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Pembina (Alberta electoral district)

Pembina was a federal electoral district in Alberta, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1968 to 1988.

This riding was created in 1966 from parts of Athabaska, Edmonton West, Jasper—Edson and Vegreville ridings.

The riding was abolished in 1987 when it was redistributed in Beaver River, Edmonton East, Edmonton North, Edmonton Northwest, Edmonton Southeast, Edmonton—Strathcona, Elk Island, Peace River and St. Albert ridings.

Election resultsEdit

1968 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative Jack Bigg 17,578
Liberal Paul Chalifoux 9,342
New Democratic ROMANIUK, Anne 2,963
1972 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative Daniel Hollands 23,864
Liberal BORGER, John P. 9,879
New Democratic HENNESSEY, Thomas 5,710
Social Credit WIWCHAR, Norman M. 1,184
Not affiliated DAVIDSON, Sam 421
1974 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative Peter Elzinga 19,172
Liberal John Borger 12,196
Not affiliated Daniel Hollands 7,017
New Democratic Thomas Hennessey 4,266
Social Credit Bill Pelech 973
Communist Neil Stenburg 151
Libertarian Chuck Nelson 131
Marxist–Leninist Peter Askin 123
1979 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative Peter Elzinga 33,722
Liberal NOBERT, Leonard Doyle 11,877
New Democratic FLACH, Norman 4,953
1980 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative Peter Elzinga 31,490
Liberal NOBERT, Len 11,464
New Democratic DAVIS, Martin 5,260
Social Credit CETINSKI, Ace 465
1984 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative Peter Elzinga 44,026
New Democratic DARUDA, Greg 9,792
Liberal Bob Russell 7,228
Confederation of Regions HAUCH, Adam 1,215
Communist ST. DENIS, Laurent A. 127

By-election: Resignation of Peter Elzinga, 16 April 1986

By-election on 29 September 1986
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative Walter van de Walle 16,525
New Democratic Ivor Dent 16,251
Liberal SEIERSEN, Chris 6,505
Independent Doug Christie 2,765
Independent Ernie Jamison 1,241
Confederation of Regions Elmer Knutson 926
Independent Anne McBride 423

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