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Alberta general election, 1997
Ralph Klein's second election as leader of the Progressive Conservative Party was considerably more successful than his first. The PC Party won over half the popular vote, and 63 of the 83 seats in the legislature for its eighth consecutive term in government.
The Social Credit Party also re-emerged, but did not win any seats.
|Party||Party Leader||# of candidates||Seats||Popular Vote|
|Natural Law|| ||16||-||-||1,303||0.14%||-0.37%|
|Total|| || |
|Source: Elections Alberta|
"Previous" refers to to standings at previous election, not to standings in the Legislature at dissolution.
n.a. = not applicable - the party was not recognized in the previous election
x - less than 0.005% of the popular vote
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