Admittedly, he won't sit as a Green MP. And this little bit of history will only last a few days. And getting an MP who no one else wanted in their caucus isn't a sensational catch. But, still, it's probably a good move by the Greens - they grab some headlines and (marginally) improve their case for being included in the debates.
As for the election implications - well, here are the '06 results.
Blair Wilson (Lib) 37.5%
John Weston (CPC) 36.0%
Judith Wilson (NDP) 20.1%
Silvaine Zimmermann (Green) 6.2%
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