 0.62 -
     Natural law Gilles Bigras 204 0.61 +0.11
     Equality Larry Vitas 171 0.52 -
     Socialist Democracy Daniel Pharand 151 0.46 -
     Independent Gilles Noël 66 0.20 -
     Communist Luz Nelly Valencia 51 0.15 -
1995 Quebec referendum
Side Votes %
Non 24,062 59.66
Oui 16,269 40.34
Quebec general election, 1994
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Henri-François Gautrin 18,392 54.27 +15.99
     Parti Québécois Richard B. Holden 11,963 35.49 +3.27
     Action démocratique Alain Magnan 2,327 6.90 -
     New Democrat Daniel Pharand 368 1.09 -0.71
     CANADA! Deepak Massand 315 0.93 -
     Natural law Nicola Masucci 167 0.50 -
     Sovereignty Frédéric Richard 87 0.26 -
     Development Aimé Pinette 87 0.26 -
1992 Charlottetown Accord referendum
Side Votes %
Oui 12,770 53.66
Non 11,026 46.34
Quebec general election, 1989
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Henri-François Gautrin 8,295 38.58 -25.69
     Parti Québécois Maurice Roch 6,928 32.22 +2.35
     Equality Roger Mercure 4,857 22.59 -
     Green Andrew Ferguson 664 3.09 -
     New Democrat Jean-François Moisan 387 1.80 -1.05
     Workers Raymond Lemay 266 1.24 -
     Marxist-Leninist Claude Brunelle 106 0.49 -
Quebec general election, 1985
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Paul Gobeil 14,860 64.27 +2.87
     Parti Québécois Paul Asselin 6,906 29.87 -6.08
     New Democrat Richard Proulx 659 2.85 -
     Progressive Conservative Jacques Leroux 216 0.93 -
     Parti indépendantiste Guy Sauvé 183 0.79 -
     Union Nationale Marie Quintal-Mallette 114 0.49 -0.97
     Humanist Laura Whelton 87 0.38 -
     Christian Socialist Éric Charmettant 50 0.22 -
     Commonwealth Michel Destroismaisons 47 0.20 -
Quebec general election, 1981
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Lucien Caron 17,406 61.40 +17.30
     Parti Québécois Fabiola Renaud 10,192 35.95 +2.75
     Union Nationale Robert Turpin 415 1.46 -18.02
     Freedom of Choice Terry Pye 196 0.69 -
     Workers Communist Marc Latour 76 0.27 -
     Marxist-Leninist Marc Bélanger 64 0.23 -
1980 Quebec referendum
Side Votes %
Non 20,938 68.91
Oui 9,446 31.09
Quebec general election, 1976
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Lucien Caron 13,201 44.10 -23.15
     Parti Québécois Yvan Fortin 9,940 33.20 +5.72
     Union Nationale Mark A. Wainberg 5,833 19.48 +18.05
     Ralliement créditiste Joseph alias Rivard Delarosbil 499 1.67 -
     Democratic Alliance Seymour Small 315 1.05 -
     Workers Robin Gagnon 150 0.50 -
Quebec general election, 1973
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Lucien Caron 19,439 67.25 +7.40
     Parti Québécois Jean-Paul Ross 7,943 27.48 +3.93
     Parti créditiste Camille Lévesque 1,109 3.84 -
     Union Nationale François Chénard 415 1.43 -9.03
Quebec general election, 1970
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Lucien Caron 23,630 59.85 -6.41
     Parti Québécois Jean-Paul Ross 9,298 23.55 -
     Union Nationale J.-Albert Gariépy 4,129 10.46 -18.08
     Ralliement créditiste Carl B. O'Malley 1,117 2.83 -
     Independent Suzanne Ste-Marie Brassard 862 2.18 -
     Independent Gaston Gagnier 259 0.66 -
     New Democrat Gendron E. Haines 186 0.47 -
Quebec general election, 1966
Party Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Claude Wagner 19,181 66.26
     Union Nationale André Fabien 8,263 28.54
     RIN Réginald (Reggie) Chartrand 1,198 4.14
     Ralliement national René Lassonde 306 1.06

References

Neighbouring electoral districts


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