Nanaimo By-Election Results
Late Wednesday night, The BC NDP Party was declared the winner of the by-election in Nanaimo.
NDP candidate Sheila Malcolmson won the vote, by beating out Liberal candidate Tony Harris and Green Party candidate Michele Ney.
Now the NDP / Green Alliance currently have 44 seats in the Legislature, with the Liberals holding 42 seats. If the Liberals had won the by-election, then the Liberals and NDP / Green Alliance would have 43 seats in Legislature, possibly triggering a general election in BC.