CANADA HISTORY - Elections

1945 ELECTION


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Mackenzie King - Liberal

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John Bracken - Conservatives

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MJ Coldwell - Cooperative Commonwealth

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Solon Low - Social Credit

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Tim Buck - Communists

Election
Party
Elected Members # of Candidates % of Popular Vote % of Seats
1945 (June 11) - Turnout: 75.3 %
Liberal  125 233 41.4 % 51.0 %
Progressive Conservative  67 203 27.7 % 27.3 %
C.C.F.  28 205 15.7 % 11.4 %
Social Credit  13 95 4.1 % 5.3 %
Other  12 216 11.1 % 4.9 %
Total 245 952    
Government--125, Opposition--120, Majority--5
Total - 245 Conservatives Liberal NDP/ CCF Social Credit Other
Canada 67 125 28 13 12
PEI 1 3 - - -
Nova Scotia 3 8 1 - -
New Brunswick 3 7 - - -
Quebec 1 54 - - 10
Ontario 48 34 - - -
Manitoba 2 10 5 - -
Saskatchewan 1 2 18 - -
Alberta 2 2 - 13 -
BC 5 5 4 - 2
Yukon 1 - - - -

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