Candidates, Vote Tally Doubled over 2007

By Jeffrey McLarty

Winning over twice as many votes as in 2007, the 5th strongest party, by vote, with 51 Candidates running in the Ontario 2011General Provincial Election was the Ontario Libertarian Party. The Freedom party came in 6th, running 29 candidates. Noteworthy candidates included David Epstein, Paolo Fabrizio and Felix Liao for claiming forth in their constituency, while David Epstein, Doug McLarty and Christen Milloy took the highest fraction of votes in their ridings at 2.6%, 2.1% and 2.0% respectively. The party took 19,605 votes, or 68% of the “freedom vote”, as defined by the sum of Libertarian and FPO votes. A graphical snapshot of the breakdown of the freedom vote, as a percentage of total votes in each riding, is included below. Collectively, there were only 27 ridings without either a Libertarian or Freedom candidate. A table of the Libertarian Candidates and their results is included after the chart.

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The following table is sequenced by vote percentage.  Use your Browser's "find" function to find your candidate or riding.

Riding Candidate Votes %
York Centre David Epstein 846 2.612%
Scarborough-Agincourt Doug McLarty 656 2.062%
Mississauga-Brampton South Christin Milloy 691 2.042%
Bramalea-Gore-Malton Joy Lee 840 1.937%
Hamilton Centre Robert Kuhlmann 634 1.889%
Vaughan Paolo Fabrizio 929 1.882%
Oak Ridges-Markham Karl Boelling 1115 1.736%
Cambridge Allan R. Dettweiler 629 1.487%
Thornhill Gene Balfour 623 1.388%
Burlington Anthony Giles 639 1.287%
Windsor-Tecumseh Dan Dominato 476 1.279%
Scarborough-Guildwood Sam Apelbaum 407 1.276%
York-Simcoe Craig Hodgins 489 1.264%
Scarborough-Rouge River Felix Liao 457 1.256%
Toronto-Danforth John Christopher Recker 440 1.184%
Welland Donna-Lynne Hamilton 505 1.154%
Oshawa Matthew Belanger 435 1.099%
Richmond Hill Tamas Demjen 394 1.025%
Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry Darcy Neal Donnelly 396 1.019%
Etobicoke-Centre Alexander Bussmann 422 0.991%
Toronto Centre Judi Falardeau 441 0.960%
London-Fanshawe Tim Harnick 320 0.935%
Durham Blaize Barnicoat 421 0.923%
St. Paul's John Kittredge 335 0.781%
Hamilton East-Stoney Creek Greg Pattinson 295 0.746%
Northumberland-Quinte West Jeffrey McLarty 358 0.739%
Barrie Darren Roskam 318 0.738%
Ajax-Pickering Andrew Delis 299 0.722%
Markham-Unionville Allen Small 259 0.696%
Dufferin-Caledon Daniel Kowalewski 250 0.658%
Guelph Phil Bender 305 0.653%
Pickering-Scarborough East Heath Thomas 252 0.646%
Kitchener Centre Patrick G. Bernier 240 0.612%
Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound Jay Miller 246 0.596%
Ottawa South Jean-Serge Brisson 252 0.564%
Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale Glenn Langton 258 0.521%
Thunder Bay-Superior North Tony Gallo 133 0.509%
Glengarry-Prescott-Russell Phil Miller 199 0.495%
Hamilton Mountain Hans Wienhold 222 0.489%
Ottawa Centre Michal Zeithammel 240 0.475%
Niagara Falls Adam Hyde 217 0.464%
Prince Edward-Hastings Andrew Skinner 201 0.452%
Parkdale-High Park Rod Rojas 172 0.433%
Brant Rob Ferguson 190 0.418%
Nepean-Carleton Roger Toutant 223 0.405%
Etobicoke-Lakeshore Hans Kunov 172 0.396%
Sarnia-Lambton Andrew Falby 160 0.395%
London North Centre Jordan vanKlinken 169 0.387%
Niagara West-Glanbrook Rob Wienhold 166 0.339%
Ottawa-Orléans David Paul 154 0.327%
Kingston and the Islands Jamie Shaw 115 0.267%