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ELECTION 2000
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Globe Candidate Snapshot:
John Oostrom  
Progressive Conservative Party, Oak Ridges


9631 Yonge Street, Unit 5
Richmond Hill, ON


Phone: 905-508-2655

Fax: 905-508-0249

E-mail: johnoostrom@hotmail.com

Web site:

Date of birth: 09 02, 1930

Place of birth: Utrecht, the Netherlands

Occupation: Businessman

Education: B.A.

Platform: Getting companies to invest again in Canada; health care; helping students and ensuring their future

Why vote for me? I am an experienced parliamentarian, aware of all of the House of Commons rules and regulations, parliamentary procedures and committee work. I also have a great deal of experience in business, both nationally as well as internationally having worked for Philips Electronics in Turkey, Ecuador and Canada for 23 years. I speak five languages and I am fluently bilingual. I've also been an economist with the Ontario government. As a farm boy from the Netherlands, I am also familiar with the agricultural problems in Oak Ridges.

Political experience:
  • MP, Willowdale, 1984-1988

Other Oak Ridges candidates:

  • Robert Callow, Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance
  • Steven Haylestrom, The Green Party of Canada
  • John Oostrom, Progressive Conservative Party
  • Joseph Thevarkunnel, New Democratic Party
  • Mary Wan, Natural Law Party of Canada
  • Bryon Wilfert, Liberal Party of Canada

    To Riding Snapshot: Oak Ridges


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    MAJORITY = 151

    Party E T
    LIB 172 172
    CA* 67 67
    PC 12 12
    BQ 38 38
    NDP* 12 12
    * Updated since recount:

    For details, see:
    National Results

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