NDP Hopefuls Take The Stage Vowing To Defeat Stephen Harper. But How?

Brian Topp

First Posted: 12/11/11 11:14 AM ET Updated: 12/11/11 11:17 AM ET

The Vancouver Observer:

The quest for Jack Layton's successor took to the stage in Vancouver today, as the nine New Democratic Party (NDP) leadership hopefuls appealed for the support of B.C. members -- a third of the NDP's membership.

While candidates avoided confrontation, some in the audience were undeterred from interacting. In his opening remarks, Brian Topp spoke for double his allotted time, despite two warnings from the moderator, and was finally booed by a small group of delegates -- a blunder referenced by some audience members afterwards.

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