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Tim Peterson (born June 6, 1947 in London, Ontario) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. He is currently a member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario, representing the Greater Toronto Area riding of Mississauga South for the Liberal Party. June 6 is the 157th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (158th in leap years), with 208 days remaining. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... Nickname: The Forest City Established: Area: 421. ... A politician is an individual involved in politics to the extent of holding or running for public office. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English (French has some legal status) Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 106 24 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked... The Ontario Legislature Building at Queens Park The Legislative Assembly of Ontario, is the legislature of the Canadian province of Ontario. ... The Greater Toronto Area (called the GTA by local residents) is the largest metropolitan area in Canada. ... In the British Isles since Anglo-Saxon times, a riding is traditionally a sub-division (especially in three) of a county, in Australia analogous. ... Mississauga South is a federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada. ... The Ontario Liberal Party is a centrist provincial political party in the province of Ontario, Canada. ...


Tim Peterson is the brother of former Ontario Premier David Peterson and former federal cabinet minister Jim Peterson. He was the last of the three brothers to enter political life. A premier is an executive official of government. ... The Honourable David Robert Peterson, PC , LL.B , BA (born December 28, 1943 in Toronto, Ontario) was the twentieth Premier of the Province of Ontario, Canada, from June 26, 1985 to October 1, 1990. ... A cabinet is a body of high-ranking members of government, typically representing the executive branch. ... Jim Peterson The Honourable James Scott Jim Peterson, PC, MP, BA, LLM (born July 30, 1941) is a Canadian politician and former Minister of International Trade. ...


Peterson has a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from the University of Western Ontario. He is a director of Northern Crown Capital, Inc. (a merchant banking firm) and has sat on the Board of Directors of Process Capital, Nordex Explosives and Oxegen and Prescott Paper Products, as well as the Mississauga Hospital Foundation. A Bachelor of Arts (B.A. or A.B., from the Latin Artium Baccalaureus) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a course or program in the arts and/or sciences. ... The University of Western Ontario is a public, non-denominational university located in London, Ontario, Canada. ...


In 1997, he pleaded guilty to the minor offence of removing a sign belonging to Peter Cobbold, a Reform Party candidate running against his brother Jim in the federal riding of Willowdale. 1997 (MCMXCVII in Roman) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Reform Party of Canada was a Canadian federal political party founded in 1987. ... Willowdale is a Canadian electoral district covering part of the North York part of Toronto. ...


Despite his family's political background and increased Liberal strength leading up to the 2003 provincial election, Peterson was still regarded as a longshot against incumbent Progressive Conservative Margaret Marland, a longtime Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP) for the riding. Peterson nonetheless defeated Marland by 234 votes on election night. Map of Ontarios ridings and their popular vote for their party elected The Ontario general election of 2003 was held on October 2, 2003, to elect the 103 members of the Legislative Assembly (Members of Provincial Parliament, or MPPs) of the Province of Ontario, Canada. ... The Ontario Progressive Conservative Party (PC Party of Ontario) is a right-of-centre political party in Ontario, Canada. ... Margaret Marland (born February 15, 1934 in St. ... A Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP) is an elected member of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario, Canada. ...


On October 23, 2003, Peterson was named parliamentary assistant to Jim Bradley, the Ontario Minister of Tourism and Recreation. October 23 is the 296th day of the year (297th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 69 days remaining. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... James J. Bradley (born February 19, 1945 in Sudbury, Ontario) is a long-time Ontario Liberal Party politician and MPP in the Ontario legislature. ...

Preceded by:
PC Margaret Marland (1985-2003) Margaret Marland (born February 15, 1934 in St. ... This article is about the year. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Liberal MPP Mississauga South (2003-)

Succeeded by:
next election Mississauga South is a federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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David Peterson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1970 words)
David Robert Peterson, PC, LL.B, BA (born December 28, 1943 in Toronto, Ontario) was the twentieth Premier of the Province of Ontario, Canada, from June 26, 1985 to October 1, 1990.
Peterson is married to actress Shelley Peterson, and is the younger brother of Jim Peterson, currently a federal Liberal MP and former cabinet minister in the government of Paul Martin.
Peterson was re-elected in the provincial elections of 1977 and 1981, and ran for the Liberal leadership a second time after Smith's resignation in 1982.
Tim Peterson - definition of Tim Peterson in Encyclopedia (256 words)
Tim Peterson is a politician in Ontario, Canada.
Tim Peterson is the brother of former Ontario Premier David Peterson and current federal cabinet minister Jim Peterson.
Despite his family's political background and a surge in Liberal support during the 2003 provincial election, Peterson was still regarded as a longshot against incumbent Progressive Conservative Margaret Marland, a longtime MPP from the region.
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