Thunder Bay—Rainy River

Infobox Canada electoral district
province = Ontario


caption = Thunder Bay—Rainy River in relation to the other area ridings
fed-status = active
fed-district-number = 35090
fed-created = 2003
fed-abolished =
fed-election-first = 2004
fed-election-last = 2006
fed-rep = Ken Boshcoff
fed-rep-link =
fed-rep-party = Liberal
fed-rep-party-link = Liberal Party of Canada
prov-status =
prov-created =
prov-abolished =
prov-election-first =
prov-election-last =
prov-rep =
prov-rep-link =
prov-rep-party =
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demo-census-date = 2006
demo-pop = 85153
demo-electors = 63180
demo-electors-date = 2006
demo-area = 39554
demo-cd = Thunder Bay District, Rainy River District
demo-csd = Thunder Bay, Fort Frances, Oliver Paipoonge, Atikokan, Neebing

Thunder Bay—Rainy River is a federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 2004. It first elected a member in the 2006 Canadian federal election.

It was created in 2003 from parts of Kenora—Rainy River and Thunder Bay—Atikokan ridings

It consists of the Territorial District of Rainy River, and the part of the Territorial District of Thunder Bay lying south and west of a line drawn from the western limit of the territorial district east along the 6th Base Line, south along longitude 90o00( W, Dog River and the western shoreline of Dog Lake, west along the northern boundary of the Township of Fowler, south along its western boundary, and east along its southern boundary, south along the Kaministiquia River, east along the northern limit of the Township of Oliver Paipoonge, south along its eastern limit and along Pole Line Road, north along Thunder Bay Expressway (Highways 11 and 17), east along Harbour Expressway and Main Street to 110th Avenue, and due east to the eastern limit of the City of Thunder Bay, along that limit to the northeast corner of the Township of Neebing, and southeast to the US border.

Federal electoral district

Member of Parliament

This riding has elected the following Member of Parliament:

Federal election results

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Ken Boshcoff
align="right"| 14,290
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John Rafferty
align="right"| 10,781
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David Leskowski
align="right"|9,559
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Russ Aegard
align="right"| 856
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Doug Thompson
align="right"|547
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Johannes Scheibler
align="right"|267

See also

* List of Canadian federal electoral districts
* Past Canadian electoral districts

External links

* [http://www.parl.gc.ca/information/about/process/house/hfer/hfer.asp?Language=E&Search=Det&Include=Y&rid=1345 Riding history from the] Library of Parliament


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