Susan Truppe

Susan Truppe (born August 20, 1959) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in the 2011 election.[1] She represented the electoral district of London North Centre as a member of the Conservative Party.

Susan Truppe
Susan Truppe.jpg
Member of Parliament
for London North Centre
In office
May 30, 2011 – August 4, 2015
Preceded byGlen Pearson
Succeeded byPeter Fragiskatos
Personal details
Born (1959-08-20) August 20, 1959 (age 62)
Windsor, Ontario
Political partyConservative

Truppe served as parliamentary secretary for Status of Women for the entire 41st Parliament as well as serving on the Standing Committee on the Status of Women and the Special Committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women.

Truppe was defeated in the 2015 Canadian federal election by Liberal Party of Canada candidate Peter Fragiskatos.

On November 4, 2016, Truppe announced that she would seek the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario nomination in London North Centre. On April 2, 2017 she won the nomination to become the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario candidate for the 42nd Ontario general election,[2][3] however she lost the election, finishing second to Terence Kernaghan.

Electoral historyEdit

2018 Ontario general election: London North Centre
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
New Democratic Terence Kernaghan 25,757 47.60
Progressive Conservative Susan Truppe 16,701 30.86
Liberal Kate Graham 8,501 15.71
Green Carol Dyck 2,493 4.61
Libertarian Calvin McKay 299 0.55
Freedom Paul McKeever 234 0.43
Communist Clara Sorrenti 128 0.24
Total valid votes 54,113 100.0  
Source: Elections Ontario[4]
2015 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Liberal Peter Fragiskatos 32,421 50.46 +16.22
Conservative Susan Truppe 19,989 31.11 -5.94
New Democratic German Gutierrez 9,422 14.66 -9.62
Green Carol Dyck 2,274 3.54 -0.50
Marxist–Leninist Marvin Roman 145 0.23
Total valid votes/Expense limit 64,251 100.0     $227,732.91
Total rejected ballots
Turnout
Eligible voters 87,668
Source: Elections Canada[5][6][7][8]
2011 Canadian federal election: London North Centre
Party Candidate Votes % ±% Expenditures
Conservative Susan Truppe 19,468 36.96 +3.99 $88,641.34
Liberal Glen Pearson 17,803 33.80 -5.33 $64,078.28
New Democratic German Gutierrez 12,996 24.67 +7.20 $16,103.05
Green Mary Ann Hodge 2,177 4.13 -6.30 $9,128.59
Animal Alliance AnnaMaria Valastro 229 0.43 $71.19
Total valid votes 52,673 100.00
Total rejected ballots 231 0.44 +0.03 $178,022.45
Turnout 52,904 59.69
Eligible voters 88,624

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Election 2011: London North Centre. The Globe and Mail, May 2, 2011.
  2. ^ Susan Truppe [@SusanTruppe] (4 November 2016). "Great crowd at my nomination kickoff to become the LNC candidate 4 PC Party of Ont. Thanks 4 the help Western Conse…" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  3. ^ http://globalnews.ca/news/3352649/former-federal-mp-susan-truppe-to-run-for-provincial-tories/
  4. ^ "Summary of Valid Votes Cast for each Candidate" (PDF). Elections Ontario. p. 6. Retrieved 16 January 2019.
  5. ^ Elections Canada – Confirmed candidates for London North Centre, 30 September 2015
  6. ^ Elections Canada – Preliminary Election Expenses Limits for Candidates
  7. ^ Elections Canada Preliminary Results
  8. ^ Change represents redistributed results as calculated by Elections Canada from 2011 Election to boundaries of the 2013 Redistribution Order

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