Over 50 people attended the OWN NDP Forum on the Future of Work on February 19th at Algonquin College, hearing from Guy Caron, Parliamentary Leader of the NDP & MP Rimouski (who subbed in for Charlie Angus, who was dealing with SNC-Lavalin business for the NDP), Angella MacEwen (CUPE) and Emily Norgang (CLC). A lively, informative session!
Thanks to Chandra Pasma of the OWN NDP for organizing this and to Philippe Parisot of the Algonquin College NDP Club for co-hosting.
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Many NDP members came out to the Ottawa West-Nepean NDP Annual General Meeting at Maki House this past Thursday. Melissa Bruno, National Director of the Federal NDP, spoke to us about the path to the October 2019 federal election. We also heard our candidate in the June provincial election, Chandra Pasma, give us her perspective.
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The riding of Ottawa West-Nepean was well represented at the Federal NDP 2018 Convention at the Shaw Centre this past week-end. With nearly 2,000 delegates in attendance, the convention was the largest ever according to organizers. Ottawa West-Nepean sent its entire entitlement of five delegates plus one youth delegate, and in addition sent several members who went on credentials from other ridings as well as members who volunteered to help out at the event.
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