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 Centre - Ontario

CandidateNumber of votesElected
Paul Dewar (New Democratic Party)25399X
Penny Collenette (Liberal Party of Canada)16633
Brian McGarry (Conservative Party of Canada)15065
Jen Hunter (Green Party of Canada)6348
John Andrew Akpata (Marijuana Party)378
Pierre Soublière (Marxist-Leninist Party of Canada)95

Voters cast 63,918 valid votes.

16,633 votes for Liberal Party of Canada wasted

15,065 votes for Conservative Party of Canada wasted

6,348 votes for Green Party of Canada wasted

473 votes for Other wasted