Newfoundland and Labrador

Cartoon: Danny Williams Leaves Canada for Heart Surgury

Find a political cartoon depicting Newfoundland and Labrador Premier, Danny Williams leaving Canada heart surgery in a private clinic in the United States of America.

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Cartoon: Danny Williams and the Hypocrisy of Using Private Health Care

Find a political cartoon depicting the Newfoundland and Labrador Premier, Danny Williams, leaving Canada to use the private health care system in the United States. The move pleases proponents of the private health care in the United States of America.

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2007 Newfoundland and Labrador General Election

Feature by Jay Makarenko || Oct 1, 2007

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p>On October 9, 2007, Newfoundland and Labrador voters returned the provincial Progressive Conservative Party and Danny Williams to government. The election was a landslide victory for the PC Party, which won 43 of 46 seats in the provincial legislature and 69 percent of the popular vote.

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Almanac: Newfoundland and Labrador Election Info

Find detailed past election results, political party leader profiles and related features and cartoons for provincial elections in Newfoundland and Labrador.

2007 Election Results and Current Party Standings

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Almanac: Lorraine Michael

Find an in-depth biography of Lorraine Michael, leader of the New Democratic Party of Newfoundland and Labrador and Member of the Legislative Assembly for Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi.Read More »

Almanac: Yvonne Jones

Yvonne Jones is leader of the Official Opposition and of the Liberal Party of Newfoundland and Labrador. She represents the riding of Cartwright—L’Anse au Clair.

Jones became leader of her party in 2007. She is the first female leader of the Newfoundland and Labrador Liberal Party. She serves as opposition critic for several portfolios. In addition, she has served as the Parliamentary Secretary to the Department of Works, Services and Transportation and to the Department of Health.

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Almanac: Danny Williams

Find a detailed biography of Danny Williams, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador and Leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Newfoundland and Labrador. Williams is also the Member of the House of Assembly (MHA) for the riding of Humber West.

Danny Williams is the ninth premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, and leader of the province's Progressive Conservative Party. He is the Member of the House of Assembly (MHA) for the riding of Humber West.

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2003 Newfoundland and Labrador General Election

Feature by Jay Makarenko || Oct 1, 2003

On October 21, 2003, voters in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador elected the provincial Progressive Conservative Party to a majority government, with Danny Williams becoming the province’s new premier. In the election, the Progressive Conservatives soundly defeated the provincial Liberal Party, which had been in government prior to the election. This article provides an overview of previous election results, pre-election party standings and polls, information on each major party’s leader and election platforms, as well as a summary of the election results.

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