Yukon Liberal Majority Government Elected

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – NOVEMBER 2016

YUKON – Election day on November 7th, 2016 resulted in a majority government for the Yukon Liberal Party.  It also marked the end of a 14 year run for the Yukon Party, which replaced the NDP as the Official Opposition.  The Yukon Federation of Labour (YFL) would like to congratulate Premier-Elect Sandy Silver and all the candidates who ran in the territorial election.

The current distribution of seats in the Yukon is now:
Liberal Party – 11
Yukon Party – 6
NDP – 2

The full results are available here, courtesy of CBC North.

The YFL looks forward to working with the new Territorial Government and will announce details of the swearing in ceremony when they are available.

For more information please contact:
Justin Lemphers, YFL President – 867.667.6682
yfl@yukonfed.com