CANADA HISTORY - Elections

1940 ELECTION


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Mackenzie King - Liberal

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Robert Manion - Conservatives

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JS Woodsworth - CCF

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John Horne - Social Credit

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William Duncan Herridge - New Democracy

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Tim Buck - Communists

Election
Party
Elected Members # of Candidates % of Popular Vote % of Seats
1940 (March 26) - Turnout: 69.9 %
Liberal  178 244    
Progressive Conservative  39 213    
Social Credit  10 30    
Other  10 85    
C.C.F.  8 96    
Total 245 668    
Government (Liberal / Liberal-Progressive)--181, Opposition--64, Majority--117
Total - 245 Conser Liberal CCF Social Credit Other
Canada 39 178 8 10 10
PEI - 4 - - -
Nova Scotia 1 10 1 - -
New Brunswick 5 5 - - -
Quebec - 61 - - 4
Ontario 25 55 - - 2
Manitoba 1 14 1 - 1
Saskatchewan 2 12 5 - 2
Alberta - 7 - 10 -
BC 4 10 1 - 1
Yukon & NWT 1 - - - -

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