A look at Etobicoke Lakeshore’s candidates

by | Oct 16, 2015 | Federal Election, News

Etobicoke Lakeshore, home of Humber Lakeshore campus, saw Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff trounced by Conservative candidate Bernard Trottier in the 2011 federal election.

Etobicoke-Lakeshore was a Liberal stronghold from 1993 to 2011.

Bernard Trottier, 
Conservative incumbent

He was selected as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Works and Government Services in September 2013 and was appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and for La Francophonie earlier this year.

James Maloney, Liberal

A Canadian lawyer, Maloney was appointed in 2014 to represent Ward 5 on Toronto City Council following the resignation of Peter Milczyn. He’s worked as a lawyer with Hughes Amys LLP.

Phil Trotter, NDP

Trotter went to university as a mature student, studying history, sociology, economics, political science, and law at McGill University. After completing his law degree, he moved to Toronto, where he engaged in personal psychology studies and began working as a lawyer.

Angela Salewsky, Green Party

Originally from Kitchener, Salewsky ran for the Green Party of Ontario in Etobicoke-Lakeshore in the 2011 and 2014 provincial elections and a 2013 by-election. A business development manager in the security industry, Salewsky volunteered for World Wildlife Fund and several grassroots environmental groups.