Office of the Premier

Byelection in New Maryland-Sunbury West riding (08/10/03)

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Oct. 3, 2008

FREDERICTON (CNB) - A byelection will be held Monday, Nov. 3, in the provincial riding of New Maryland-Sunbury West, Premier Shawn Graham announced today.

The byelection will fill the vacancy created following the resignation of former MLA Keith Ashfield.

Currently, the Liberals hold 32 seats in the legislative assembly, the Progressive Conservatives hold 22 seats, and one seat is vacant.


MEDIA CONTACT: Communications, Office of the Premier, 506-453-2144.