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Chris Glover (born September 4, 1961) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario in the 2018 provincial election.[1] He represents the electoral district of Spadina—Fort York as a member of the Ontario New Democratic Party.

Chris Glover

Member of the Ontario Provincial Parliament
for Spadina—Fort York
Assumed office
June 7, 2018
Preceded byHan Dong (Trinity-Spadina)
Toronto Public School Trustee for (Ward 2) Etobicoke Centre
In office
December 1, 2010 – June, 2018
Preceded byJohn Campbell
Personal details
Born (1961-09-04) September 4, 1961 (age 57)
Oshawa, Ontario
Political partyNew Democratic
OccupationProfessor

Prior to his election to the legislature, Glover was an adjunct professor in social sciences at York University and twice-elected trustee with the Toronto District School Board for Etobicoke-Centre.

On August 23, 2018, Glover was named Official Opposition Critic for Colleges and Universities.

Electoral recordEdit

Ontario general election, 2018: Spadina—Fort York
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
New Democratic Chris Glover 24,677 49.62 +22.91
Liberal Han Dong 11,770 23.67 -24.64
Progressive Conservative Iris Yu 10,834 21.79 +3.33
Green Rita Bilerman 1,815 3.65 -2.33
Libertarian Erik Malmholt 278 0.56
None of the Above Adam Nobody 271 0.54
Stop the New Sex-Ed Agenda Queenie Yu 86 0.17
Total valid votes 49,731 99.17
Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots 415 0.83
Turnout 50,146
Eligible voters
New Democratic pickup new district.
Source: Elections Ontario[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "NDP’s Chris Glover wins in condo-heavy Spadina-Fort York". Toronto Star, June 8, 2018.
  2. ^ "Summary of Valid Votes Cast for each Candidate" (PDF). Elections Ontario. p. 10. Retrieved 20 January 2019.

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