1992 Leadership Campaign
AND PLACE OF BIRTH:
1949.10.08 - Wingham, Ontario, Canada.
PROVINCIAL LEGISLATURE (MPP):
1994.10.31 - Resigned to return to the private sector.
1990.09.06 - Bruce - Re-Elected.
1987.09.10 - Bruce - Re-Elected.
1985.05.02 - Huron-Bruce - Elected.
1981.03.19 - Huron-Bruce - Elected.
Leader (1992 - October 1994).
Interim Leader of the Opposition (August 1991 - November 1991).
ONTARIO PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT:
Minister of Financial Institutions (1988.08.16-1990-09.30).
Chair of the Management Board of Cabinet (1987.09.29-1990-09.30).
Minister of Health (1985.06.25-1987.09.28).
Candidate for Leader of the Ontario Liberal Party, February 1992.
First ballot: 1st place (out of six candidates) with 740 votes (30.2%).
Second ballot: 1st place with 767 votes (31.8%). Third ballot: 2nd place
with 865 votes (35.6%). Fourth ballot: 2nd place with 988 votes (41.6%).
Fifth ballot: Lost to Lyn McLeod by a vote of 1,162 (50.2%) to 1,153