Columbia River-Revelstoke


Columbia River-Revelstoke

Columbia River-Revelstoke is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada.

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Demographics

Population, 2001 33,005
Population Change, 1996–2001 -3.1%
Area (km²) 39,135
Pop. Density 0.84

Geography

History

Member of Legislative Assembly

Its MLA is Norm Macdonald, former principal of Nicholson Elementary School in Golden and mayor of Golden. He was first elected in 2005. He represents the British Columbia New Democratic Party.

Election results

B.C. General Election 2009 Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     NDP Norm Macdonald 7,419
     BC Liberal Mark McKee 5,093
     Green Sarah Svensson 907
Total
B.C. General Election 2005 Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     NDP Norm Macdonald 7,460 51.71%
     BC Liberal Wendy McMahon 5,750 39.86%
     Green Andy Shadrack 1,217 8.44%
Total 14,427 100.00%

Result: NDPgain from BC Liberal

B.C. General Election 2001: Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     BC Liberal Wendy McMahon 7,804 53.95% $49,873
     NDP Jim Doyle 4,551 31.46% $26,852
     Green Jennifer R. Brownlee 978 6.76%
     Marijuana Lisa A. Kirkman 642 4.44% $1,123
     Unity Miles Lehn 490 3.39% $1,001
Total Valid Votes 14,465 100.00%
Total Rejected Ballots 46 0.32%
Turnout 14,511 71.96%

Result: BC Liberalgain from NDP

B.C. General Election 1996: Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Jim Doyle 6,264 42.52% $30,948
     BC Liberal Brian Allan McMahon 5,172 35.10% $49,056
     BC Reform Steve V. Pinchak 2,687 18.24% $17,470
     PDA Dave Herman 282 1.91% $100
     Green Rhonda Smith 270 1.83% $636
     Natural Law Sonia Stairs 58 0.39% $100
Total Valid Votes 14,733 100.00%
Total Rejected Ballots 74 0.78% $
Turnout 14,807 71.04%
B.C. General Election 1991: Columbia River-Revelstoke
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     NDP Jim Doyle 6,241 45.08% $28,972
     Social Credit Duane Crandall 4,362 31.51% $39,088
     BC Liberal Margaret R. Mellor 3,241 23.41% $1,012
Total Valid Votes 13,844 100.00%
Total Rejected Ballots 231 1.64%
Turnout 14,075 74.78%

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