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Judicial Recount Terminated in the Electoral District of Québec

News Release

Gatineau, Thursday, November 7, 2019 – Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Stéphane Perrault announced today that the judicial recount of the votes in the electoral district of Québec (Quebec) has been terminated following a request for withdrawal by the candidate who requested the recount.

The request for withdrawal was received and accepted by Justice Robert Pidgeon on November 7, 2019.

The termination of these proceedings does not affect the results for the electoral district of Québec, which were validated before the recount began. The following are the validated results for all candidates in the electoral district.

Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Party of Canada Jean-Yves Duclos 18,047
Bloc Québécois Christiane Gagnon 17,722
Conservative Party of Canada Bianca Boutin 8,118
New Democratic Party Tommy Bureau 6,220
Green Party of Canada Luc Joli-Coeur 2,949
People's Party of Canada Bruno Dabiré 674
Parti Rhinocéros Party Sébastien CoRhino 349
Pour l'Indépendance du Québec Luc Paquin 119

More information on the judicial recount process is available at

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