Saint-Michel (electoral district)

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Saint-Michel
Quebec electoral district
Defunct federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
District created1966
District abolished1987
First contested1968
Last contested1984

Saint-Michel (also known as Saint-Michel—Ahuntsic) was a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1968 to 1988.

This riding was created in 1966 from portions of Mercier and Papineau ridings. In 1983, it was renamed "Saint-Michel—Ahuntsic". It was abolished in 1987 when it was redistributed into Ahuntsic and Papineau—Saint-Michel ridings.

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Saint-Michel
Riding created from Mercier and Papineau
28th  1968–1972     Victor Forget Liberal
29th  1972–1974 Monique Bégin
30th  1974–1979
31st  1979–1980 Marie Thérèse Killens
32nd  1980–1984
Saint-Michel—Ahuntsic
33rd  1984–1988     Marie Thérèse Killens Liberal
Riding dissolved into Ahuntsic and Papineau—Saint-Michel

Election results[edit]

Saint-Michel, 1968–1984[edit]

1968 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Victor Forget 22,307
Progressive Conservative Louis Balena 4,685
New Democratic Robert Culmer 3,176
Ralliement créditiste Edgar Paquin 2,515
Démocratisation Économique Sylvio-Robert St-Jean 711
1972 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Monique Bégin 23,850
Social Credit Charles-Eugène Landry 8,591
Progressive Conservative J.-Maurice Bergeron 7,158
Independent Robert G. Beale 4,758
New Democratic Hélène Lewis 4,551
1974 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Monique Bégin 29,822
Progressive Conservative Pierre Noël 6,816
Social Credit Charles-Eugène Landry 4,348
New Democratic J. Richard Sylvestre 3,833
Marxist–Leninist Anna C. Campagna 476
Communist Gloria Mallaroni 277
1979 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Marie Thérèse Killens 29,046
Social Credit John Mitchell 4,299
New Democratic Filippo Salvatore 2,616
Progressive Conservative Jean-Louis Pozza 2,602
Rhinoceros François Gourd 1,453
Union populaire Bernard L. Longpré 432
Communist Vittoria Bronzati 177
Marxist–Leninist Serge Tremblay 147
1980 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Marie Thérèse Killens 27,210
New Democratic Frank Reiss 3,422
Progressive Conservative Jean-Louis Pozza 2,059
Rhinoceros Benoit Yodepèch Chaput 1,603
Social Credit Charles E. Landry 1,079
Union populaire Bernard L. Longpré 279
Not affiliated Luigi D'Alonzo 189
Communist Vitoria Bronzati 116
Marxist–Leninist Serge Tremblay 93

Saint-Michel—Ahuntsic, 1984–1988[edit]

1984 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Marie Thérèse Killens 17,269
Progressive Conservative René Paradis 15,444
New Democratic Hélène Mongeau 4,875
Rhinoceros Le Sénateur Luc Dumont 1,543
Parti nationaliste Louis De Kinder 1,243
Communist Line Chabot 190
Commonwealth of Canada Joseph A. El-Sayed 88

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

Riding history from the Library of Parliament: