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Encyclopedia > Jeremy Harrison

Jeremy Harrison (born January 29, 1978) is a former Canadian Member of Parliament for the riding of Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River, a riding that encompasses the northern half of the province of Saskatchewan. Image File history File linksMetadata Jeremyharrison. ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Link title 1978 (MCMLXXVIII in Roman) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... 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. ... Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River is a federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons, and located in the province of Saskatchewan. ... Motto: Multis E Gentibus Vires (Latin: From many peoples, strength) Official languages English Capital Regina Largest city Saskatoon Lieutenant-Governor Lynda M. Haverstock Premier Lorne Calvert (NDP) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 14 6 Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 7th 651,036 km² 9. ...


Born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Harrison is a former member of the Canadian Army. He was elected to Parliament as a Conservative in the 2004 federal election. Saskatoon is a mid-sized city located in central Saskatchewan, Canada, on the South Saskatchewan River. ... Canadian Forces Land Force Command (LF) is responsible for army operations within the Canadian Armed Forces. ... 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 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. ...


Harrison's concerns in the 38th Canadian parliament generally lay in fiscal issues rather than social, and as such he is regarded as a libertarian-conservative within his party. Despite any libertarian tendencies, however, he is on record as voting against extending marriage rights to same-sex couples. The initial seat distribution of the 38th Canadian parliament The 38th Canadian parliament was in session from October 5, 2004 (elected June 28) until November 29, 2005. ...


Harrison was narrowly defeated in the 2006 federal election by Liberal opponent Gary Merasty. He challenged the result, repeating testimonials of threats and ballot-stuffing by Liberals. However, a recount confirmed that Merasty was the winner by 68 votes. [1] 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 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. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

Preceded by:
Rick Laliberte
Member for Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River
2004-2006
Succeeded by:
Gary Merasty

Rick Laliberte is a former Canadian Member of Parliament for the riding of Churchill River, a riding that encompasses the northern half of the province of Saskatchewan. ... Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River is a federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons, and located in the province of Saskatchewan. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

References

CBC redirects here, as this is the most common use of the abbreviation. ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2006 (MMVI in Roman) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... CBC redirects here, as this is the most common use of the abbreviation. ... February 10 is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2006 (MMVI in Roman) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

External link

  • Official Site

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Harrison was born at Foulby, near Wakefield, in Yorkshire.
Harrison was the eldest of five children, and his father was a carpenter.
The Harrisons were outraged and demanded their prize, a matter that eventually worked its way to Parliament, which offered £5,000 for the design.
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