UCP nominates lawyer Chris Davis to run in riding of Calgary-Elbow

Calgary lawyer Chris Davis will run as the candidate in next spring's provincial election. Credit: Chris Davis

Alberta’s United Conservative Party has announced its candidate for the currently vacant seat of Calgary-Elbow in next year’s election.

Lawyer Chris Davis has been nominated to run in the riding at the general election, which is set to be held in May.

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There has been no sitting MLA in Calgary-Elbow since the beginning of September when former UCP Minister Doug Schweitzer resigned.

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Previously, Premier Danielle Smith said she would not be calling a by-election for the seat, adding the MLA in an adjacent riding can take care of issues concerning Calgary-Elbow.

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