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 West--Nepean - Ontario

CandidateNumber of votesElected
John Baird (Conservative Party of Canada)25109X
David Pratt (Liberal Party of Canada)20161
Marlene Rivier (New Democratic Party)6432
Frances Coates (Green Party of Canada)3558
David Page (Independent)414
Alex McDonald (Communist Party of Canada)150

Voters cast 55,824 valid votes.

20,161 votes for Liberal Party of Canada wasted

6,432 votes for New Democratic Party wasted

3,558 votes for Green Party of Canada wasted

564 votes for Other wasted