Imagine running the 100 yard dash with 22 other athletes and come up just short at the finish line – except in politics there is no prize for second place.
92 votes. That’s what separated my campaign from Donna Skelly’s during the 2016 election for Ward 7 Councillor. Councillor Skelly worked very hard and ran a great campaign. In the New Ward 8, we know we have to work even harder to make sure that the margin is much larger, and in our favour.
Here is a link to the CBC Hamilton article Donna Skelly Wins Ward 7 By-Election to Be Newest City Councillor.
With 1,967 votes, she brushed past John-Paul Danko, who had 1,875. And notably, Uzma Qureshi, who former councillor Scott Duvall and other NDPers aggressively endorsed, came third with 1,521 votes.
John-Paul Danko, P. Eng.
John-Paul Danko Hamilton City Council Candidate
Ward 8 – West Central Mountain
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