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09/15/2018 09:57 EDT | Updated 09/15/2018 09:57 EDT

'Follow-Up' Podcast: The Long And Winding Learning Curve For Jagmeet Singh

We ask two outgoing MPs why it was time to leave the party.

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh speaks during the second day of a three-day NDP caucus national strategy session in Surrey, B.C., on Sept. 12, 2018.
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NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh speaks during the second day of a three-day NDP caucus national strategy session in Surrey, B.C., on Sept. 12, 2018.

TORONTO — There's a clear time crunch for NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh to get his party in shape to impact Parliament's fall sitting, and win next year's election.

But devastating byelection losses, investigations into sexual harassment allegations, a nosedive in fundraising, and a mass exodus of veteran MPs have maimed the party's momentum.

In this episode of HuffPost Canada's "Follow-Up" politics podcast, host Althia Raj asked Singh some hard questions about his leadership — and sat down with two of his outgoing veteran MPs to ask why it's the right time to leave the party.

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