Jim Lester says he feels on top of the world after winning the byelection in Mount Pearl North.
Lester won the byelection with a commanding lead of 48.8 per cent of the total votes.
Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. I won’t let you down!
— Jim Lester (@FarmerJim) November 22, 2017
PC Leader Paul Davis says the voters of Mount Pearl North have signaled their dissatisfaction with the ruling Liberal Party.
— Meech Kean (@meechkean) November 22, 2017
Lester takes over from former PC MHA Steve Kent, who held the seat for Mount Pearl North for close to ten years before stepping down from the role in October.
Election results and updates can be found at www.elections.gov.nl.ca/elections/