Steve Young (Alberta politician)
Steven Keith Young (born May 17, 1969) is a Canadian politician who served as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the electoral district of Edmonton-Riverview from 2012 until his defeat in 2015. He was first elected April 23, 2012, and subsequently appointed to the role of the Chief Government Whip.
|MLA for Edmonton-Riverview|
April 23, 2012 – May 5, 2015
|Preceded by||Kevin Taft|
|Succeeded by||Lori Sigurdson|
|Born||May 17, 1969|
|Political party||Progressive Conservative|
|Spouse(s)||Leanne Young, Q.C.|
|Children||Abbey and Taylor|
|Alma mater||University of Alberta|
|Occupation||Law Instructor, Former Police Officer|
Young attended the University of Alberta and played for the Alberta Golden Bears Hockey Team. While there, he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Education (B.Ed.), won three Canada West League Championships (1990–91, 1991–92, 1992–93), and a CIS National Title (1991–92).
|2015 Alberta general election: Edmonton-Riverview|
|New Democratic||Lori Sigurdson||12,108||62.78||+41.64|
|Progressive Conservative||Steve Young||3,732||19.35||-20.24|
|Alberta Party||Brandon Beringer||487||2.53||+0.87|
|Total valid votes||19,287|
|Rejected, spoiled, and declined||128|
|New Democratic gain from Progressive Conservative||Swing||+30.94|
|2012 Alberta general election: Edmonton-Riverview|
|Progressive Conservative||Steve Young||7,288||39.59||+4.56|
|New Democratic||Lori Sigurdson||3,892||21.14||+12.44|
|Alberta Party||Timothy Wong||306||1.66|
|Total valid votes||18,409|
|Rejected, spoiled, and declined||203|
|Progressive Conservative gain from Liberal||Swing||+16.17|
- Alberta Election 2012: Riding-by-riding results Archived 2012-04-24 at the Wayback Machine. The Globe and Mail, April 23, 2012.
- "Steve Young". hockeydb.com.
- "University of Alberta Goldenbears Alumni". goldenbearshockeyalumni.com.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-22. Retrieved 2014-02-19.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- "Past Champions". cis-sic.ca.
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