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Encyclopedia > Burlington (electoral district)
Burlington
Electoral district

Burlington in relation to the surrounding area
MP Mike Wallace (2006-)
Party Conservative (2006-)
MPP Cam Jackson (1999-)
Party Prog. Cons. (1999-)
Province Ontario
Census division(s) Halton
Census subdivision(s) Burlington
Federal district created 1976

Burlington is a federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 1979. It has been represented in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario since 1999. An electoral district is a geographically-based constituency upon which Canadas representative democracy is based. ... Image File history File links Burlington,_riding. ... The House of Commons (French: Chambre des communes) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, along with the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate. ... Burlington Councillor Ward 5 Mike Wallace was first elected to Burlington City Council in the fall of 1994, representing the southeast area of the City, now Ward 5. ... A political party is an organization that seeks to attain political power within a government, usually by participating in electoral campaigns. ... The Conservative Party of Canada (French: Parti conservateur du Canada), colloquially known as the Tories, is a right-of-centre political party in Canada, formed by the merger of the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in December 2003. ... The Ontario Legislature Building at Queens Park The Legislative Assembly of Ontario, is the legislature of the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Cameron (Cam) Jackson (born February 27, 1951 in Hamilton, Ontario) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. ... A political party is an organization that seeks to attain political power within a government, usually by participating in electoral campaigns. ... The Ontario Progressive Conservative Party (PC Party of Ontario) is a right-of-centre political party in Ontario, Canada. ... Canada consists of ten provinces and three territories. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English (French has some legal status but is not fully co-official) Flower White trillium Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats... Outline map of Canadas Census Divisions in 2001 Note: This page refers only to subdivisions in Canada. ... Halton Regional Municipality, or Halton Region, is located in Ontario, Canada, and is a part of the Greater Toronto Area. ... Census subdivision is a Canadian political region organized by Statistics Canada and determined by the provinces. ... Burlington (2001 population 150,836)[1] is located in the Golden Horseshoe, across Lake Ontario and Burlington Bay harbour from Hamilton, in Halton Region, Ontario, Canada. ... An electoral district is a geographically-based constituency upon which Canadas representative democracy is based. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English (French has some legal status but is not fully co-official) Flower White trillium Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats... The House of Commons (French: Chambre des communes) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, along with the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate. ... The Ontario Legislature Building at Queens Park The Legislative Assembly of Ontario, is the legislature of the Canadian province of Ontario. ...

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Geography

It consists of the southern part of the city of Burlington, Ontario. Burlington (2001 population 150,836)[1] is located in the Golden Horseshoe, across Lake Ontario and Burlington Bay harbour from Hamilton, in Halton Region, Ontario, Canada. ...


The riding consists of the neighbourhoods of Aldershot, Maple, Freeman, Wellington Square, Dynes, Roseland, Longmoor, Shoreacres, Pinedale, Elizabeth Gardens, Palmer, Mountainside, Brant Hills, Headon Forest, Millcroft, The Orchard and Tyandaga in Burlington. Aldershot is a community in south-central Ontario on the Hamilton Harbour, Lake Ontario. ... Wellington Square may be: A neighbourhood in the Burlington electoral district, Ontario, Canada. ... Shoreacres is a city in Texas, partly in Chambers County and partly in Harris County. ...


Federal riding

Burlington was created in 1976 from Halton—Wentworth. Halton—Wentworth was a former federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons, and located in the province of Ontario. ...


Members of Parliament

This riding has elected the following Members of Parliament: A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house. ...

  1. Bill Kempling, Progressive Conservative (1979-1993)
  2. Paddy Torsney, Liberal (1993-2006)
  3. Mike Wallace, Conservative (2006-present)

William James Kempling (born February 5, 1921 in Grimsby, Ontario) is a former Canadian politician. ... The Progressive Conservative Party of Canada (PC) (In French: Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada) was a Canadian centre-right conservative political party that existed from 1867 to 2003. ... Patricia Anne Paddy Torsney, PC, MP, B.Comm (born December 19, 1962 in Burlington, Ontario) is a Canadian politician. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits (originally Clear Grits), is a Canadian federal political party positioned around the centre of the political spectrum, combining a generally progressive social policy with moderate economics. ... Burlington Councillor Ward 5 Mike Wallace was first elected to Burlington City Council in the fall of 1994, representing the southeast area of the City, now Ward 5. ... The Conservative Party of Canada (French: Parti conservateur du Canada), colloquially known as the Tories, is a right-of-centre political party in Canada, formed by the merger of the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in December 2003. ...

Provincial riding

Members of Provincial Parliament

This riding has elected the following members of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario: The Ontario Legislature Building at Queens Park The Legislative Assembly of Ontario, is the legislature of the Canadian province of Ontario. ...

  1. Cam Jackson, Progressive Conservative (1999-present)

Cameron (Cam) Jackson (born February 27, 1951 in Hamilton, Ontario) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. ... The Ontario Progressive Conservative Party (PC Party of Ontario) is a right-of-centre political party in Ontario, Canada. ...

Federal election results

Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
     Conservative Mike Wallace 28,030
     Liberal Paddy Torsney 25,431
     New Democrat David Carter Laird 8,090
     Green Rick Goldring 3,471
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Paddy Torsney 27,423
     Conservative Mike Wallace 23,389
     New Democrat David Carter Laird 6,581
     Green Angela Reid 3,169
     Christian Heritage John Herman Wubs 429
Canadian federal election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Paddy Torsney 22,175
     Canadian Alliance Don Pennell 11,500
     Progressive Conservative Stephen Collinson 11,240
     New Democrat Larry McMahon 1,722
     Green Tom Snyder 771
Canadian federal election, 1997
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Paddy Torsney 22,042
     Progressive Conservative Mike Kuegle 16,344
     Reform Terry Lamping 8,662
     New Democrat Jim Hough 2,561
     Canadian Action Ann Marsden 352
Canadian federal election, 1993
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Paddy Torsney 22,785
     Progressive Conservative Mike Kuegle 13,540
     Reform Hugh Ramolla 11,984
     New Democrat Jim Hough 1,554
     Independent Bill Barlett 929
     National Bill Watson 535
     Natural Law Ursula Kropfel 336
Canadian federal election, 1988
Party Candidate Votes
     Progressive Conservative Bill Kempling 26,293
     Liberal James Smith 13,448
     New Democrat Jane Mulkewich 8,149
     Christian Heritage Ron Bremer 2,285
     Libertarian Dan Riga 321
Canadian federal election, 1984
Party Candidate Votes
     Progressive Conservative Bill Kempling 37,577
     New Democrat Walter Mulkewich 11,687
     Liberal Fred Schwenger 11,406
Canadian federal election, 1980
Party Candidate Votes
     Progressive Conservative Bill Kempling 27,212
     Liberal Tom Sutherland 17,574
     New Democrat Danny Dunleavy 8,421
     Libertarian Bruno S. Oberski 341
     Marxist-Leninist Charles Boylan 63
Canadian federal election, 1979
Party Candidate Votes
     Progressive Conservative Bill Kempling 32,225
     Liberal Tom Sutherland 16,100
     New Democrat Danny Dunleavy 8,421
     Libertarian John Lawson 365
     Marxist-Leninist Charles Boylan 62

The 2006 Canadian federal election (more formally, the 39th General Election) was held on January 23, 2006, to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons. ... The Conservative Party of Canada (French: Parti conservateur du Canada), colloquially known as the Tories, is a right-of-centre political party in Canada, formed by the merger of the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in December 2003. ... Burlington Councillor Ward 5 Mike Wallace was first elected to Burlington City Council in the fall of 1994, representing the southeast area of the City, now Ward 5. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits (originally Clear Grits), is a Canadian federal political party positioned around the centre of the political spectrum, combining a generally progressive social policy with moderate economics. ... Patricia Anne Paddy Torsney, PC, MP, B.Comm (born December 19, 1962 in Burlington, Ontario) is a Canadian politician. ... The New Democratic Party (NDP) (Nouveau Parti Démocratique in French) is a political party in Canada with a social democratic philosophy and moderate democratic socialist tendencies that contests elections at both the federal and provincial levels. ... The Green Party of Canada is a federal political party in Canada. ... The Canadian federal election, 2004 (more formally, the 38th general election), was held on June 28, 2004 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits (originally Clear Grits), is a Canadian federal political party positioned around the centre of the political spectrum, combining a generally progressive social policy with moderate economics. ... Patricia Anne Paddy Torsney, PC, MP, B.Comm (born December 19, 1962 in Burlington, Ontario) is a Canadian politician. ... The Conservative Party of Canada (French: Parti conservateur du Canada), colloquially known as the Tories, is a right-of-centre political party in Canada, formed by the merger of the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in December 2003. ... The New Democratic Party (NDP) (Nouveau Parti Démocratique in French) is a political party in Canada with a social democratic philosophy and moderate democratic socialist tendencies that contests elections at both the federal and provincial levels. ... The Green Party of Canada is a federal political party in Canada. ... The Christian Heritage Party of Canada is a federal political party that advocates the governance of Canada according to the inspired, inerrant written Word of God. [1] This socially and fiscally conservative party held its founding convention in Hamilton, Ontario in November 1987, where Ed Vanwoudenberg was elected its first... The 2000 Canadian federal election was held on November 27, 2000, to elect 301 Members of Parliament to the House of Commons of Canada. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits (originally Clear Grits), is a Canadian federal political party positioned around the centre of the political spectrum, combining a generally progressive social policy with moderate economics. ... Patricia Anne Paddy Torsney, PC, MP, B.Comm (born December 19, 1962 in Burlington, Ontario) is a Canadian politician. ... The Canadian Alliance, formally the Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance, was a Canadian right-of-centre conservative political party that existed from 2000 to 2003. ... Donald Pennell is a political and religious activist in Ontario, Canada. ... The Progressive Conservative Party of Canada (PC) (In French: Parti progressiste-conservateur du Canada) was a Canadian centre-right conservative political party that existed from 1867 to 2003. ... The New Democratic Party (NDP) (Nouveau Parti Démocratique in French) is a political party in Canada with a social democratic philosophy and moderate democratic socialist tendencies that contests elections at both the federal and provincial levels. ... The Green Party of Canada is a federal political party in Canada. ... 36th Parliament The Canadian federal election of 1997 was held on June 2, 1997, to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits (originally Clear Grits), is a Canadian federal political party positioned around the centre of the political spectrum, combining a generally progressive social policy with moderate economics. ... 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The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits (originally Clear Grits), is a Canadian federal political party positioned around the centre of the political spectrum, combining a generally progressive social policy with moderate economics. ... The New Democratic Party (NDP) (Nouveau Parti Démocratique in French) is a political party in Canada with a social democratic philosophy and moderate democratic socialist tendencies that contests elections at both the federal and provincial levels. ... The Libertarian Party of Canada is a minor political party in Canada that adheres to the philosophy of libertarianism. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ...

See also

This is a list of Canadas 308 electoral districts (also known as ridings in Canadian English) as defined by the 2003 Representation Order, which came into effect on May 23, 2004. ... This is a list of past arrangements of Canadas electoral districts. ...

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Halton (electoral district) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (162 words)
The district includes the Town of Milton and the northern parts of the Town of Oakville and the City of Burlington.
There was also a district called Halton that existed from 1867 to 1987.
It was an original district in the British North America Act, and consisted of Halton County until 1966.
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