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Adrienne Louise Clarkson (née Poy, February 10, 1939) is a Hong Kong-born Canadian journalist and stateswoman who served as Governor General of Canada, the 26th since Canadian Confederation.
Alberta is a western province of Canada.
The Alberta Alliance was a right wing provincial political party in Alberta, Canada.
The Alberta general election of 2004 was the twenty-sixth general election for the province of Alberta, Canada.
The Alberta Liberal Party is a provincial political party in Alberta, Canada.
The Alberta New Democratic Party, commonly shortened to Alberta NDP, is a social-democratic political party in Alberta, Canada, which succeeded the Alberta section of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation and the even earlier Alberta wing of the Canadian Labour Party and the United Farmers of Alberta.
Alberta is the only Canadian province to elect nominees for appointment to the Senate of Canada in a process known as an Alberta Senate nominee election.
The Alberta Social Credit Party was a provincial political party in Alberta, Canada, that was founded on social credit monetary policy put forward by Clifford Hugh Douglas and on conservative Christian social values.
Bert Brown (March 22, 1938 – February 3, 2018) was a former Canadian senator and retired farmer and development consultant who resided in Balzac, Alberta.
Betty E. Unger (born August 21, 1943) is a Canadian politician and a current member of the Senate of Canada, from Alberta, Canada having been appointed in January 2012.
The 2006 Canadian federal election (more formally, the 39th General Election) was held on January 23, 2006, to elect members of the House of Commons of Canada of the 39th Parliament of Canada.
Claudette Tardif (born July 27, 1947) is a retired Canadian senator from Alberta.
Clifford N. Breitkreuz (born July 30, 1940 near Onoway, Alberta, Canada).
Daniel Phillip Hays,, (April 24, 1939) is a Canadian politician born in Calgary, AB.
Edward Michael "Ed" Stelmach (born May 11, 1951) is a Canadian politician and served as the 13th Premier of Alberta, Canada, from 2006 to 2011.
Elaine McCoy, (born March 7, 1946 in Brandon, Manitoba) is a Canadian senator from Alberta and Facilitator of the Independent Senators Group.
An election is a formal group decision-making process by which a population chooses an individual to hold public office.
Election day refers to the day when general elections are held.
The Governor General of Canada (Gouverneure générale du Canada) is the federal viceregal representative of the.
Grant Mitchell (born July 19, 1951) is a Canadian politician and businessman.
Jim Silye (born April 28, 1946) is a Canadian politician, businessman, and former professional football player for the Canadian Football League.
The Liberal Party of Canada (Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits, is the oldest federal political party in Canada.
Eric Linkord "Link" Byfield (December 5, 1951 – January 24, 2015) was a Canadian news columnist, author and politician.
Paul Edgar Philippe Martin (born August 28, 1938), also known as Paul Martin Jr., is a Canadian politician who served as the 21st Prime Minister of Canada from December 12, 2003, to February 6, 2006.
The Progressive Conservative Association of Alberta (often referred to colloquially as Progressive Conservative Party of Alberta) was a provincial centre-right party in the Canadian province of Alberta.
The provinces and territories of Canada are the sub-national governments within the geographical areas of Canada under the authority of the Canadian Constitution.
The Senate of Canada (Sénat du Canada) is the upper house of the Parliament of Canada, along with the House of Commons and the Monarch (represented by the Governor General).
In voting, a ballot is considered spoilt, spoiled, void, null, informal, invalid, or stray if a law declares or an election authority determines that it is invalid and thus not included in the vote count.
Stephen Joseph Harper (born April 30, 1959) is a Canadian economist, entrepreneur, and retired politician who served as the 22nd Prime Minister of Canada, from February 6, 2006, to November 4, 2015.
Tom Sindlinger is a politician in Alberta, Canada, and former member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta.
Thomas Benjamin Banks, LL.D. (December 17, 1936 – January 25, 2018) was a Canadian pianist, conductor, arranger, composer, television personality and senator.