Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party won an overwhelming majority government on Monday, taking 184 seats in the House of Commons. The Conservative Party, led by Stephen Harper, held onto 99 seats to become the Official Opposition, while the New Democrats took a beating to finish with much fewer MPs returning to Parliament Hill.
Here’s a look at some of the notable winners and losers in Canada’s 42nd general election.
Conservative cabinet ministers who won’t be returning:
Finance Minister Joe Oliver
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Minister Bernard Valcourt
Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander
Environment Minister Leonna Aglukkaq
Associate Minister of National Defence Julian Fantino
Fisheries and Oceans Minister Gail Shea
Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford
Conservative MPs who will be returning:
Prime Minister Stephen Harper
Defence Minister Jason Kenney
Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson
Health Minister Rona Ambrose
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