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Results from the first ballot of the Alberta Tory leadership vote

09/18/2011 02:35 EDT | Updated 11/17/2011 05:12 EST
CALGARY - Results from the first ballot of the Alberta Progressive Conservative leadership race. The party will pick the province's next premier on Oct. 1:

Total number of votes: 59,361

Gary Mar: 24,195 (qualifies for second ballot)

Alison Redford: 11,129 (qualifies for second ballot)

Doug Horner: 8,635 (qualifies for second ballot)

Ted Morton: 6,962

Rick Orman: 6,005

Doug Griffiths: 2,435

(Source: PC Party of Alberta)