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New Brunswick election: Edmundston-Madawaska Centre - New Brunswick

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This riding was created in 2006 from Edmundston, and the area has voted in Progressive Conservative Madeleine Dubé in every election from 1999 to 2018 when she did not re-offer and was succeeded by a Liberal Jean-Claude D’Amours.

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PC’s Madeleine Dubé did not re-offer after 19 years in office, and instead took up a position as vice-president of the Universite de Moncton’s Edmundston campus.

Liberal candidate Jean-Claude D’Amours won in a landslide with 66 per cent of the vote, beating Tory candidate Gérald Levesque.


The 2013 electoral redistricting saw the district lose a portion of Edmundston while gaining rural territory. It was renamed Edmundston-Madawaska Centre.

Madeleine Dubé won the riding with 48.2 per cent of the vote, with Liberal candidate Michel LeBlond coming a close second with 44.9 per cent.


The 2010 election was the final one to see candidates run in the Edmundston-Saint Basile riding.

Madeleine Dubé continued her dominant performance in the riding, raking in 75.9 per cent of the vote.

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