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

Saint-Jean - Quebec

CandidateNumber of votesElected
Claude Bachand (Bloc Québécois)26506X
Claire Ste-Marie (Liberal Party of Canada)9430
Marie-Josée Mercier (Conservative Party of Canada)9281
Philippe Refghi (New Democratic Party)5529
Pierre Tremblay (Green Party of Canada)2160
Guy Berger (Independent)520

Voters cast 53,426 valid votes.

9,430 votes for Liberal Party of Canada wasted

9,281 votes for Conservative Party of Canada wasted

5,529 votes for New Democratic Party wasted

2,160 votes for Green Party of Canada wasted

520 votes for Other wasted