Peggy Nash

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After Spectacular Failure, NDP Needs A Leader Who Can Inspire

The most important thing is for the NDP to not limp along and slip into irrelevance, but to boldly rebuild. Canada needs the NDP. But it needs an NDP that is both inspiring and competent, visionary and responsible, principled and practical. The many dedicated NDP activists need to know what happens now. Where is the NDP headed and how do they fit in to the big picture? What are the concrete plans to rebuild? Which brings me to the leadership question. The Leader too has to share the blame and Tom Mulcair has acknowledged this.
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Balanced Budget? What's The Rush?

OTTAWA - The New Democrats say the governing Conservatives' rush to balance the books could delay the economic recovery from the recession.NDP finance critic Peggy Nash says cuts and austerity measure...
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So, About All That Bragging..

OTTAWA - The opposition pounced Friday on the Conservative government's insistence that the Canadian economy is still strong despite unexpectedly grim job numbers and an unemployment rate that ticked...
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What NDP Wants To See In Federal Budget

The NDP is calling on the Conservative government to fund transit, pensions and health care for veterans in the 2013 federal budget, the party's finance critics said Monday. Finance critic Peggy Nash...