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Windsor West in relation to the other Southern Ontario ridings
Windsor West in relation to the other Southern Ontario ridings

Windsor West is a federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 1968, and in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario since 1999. Image File history File links Download high resolution version (793x1046, 24 KB) Summary Map of the Windsor West electoral district. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (793x1046, 24 KB) Summary Map of the Windsor West electoral district. ... 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 (in some areas) Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 106 24 Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 4th 1,076,395... 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. ...


The district serves the city of Windsor. It consists of the part of the City of Windsor lying west and south of a line drawn from the U.S. border southeast along Langlois Avenue, east along Tecumseh Road East, and southeast along Pillette Road to the southern city limit. Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = City of Windsor, Ontario, Canadas Location. ...

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Federal electoral district

Windsor West riding was created in 1966 from parts of Essex East and Essex West ridings. Essex East was a political riding in Canada. ... Essex West was a former federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons, and located in the province of Ontario. ... This page refers to a Riding as a unit in local government. ...


It consisted initally of the part of the City of Windsor and the Township of Sandwich West bounded on the west by the U.S. border, and on the north, east and west by a line drawn from the border east along County Road 28, north along Malden Road, east along Malden Road South, south along Huron Church Line Road, east along Cabana Road, north along Howard Avenue, west along the C.P.R. line, northwest along McDougall Avenue, east along Tecumseh Boulevard East, north along Elsmere Avenue, west along Elliott Street East, and north along Marentette Avenue to the border.


In 1976, it was redefined to consist of the part of the City of Windsor bounded on the west by the U.S. border, and on the north, east and west by a line drawn from the border south along Langlois Avenue, west along Tecumseh Boulevard East, south along McDougall Street, east along the Canadian Pacific Railway, south along Howard Avenue, and west along Cabana Road to the southwest city limit.


In 1987, it was redefined to consist of the part of the City of Windsor lying south and west of a line drawn from the U.S. border south along Langlois Avenue, west along Tecumseh Road East, south along McDougall Street, east along to the Canadian Pacific Railway line, and south along the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway line to the southern city limit.


In 1996, it was redefined to consist of the part of the City of Windsor lying south and west of a line drawn from the U.S. border south along Langlois Avenue, west along Tecumseh Road East, and south along Pillette Road to the southern city limit.


In 2003, it was given its current boundaries as described above.


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. Herb Gray, Liberal (1968-2002)
  2. Brian Masse, New Democrat (2002-present)

The Right Honourable Herbert Eser (Herb) Gray PC, CC, QC, B.Comm , LL.D (born May 25, 1931, Windsor, Ontario) was a Canadian politician. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada) currently forms the federal government under Prime Minister Paul Martin. ... Brian Masse (born July 9, 1968) is a Canadian politician. ... The New Democratic Party (French: Nouveau Parti démocratique) is a left wing political party in Canada that advocates varying forms of social democracy and democratic socialism. ...

Federal election results

Canadian federal election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes
     New Democrat MASSE, Brian 23,609
     Liberal KELLER, Werner 12,220
     Conservative TESHUBA, Alfonso 9,592
     Green BISHOP, Jillana 1,444
Progressive Canadian SCHNURR, Chris 641
     Independent ZAIDI, Habib 225
     Marxist-Leninist VILLAMIZAR, Enver 106
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes
     New Democrat MASSE, Brian 20,297
     Liberal POLLOCK, Richard 13,831
     Conservative KATZ, Jordan 8,348
     Green SPRING, Rob 1,545
     Marxist-Leninist VILLAMIZAR, Enver 134

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By-election on 13 May 2002
Party Candidate Votes
     New Democrat MASSE, Brian 14,021
     Liberal POLLOCK, Richard 11,544
     Canadian Alliance FUSCHI, Rick 5,420
     Progressive Conservative WEST, Ian 957
     Green HOLT, Chris 655
     Christian Heritage JAMES, Allan 249
Canadian federal election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 20,729
     Canadian Alliance WATSON, Jeff 8,777
     New Democrat MCGINLAY, John 6,080
     Progressive Conservative WEST, Ian 2,116
     Independent SODA, Christopher 304
     Marxist-Leninist VILLAMIZAR, Enver 229
Canadian federal election, 1997
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 21,877
     New Democrat MILNE, Tom 9,411
     Reform WATSON, Jeff 5,295
     Progressive Conservative FRIESEN, Dan 2,452
     Green WARMAN, Richard 398
     Marxist-Leninist CRUISE, Robert 199
Canadian federal election, 1993
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 27,008
     Reform SKINNER, Brett 4,179
     New Democrat CARASCO, Emily 3,359
     Progressive Conservative FRIESEN, Dan 1,663
     Green ATKINSON, Sarah 395
     Natural Law DECTER, Larry 138
     Independent STEPTOE, Bill 128
     Marxist-Leninist CRUISE, Robert 93
     Abolitionist POPE, Rose 35
Canadian federal election, 1988
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 23,796
     New Democrat FORDER, Paul 12,143
     Progressive Conservative SILCOX, Bert 6,131
     Not affiliated CRUISE, Robert 127
     Communist BIZZELL, Maggie 112
Canadian federal election, 1984
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 13,624
     New Democrat FORDER, Paul 11,503
     Progressive Conservative GOLDBERG, Marty 8,158
     Rhino DECK, Martin X. 232
     Communist LONGMOORE, Mike 84
Canadian federal election, 1980
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 19,755
     New Democrat JONES, Maxine 9,785
     Progressive Conservative GRIFFITH, Ned 4,107
     Communist O'NEILL, Gerard 72
     Marxist-Leninist VILLAMIZAR, Margaret 49
Canadian federal election, 1979
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 16,943
     New Democrat JONES, Maxine 11,906
     Progressive Conservative KRAUSE, Bob 5,869
     Communist O'NEILL, Gerard 102
     Marxist-Leninist VILLAMIZAR, M. 74
Canadian federal election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 19,474
     New Democrat SEALE, Ron 10,630
     Progressive Conservative MCKAY, Bill 4,466
     Marxist-Leninist GREIG, Ray 222
Canadian federal election, 1972
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 17,966
     New Democrat FORDER, Paul 13,110
     Progressive Conservative GUNNING, John 5,441
Canadian federal election, 1968
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal GRAY, Herb 16,442
     New Democrat ROSS, Stuart 8,972
     Progressive Conservative WALDRON, William J. 5,002

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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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