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This articles lists Wikipedia articles about members of the Alberta, Canada, branch of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF), a social democratic political party, and its successor, the Alberta New Democratic Party (NDP).

1942 by-election Edit

A CCFer was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the first time in a 1942 by-election.

  • Elmer Roper - printer, labour activist, Mayor of Edmonton 1959-1963 - Edmonton #1 1942by-1944-1948-1952-1955 (Ran, CCF Lost)

1944 general electionEdit

A second CCF was elected in a by-election to bring the party's caucus in the Legislature to two members.

1948 general electionEdit

Both CCFers were re-elected in the 1948 election, but the party won no additional seats.

1952 general electionEdit

One CCFer was elected for the first time in the 1952 election, and one was re-elected.

1955 general electionEdit

One CCFer was elected for the first time in the 1955 election, and one was re-elected.

1959-1966 general electionsEdit

No CCFers or New Democrats were elected in the 1959-1966 elections.

1966 by-election Edit

One New Demorat was elected in a 1966 by-election.

1967 general electionEdit

No New Democrats were elected in the 1967 election.

1971 general electionEdit

One New Democrat was elected in the 1971 election.

  • Grant Notley - teacher - Spirit River-Fairview (Dunvegan-Central Peace) 1971-1975-1979-1982-1984 (died in plane crash)

1975-1979 general electionsEdit

The single New Democrat was re-elected alone in these elections.

1982 general electionEdit

One additional New Democrat was elected in the 1982 election, increasing the party's caucus to two members.

  • Ray Martin - Edmonton Norwood - 1982-1986-1993, Edmonton-Beverly-Cleaview 2004-present

1985 by-election Edit

The NDP retained one seat in a 1985 by-election.

  • Jim Gurnett - Spirit River-Fairview - 1985by-1986 (ran, NDP lost)

1986 general electionEdit

Fourteen additional New Democrats were elected in the 1986 election, increasing the party's caucus to 16 members.

1989 general electionEdit

The party lost three seats and gained three seats in the 1989 election.

1990 by-electionEdit

One New Democrat was elected in a 1990 by-election.

1993 general election Edit

No New Democrats were elected in the 1993 election.

1997 general electionEdit

Two New Democrats were elected in the 83 seats available in the 1997 election, one of who had previously served in the Legislature.

  • Raj Pannu - Edmonton Strathcona 1997-2000-2004-present

2000 by-election Edit

The NDP retained one seat in a 2000 by-election.

  • Brian Mason - Edmonton Highlands 2000by-2004, Edmonton Highlands-Norwood 2004-present ; Edmonton Councillor Oct. 1989-2000

2001 general electionEdit

The party won two of the 83 seats available in the 2001 election.

2004 general electionEdit

The party won two additional seats in the 2004 election, for a total of four. One of the new members had previously served in the Legislature.

Articles on prominent NDPers/CCFers at the municipal levelEdit

  • Ivor Dent - mayor of Edmonton 1968-1974, alderman 1963-1968, former Alberta NDP president
  • Tooker Gomberg - Edmonton alderman 1992-1995, environmental activist
  • William D. McLean - Edmonton alderman, Oct. 1971-19
  • Jan Reimer - mayor of Edmonton 1989-1995, an Alderman 1980-1989
  • Lyall Roper - Edmonton alderman

See alsoEdit

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