Polls now closed for Canada’s 2019 federal election

Polls now closed for Canada’s 2019 federal election

Early national results show Liberals in the lead

Tallying of local election results will get underway now that polls have closed in the North Okanagan-Shuswap.

Early results show the Liberals leading approximately 39 per cent of the vote, with the Conservatives not too far behind with 30.4 per cent.

The main parties vying for the 338 seats in the House of Commons are Justin Trudeau’s Liberals, Andrew Scheer’s Conservatives, Jagmeet Singh’s New Democrats, and Elizabeth May’s Greens. The People’s Party of Canada, under former high-profile Tory Maxime Bernier, is running for the first time.

Who is running in the North Okanagan-Shuswap?

• Mel Arnold – Conservative Party of Canada

• Kyle Delfing – People’s Party of Canada

• Cindy Derkaz – Liberal Party of Canada

• Marc Reinarz – Green Party of Canada

• Harwinder Sandhu – New Democratic Party

Elections Canada offices in the riding are at the following locations: Salmon Arm, 171 Shuswap Street, Suite C; Vernon, 4611 23 Street, Suite B.

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(Elections Canada photo)

(Elections Canada photo)