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

Ottawa South - Ontario

CandidateNumber of votesElected
David McGuinty (Liberal Party of Canada)29035X
Elie Salibi (Conservative Party of Canada)19417
Hijal De Sarkar (New Democratic Party)4920
Qais Ghanem (Green Party of Canada)3939
Al Gullon (Progressive Canadian Party)620
Jean-Serge Brisson (Libertarian Party of Canada)244

Voters cast 58,175 valid votes.

19,417 votes for Conservative Party of Canada wasted

4,920 votes for New Democratic Party wasted

3,939 votes for Green Party of Canada wasted

864 votes for Other wasted