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  Encyclopedia: Cardigan (electoral district)
Cardigan is a federal electoral district in Prince Edward Island, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 2004.
The decennial census of the population of the Province of Prince Edward Island was taken in 2001, and pursuant to the provisions of the Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act, R.S.C. 1985, c.
The electoral district is bounded by Charlottetown Harbour and the Hillsborough and Yorke rivers.
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 Elections Canada | Federal Representation 2004 - Prince Edward Island
While the existing electoral districts reflected the purposes established in the Act, some adjustments are to be considered to better achieve the objectives.
While the current electoral districts conform to the historical pattern of the electoral districts, municipal amalgamations have occurred during the 1990s resulting in communities being divided between two electoral districts.
The electoral district is comprised of the City of Charlottetown only, which is the capital of the province and the birthplace of Confederation.
www.elections.ca /scripts/fedrep/pei/report/reasons_e.htm   (1910 words)

  
 Canada Gazette
The Act provides that the population of each electoral district shall correspond as nearly as may be to the electoral quota, which for Prince Edward Island, stands at 33,824 inhabitants per electoral district.
The electoral quota of 33,824 is determined by dividing by four the 2001 population of Prince Edward Island, which was 135,294.
The population figure of each proposed electoral district is derived from the 2001 decennial census.
canadagazette.gc.ca /partI/2002/20020810-s1/html/suppl-e.html   (2687 words)

  
 List of Canadian federal electoral districts: Encyclopedia topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Electoral districts are constituencies that elect Members of Parliament (Members of Parliament: a member of parliament, or mp, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral...
Kingston and the Islands (Kingston and the Islands: kingston and the islands is a federal electoral district represented in the canadacanadian...
Lethbridge (Lethbridge: lethbridge is a federal electoral district represented in the canadacanadian house of...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /reference/list_of_canadian_federal_electoral_districts   (4943 words)

  
 Cardigan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Unearthed letter reveals Light Brigade warning by Cardigan A note in which the cavalry leader recorded his concern has b...
Men's Style: How the cardigan became cool; While drawing the line at the belted variety, aficionados of style are toutin...
But recently, the good old-fashioned cardigan has undergone something of a quiet revolution...
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 Womens Cardigans
Cardigans are available for both sexes but recent fashions have resulted in them being more typically worn by women.
Cardigan (Welsh: ''Aberteifi'') is the county town of Cardiganshire (Ceredigion) in west Wales.
Cardigan Island (Welsh: ''Ynys Aberteifi'') is a small, uninhabited island lying north of Cardigan, Wales.
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 Commission on Prince Edward Island's Electoral Future: Commission on Prince Edward Island's Electoral Future - News ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Blake Doyle as the Commissioner for the Federal Electoral District of Malpeque.
Yvonne Pitre of Richmond as the Commissioner for the Federal Electoral District of Egmont.
Hans Connor of Charlottetown as the Commissioner for the Federal Electoral District of Charlottetown.
www.electoralfuture.pe.ca /newsreleases/english/1.php   (693 words)

  
 Charlottetown (electoral district): Encyclopedia topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Charlottetown is the name of a federal electoral district and corresponding Canadian Senate Division (Canadian Senate Division: canadian senate divisions are boundaries represented by senators from the canadian senate....
The district includes the entire City of Charlottetown (Charlottetown: The provincial capital and largest city of Prince Edward Island).
The electoral district was created in 2003 Mostly form Hillsbourough, but with 3.6% from Malpeque (Malpeque: malpeque is the name of a federal electoral district in prince edward island, canada....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /reference/charlottetown_electoral_district   (487 words)

  
 Electoral Boundaries Act
In this Act Definitions (a) "Chief Electoral Officer" means the Chief Electoral Officer Chief Electoral Officer appointed pursuant to section 2 of the Election Act R.S.P.E.I. Cap.
Number of electors (2) The number of electors of a proposed district shall not be more than 25 per cent above, nor more than 25 per cent below the average number of electors of all the proposed districts.
E-2.1 Electoral Boundaries Act the Legislative Assembly, who shall lay a copy thereof before the Legislative Assembly forthwith, if it is then in session, and, if not then in session, within seven days of the opening of the next session.
www.canlii.org /pe/laws/sta/e-2.1/20051114/whole.html   (1032 words)

  
 Cardigan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cardigan could refer to any of the following:
the Cardigan Welsh Corgi, a breed of dog
This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cardigan   (97 words)

  
 Cardigan (electoral district) - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The district includes all of Kings County and eastern Queens County.Communities include Stratford, Montague, Souris, and Georgetown.
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about Cardigan (electoral district) contains research on
Cardigan (electoral district), Demographics, Geography, History, Results, External links and Prince Edward Island federal electoral districts.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Cardigan_%28electoral_district%29   (164 words)

  
 Cardigan - All About All findings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Cardigans (from left to right): Lars-Olof Johansson, Peter Svensson, Bengt Lagerberg, Nina Persson, Magnus Sveningsson The Cardigans is a Swedish band formed in the town of Jönköping in 1992.
Cardigan in relation to the other PEI ridings Cardigan is the name of a federal electoral district in Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Cardigan Bay (Welsh : Bae Ceredigion or Bae Aberteifi) is a large inlet of the Irish Sea, indenting the west coast of Wales between the Lleyn and Pembrokeshire peninsulas.
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 Proclamation Declaring the Representation Order to be in Force Effective on the First Dissolution of Parliament that ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
There shall be in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador seven (7) electoral districts, named and described as follows, each of which shall return one member.
The population figure of each electoral district is derived from the 2001 decennial census.
(d) the County of Guysborough, excepting: the District Municipality of St. Mary's; that part of the county that is part of the Municipality of the County of Antigonish.
laws.justice.gc.ca /en/E-3/SI-2003-154/94736.html   (2303 words)

  
 Cardigan - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This is a disambiguation page — a list of articles associated with the same title.
This page was last modified 03:10, 23 May 2005.
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about Cardigan contains research on
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 Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Cardigan, an unincorporated area, is located in Kings County in the eastern portion of Prince Edward Island, N. of Brudenell.
Please note that while the Government of Prince Edward Island and the PEI Real Estate Association have used their best efforts to ensure the accuracy and reliability of this information, it is provided as a general reference only.
Cardigan falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Cardigan.
www.gov.pe.ca /placefinder/index.php3?city=Cardigan&cgndb=BAECF   (488 words)

  
 Report of the Superintendant of Census Returns, Charlottetown, August 23, 1871   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The inhabitants of the Ferry School District labour under considerable disadvantage which might be removed by closing the road now leading from the Ferry towards Port Hill, and opening the same from the cross roads in a direct line to somewhere about James L. Gillis'.
The disadvantages of shipping in the fall and spring are great, in consequence of the reluctance of vessel owners to come into St. Peter's Bay, owing to the bleak stormy weather of Autumn, and to the shallowness of the water on St. Peter's Harbour Bar.
Cardigan Bridge is distant about twelve miles, and Georgetown, about twenty miles, from the center of the Township.
www.islandregister.com /1871report.html   (7698 words)

  
 Town and Community Councils in Wales
Goetre Fawr is and electoral district in the county of Monmouthshire, comprising of the villages and hamlets of Penperlleni (Goytre), Little Mill, Mamhilad, Nantyderry and Pencroesoped.
Cardigan, historically, once the ancient seat of kings is probably the oldest truly Welsh town in Wales.
A rural district in the uplands of Mid Montgomeryshire.
www.walesindex.co.uk /pages/59_624p3.html   (537 words)

  
 The Honourable John J. Bowlen
He was the son of Michael Bowlen and Mary Casey and was educated at the Cardigan School.
John J. Bowlen was an unsuccessful candidate for the electoral district of North Battleford at the federal general election of 1914.
Legislature as a Liberal at the general election of June 19, 1930, for the multi-Member Calgary electoral district.
www.abheritage.ca /abpolitics/people/lt_bowlen.html   (648 words)

  
 Cardigan (electoral district) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Conservative Party change is based on the combination of Canadian Alliance and Progressive Conservative Party totals.
Riding history for Cardigan (1966–) from the Library of Parliament
This page was last modified 05:56, 27 January 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cardigan_(electoral_district)   (203 words)

  
 Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Cardigan, a village, is located in Kings County in the eastern portion of Prince Edward Island, N. of Brudenell.
You can learn more about Cardigan, including census, education, cultural and employment information by reading the Cardigan Community Profile, prepared jointly by by the Federation of PEI Municipalities and Human Resource Development Canada.
Cardigan (Village) was adopted 25 April 1946 on 11L/2.Incorporated as a Village in 1954.Status changed to Community by the Municipalities Act in 1983.
www.gov.pe.ca /placefinder/index.php3?city=Cardigan&cgndb=BAECF   (553 words)

  
 Gareth's Help Page [2]
Cardigan 1542 to 1830 ref. WALES 4/883 to 916
and Cardigan 1661 to 1807 ref. WALES 14/52 to 56
Cardigan 1541 to 1602 ref. WALES 7/6 to 7
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 38th Canadian parliament - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Official Opposition was the Conservative Party, led by Stephen Harper.
See also List of Canadian federal electoral districts for a list of the ridings in this parliament.
The parliament was dissolved on November 29, 2005, by the Governor General following a vote of non-confidence passed on November 28 by the opposition Conservative Party, supported by the New Democratic Party and Bloc Québécois.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/38th_Canadian_Parliament   (386 words)

  
 Thomas
James Thomas Brudenell, 7th Earl of Cardigan James Thomas Brudenell, 7th Earl of Cardigan (Crimean War.
Thomas Attwood Thomas Attwood (born in economist and strong campaigner for electoral reform.
Thomas Bee Thomas Bee (United States District Court from 1790 to 1812.
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 Articles - Pat Binns   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Binns entered politics in 1978 when he was elected as a MLA for the district of 4th Kings.
There is a vocal group on Prince Edward Island who desire changes to the electoral system and a provincial non-binding plebiscite on a proposed mixed-proportional representation model was held on November 28, 2005.
Binns has said that even though the plebiscite is non-binding, his government will only consider advancing the electoral reform discussion further should a super-majority of 60% of all voters and 60% of all districts chooses to vote "yes".
www.lastring.com /articles/Pat_Binns   (1607 words)

  
 babble: PEI Commission calls for proportional representation
Lea said she was pleased the Carruthers report called on the government to hold a referendum on proposed electoral systems.
His recommendation calls for 21 MLAs to be elected directly in their districts and another 10 elected at large from a list of candidates submitted by parties.
It wouldn’t be fair to call the Commission on Prince Edward Island’s Electoral Future an old boys’ club, but it’s fair to observe that its gender makeup is very representative of the province’s electoral past.
www.rabble.ca /babble/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic&f=6&t=000252   (1510 words)

  
 Cardigan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
See also Cardigan, Ceredigion for the town in Wales, Cardiganshire for the Welsh county, Cardigan (electoral district) for the electoral district in Canada, and Cardigan Welsh Corgi for the breed of dog
A cardigan is a type of sweater that has buttons on the front.
It was named after James ThomasBrudenell, 7th Earl of Cardigan, a British military comander, during his serice on the Crimean War.
www.therfcc.org /cardigan-149608.html   (101 words)

  
 Murray Harbour: document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Murray Harbour is part of the federal electoral district of Cardigan, and is in the provincial riding of Murray River-Gaspereaux, Provincial District 5.
Murray Harbour was incorporated in 1954, and has a long history as a fishing port.
The other communities served by the Montague HRC are: Belfast, Belle River, Cardigan (371), Murray Harbour (732), Morell (336), Murray Harbour (356), Murray River (420) and Wood Islands.
www.peicaps.org /~mhcap/mhp18municipalprofile.html   (2789 words)

  
 Elections Canada - Electoral Districts
Download the Report of Candidates Who Received the Most Votes on Election Night in a single tab-delimited file (see update schedule).
To see results for an electoral district, choose a province or territory and an electoral district from the left menu and then click on the "Submit" button.
If you do not know the electoral district, you can search for an electoral district by using the search options provided and then clicking on the "Submit" button.
enr.elections.ca /ElectoralDistricts_e.aspx   (88 words)

  
 Research Location: chamber
As the members of this House are aware, Carman is a new electoral district.
He was originally elected in the Lakeside-Woodlands area, an area that has a long history of excellent representation, and in his subsequent years of service to this province he was elected to two other constituencies.
It is very apparent that the path that you are going to have to follow simply by direction of the general electorate–and if you do not, you will not be there next time–but the path has been set for you by the previous administration over the past 10 years.
www.gov.mb.ca /legislature/hansard/1st-37th/vol_012a/h012a.html   (15025 words)

  
 Institute of Island Studies
During the 1990s, Livingstone's accomplishments continued to receive recognition, to the point that she was developing a national profile.
In 1940, he was part of a group of school trustees that took issue with the provincial government to expand the Kinkora school to include grade 11.
He was first elected to the Legislative Assembly in 1839 as a Conservative member for the first electoral district of Prince County.
www.upei.ca /islandstudies/rep_dmc_1.htm   (12377 words)

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