John Dubetz

John Dubetz was a politician from Alberta, Canada. He served in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1959 to 1963 as a member of the Social Credit caucus in government.

John Dubetz
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta
In office
June 18, 1959 – June 17, 1963
Preceded byAlfred Macyk
Succeeded byMichael Senych
ConstituencyRedwater
Personal details
Born(1916-07-07)July 7, 1916
Smoky Lake, Alberta, Canada[1]
DiedFebruary 12, 2002(2002-02-12) (aged 85)
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Political partySocial Credit
Occupationpolitician

Political careerEdit

Dubetz ran for a seat to the Alberta Legislature in the 1959 Alberta general election as a Social Credit candidate in the electoral district of Redwater. He defeated incumbent Liberal MLA Alfred Macyk and future Senator Martha Bielish with just under half of the popular vote to pick up the district for his party.[2] He retired at dissolution of the assembly in 1963.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Normandin, P.G.; Normandin, A.L. (1965). Guide Parlementaire Canadien. P.G. Normandin. ISSN 0315-6168. Retrieved September 14, 2015.
  2. ^ "Redwater results 1959". Alberta Heritage Community Foundation. Retrieved April 22, 2010.

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