Liberal Francesco Sorbara wins the riding of Vaughan-Woodbridge
Published Monday, October 19, 2015 10:46PM EDT
The riding of Vaughan-Woodbridge has gone red.
CTV News has declared Liberal Francesco Sorbara the winner of the riding on Monday night. Sorbara defeated four other candidates including Conservative Julian Fantino.
Sorbara is a Corporate Bond Research Analyst covering the Canadian bond market with Scotiabank.
Fantino served as Minister of Veterans Affairs between 2013 and 2015. Fantino was widely criticized during his tenure, after a number of veteran affairs officers were closed across the country.
He was demoted earlier this year, to the position of associate minister of National Defence
The riding was reduced in size from the 2011 federal election and includes the City of Vaughan south of Major Mackenzie Drive and west of Highway 400.