Ndp Leadership Candidates

5 Ways NDP Leadership Hopefuls Can Spark Some Dang Excitement

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2017 | Canada Politics

Liberals were in third place, not so long ago.

Another NDP MP Jumps Into Party's Leadership Race

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.27.2017 | Canada Politics

A new leader is scheduled to be chosen by the end of October.

Charlie Angus Invites Supporters To Get Involved In 'Wild Ride'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2017 | Canada

Only one MP has entered the NDP's leadership race so far.

NDP Hopes To Bring Back 'Excitement' To Leadership Convention

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2017 | Canada Politics

The party announced Friday that balloting in the leadership contest will begin Sept. 18.

NDP Leadership Race Gets 1st Official Candidate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2017 | Canada Politics

Peter Julian says "regular folks'' need to be the government's priority, not the rich and well-connected.

Another NDP MP Kind Of, Sort Of Seriously Mulling Leadership Bid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2017 | Canada Politics

The race is still quite open.

Trudeau's Not 'Scary,' NDP MPs Say

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 06.22.2016 | Canada Politics

Where are all the leadership candidates?

NDP Considers New Rules For Choosing Its Next Leader

CP | Joanna Smith, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.14.2016 | Canada Politics

The race is likely to take place October 2017.

Brosseau Won't Close Door On Possible NDP Leadership Bid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.22.2017 | Canada Politics

The 31-year-old recently backed Tom Mulcair's bid to stay at the helm of the party though he was not successful in this attempt.

Mulcair Get's Hero's Welcome From Caucus

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Thomas Mulcair spent his first day as federal NDP leader sending reassuring signals about restoring party unity and safeguarding the legacy ...

Mulcair Beardly Goes Where Few Have Gone Before

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Mission Mulcair: to beardly go where few politicians have gone before.All but unremarked upon in the NDP's agonizingly slow — and conseque...

How He Did it

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Two very different Thomas Mulcairs were on display during the marathon NDP leadership race.The first — prickly, thin-skinned, whiny, almos...

Mulcair Rules Out Liberal Merger

CBC | Posted 05.24.2012 | Canada Politics

Newly elected NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair has ruled out co-operating with the Liberals in the next election, insisting the New Democrats are "poised" to...

The Man Behind The Beard

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.24.2012 | Canada Politics

Despite what many felt to be a downright dispirited speech at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on Friday, Thomas Mulcair has won the NDP leadership...

Althia Raj

NDP Leadership Vote Still Up For Grabs

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 03.24.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO — The slip-ups of two prominent NDP leadership hopefuls may matter little to delegates casting ballots this weekend as they vote to replace ...

NDP Remembers Jack

CP | Bruce Cheadle | Posted 03.23.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO -- The widow of Jack Layton implored New Democrats on Friday to continue to grow his work and reap the harvest as the NDP paid tribute to the ...

What The Candidates Outfits Said About Them (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.24.2012 | Canada Style

Fashion and politics go hand in hand. What a candidate or leader wears can heavily influence how we feel about them. Just look at these memorable ...

WATCH: Unusual Rap Number At NDP Convention

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 03.23.2012 | Canada Politics

The NDP is a progressive party and Canada found out just how progressive on Friday when MP Charlie Angus and rapper Obi took to the stage at the party...

Rachel Mendleson

This Young NDPer Wants To be Prime Minister

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 05.23.2012 | Canada Politics

The reputation of the NDP as a young party was cemented by the abundance of fresh-faced supporters at the forefront of the leadership convention on Fr...

Sarah Kelsey

PHOTOS: The Best And Worst Flair At The NDP Convention

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 03.23.2012 | Canada Style

Flair (as in crazy slogan buttons). Wigs. Waves of purple, aqua, green, yellow and orange. Haute couture, it's not. But some of the style statemen...

Althia Raj

Will NDP Contenders' Speeches Even Matter?

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 03.23.2012 | Canada Politics

UPDATE: (CP) It was a sprint to the finish — literally — for two of the NDP's most prominent leadership hopefuls Friday as each of the seven conte...

NDP Faithful Flood Convention Centre In Toronto (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.23.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO -- The NDP leadership convention is underway in Toronto, which means more than 3,500 party faithful are gathered to elect a new leader. Huf...

PHOTOS: The 8 Things To Watch At The NDP Convention

CBC | Posted 05.23.2012 | Canada Politics

After seven long months, the NDP's leadership convention officially begins at 12:30 p.m. Friday and a permanent leader will finally be chosen sometime...

A 'Three-Quarter Thrust' For The NDP?

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.22.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - When the main stage at an NDP leadership gathering is something called the "three-quarter thrust," well, what's next? Champagne rooms?Tens o...

Althia Raj

Couch Vote May Prove Crucial In Picking New NDP Leader

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 03.23.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO -- More than 3,500 NDP delegates are expected to gather at the party’s Toronto convention this weekend to elect a leader to replace the late...