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Edmonton-Decore
Flag of Alberta.svg Alberta electoral district
Edmonton provincial ridings - Decore.svg


2008 boundaries

Provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Alberta
MLA       Janice Sarich
Progressive Conservative
District created 2004
First contested 2004
Last contested 2008

Edmonton Decore is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, Canada.

The north central riding of Edmonton Decore was created in 2004 out of a small part of Edmonton Norwood and most of Edmonton Glengarry. The riding is named after former Leader of the opposition and mayor of Edmonton Laurence Decore.

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Boundary history

Election results

2004 general election

2004 Alberta general election results[2] Turnout 40.35%
Affiliation Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Bill Bonko 4,434 44.84%
     Progressive Conservative Walter Szwender 3,007 30.41%
     NDP Shirley Barg 1,525 15.42%
     Alberta Alliance Gary Masyk 831 8.40%
     Social Credit Geoffrey Chevrier 91 0.93%
Total 9,888 100%
Rejected, Spoiled and Declined 92

2004 Senate nominee election district results

2004 Senate nominee election results: Edmonton-Decore[3] Turnout 40.28%
Affiliation Candidate Votes % Votes % Ballots Rank
     Progressive Conservative Betty Unger 3,839 14.86% 46.39% 2
     Independent Link Byfield 2,923 11.32% 35.32% 4
     Progressive Conservative Bert Brown 2,816 10.90% 34.03% 1
     Alberta Alliance Michael Roth 2,664 10.31% 32.19% 7
     Alberta Alliance Gary Horan 2,510 9.72% 30.33% 10
     Progressive Conservative Cliff Breitkreuz 2,502 9.69% 30.23% 3
     Independent Tom Sindlinger 2,485 9.62% 30.03% 9
     Alberta Alliance Vance Gough 2,400 9.29% 29.00% 8
     Progressive Conservative David Usherwood 1,961 7.59% 23.70% 6
     Progressive Conservative Jim Silye 1,728 6.70% 20.88% 5
Total Votes 25,828 100%
Total Ballots 8,276 3.12 Votes Per Ballot
Rejected, Spoiled and Declined 1,688

Voters had the option of selecting 4 Candidates on the Ballot

2008 general election

2008 Election Results
Affiliation Candidate Votes %
     Progressive Conservative Janice Sarich 4,602 45.93%
     Liberal Bill Bonko 3,879 38.72%
     NDP Sidney Sadik 1,295 12.93%
     Green Trey Capenhurst 243 2.43%

2004 Student Vote

Participating Schools[4]
Archbishop OLeary High School
Mee-Yah-Noh School
St. Cecilia School

On November 19, 2004 a Student Vote was conducted at participating Alberta schools to parallel the 2004 Alberta general election results. The vote was designed to educate students and simulate the electoral process for persons who have not yet reached the legal majority. The vote was conducted in 80 of the 83 provincial electoral districts with students voting for actual election candidates. Schools with a large student body that reside in another electoral district had the option to vote for candidates outside of the electoral district then where they were physically located.

2004 Alberta Student Vote results[5]
Affiliation Candidate Votes %
     Liberal Bill Bonko 447 58.97%
     Progressive Conservative Walter Szwender 106 13.98%
     Social Credit Geoffrey Chevrier 80 10.55%
     NDP Shirly Barg 71 9.37%
     Alberta Alliance Gary Masyk 54 7.13%
Total 758 100%
Rejected, Spoiled and Declined 19

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