2008 Election for the Federal Government of Canada

PRIME MINISTER Stephen Harper - Conservative Party of Canada

40th Parliament of the Federal Government of Canada

Duration 18th November 2008 - 26th March 2011

Election Held on 14th October 2008

South Shore--St. Margaret's - Nova Scotia

CandidateNumber of votesElected
Gerald Keddy (Conservative Party of Canada)14388X
Gordon S. Earle (New Democratic Party)13456
Bill Smith (Liberal Party of Canada)9536
Michael Oddy (Green Party of Canada)2090
Joe Larkin (Christian Heritage Party of Canada)513

Voters cast 39,983 valid votes.

13,456 votes for New Democratic Party wasted

9,536 votes for Liberal Party of Canada wasted

2,090 votes for Green Party of Canada wasted

513 votes for Other wasted