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Dwight Ball

MHA
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Premier Dwight Ball in November 2016
13th Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador
Assumed office
14 December 2015
Monarch Elizabeth II
Lieutenant Governor Judy Foote
Frank Fagan
Preceded by Paul Davis
Minister of Labrador and Aboriginal Affairs
Assumed office
14 December 2015
Preceded by Keith Russell
Leader of the Opposition
In office
17 November 2013 – 14 December 2015
Preceded by Eddie Joyce (Interim)
Succeeded by Paul Davis
In office
3 January 2012 – 18 July 2013
Interim
Preceded by Yvonne Jones
Succeeded by Eddie Joyce (Interim)
Leader of the Liberal Party
Assumed office
17 November 2013
Interim: 3 January 2012 – 5 July 2013
Preceded by Eddie Joyce (Interim)
Member of the Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly
for Humber-Gros Morne
Humber Valley (2007, 2011-2015)
Assumed office
30 November 2015
Preceded by district established
In office
11 October 2011 – 30 November 2015
Preceded by Darryl Kelly
Succeeded by district abolished
In office
13 February 2007 – 9 October 2007
Preceded by Kathy Goudie
Succeeded by Darryl Kelly
Personal details
Born December 21, 1957 (1957-12-21) (age 62)
Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Political party Liberal

Dwight Ball (born December 21, 1957) is a Canadian politician. He is the 13th and current Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador since December 14, 2015 and an MHA.

On January 3, 2012, Ball began his duties as Leader of the Official Opposition and interim leader of the Liberal Party.

On November 30, 2015, Ball won a 31-seat majority government in the 2015 election.

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