12/12/2014 01:26 EST | Updated 02/11/2015 05:59 EST

Libby Davies, NDP deputy leader, won't run in 2015

NDP Deputy Leader Libby Davies will announce this morning in Vancouver that will she won't run in the 2015 federal election, CBC News has learned.

She is scheduled to speak at 11:30 p.m. PT at her constituency office.

Davies was first elected as member of Parliament for Vancouver East in 1997.

She is also the health critic and served as House leader from 2003 to March 2011.

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