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John Brassard MP (born c. 1964) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to represent the riding of Barrie—Innisfil in the House of Commons of Canada in the 2015 Canadian federal election. He is a former city councillor for the Barrie City Council and a firefighter.[1]

John Brassard

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Brassard in 2019
Deputy Opposition Whip
Assumed office
August 29, 2017
LeaderAndrew Scheer
Preceded byDave MacKenzie
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Barrie—Innisfil
Assumed office
October 19, 2015
Preceded byRiding Created
Official Opposition Critic for Veterans Affairs
In office
October 16, 2016 – August 29, 2017
LeaderRona Ambrose
Andrew Scheer
Preceded byAlupa Clarke
Succeeded bySteven Blaney
Barrie City Councillor
In office
November 13, 2006 – November 2, 2015
Preceded bySteve Trotter
Succeeded byAndrew Prince
Personal details
Born (1964-05-11) May 11, 1964 (age 55)
Montreal, Quebec

Electoral recordEdit

2015 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative John Brassard 22,901 46.41 −14.85
Liberal Colin Wilson 18,308 37.11 +24.59
New Democratic Myrna Clark 5,812 11.78 −8.49
Green Bonnie North 1,991 4.04 −1.28
Christian Heritage Gary Nail 199 0.40
Canadian Action Jeff Sakula 130 0.26
Total valid votes/Expense limit 49,341 100.00   $209,689.46
Total rejected ballots 187 0.38
Turnout 49,528 64.46
Eligible voters 76,831
Conservative hold Swing -19.72
Source: Elections Canada[2][3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://barrie.ctvnews.ca/conservative-john-brassard-wins-riding-of-barrie-innisfil-1.2617859
  2. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for Barrie—Innisfil, 30 September 2015
  3. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates Archived 2015-08-15 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ "Election Night Results". Elections Canada. Retrieved 22 October 2015.

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