Trudeau vs. Singh? NDP frontrunner’s ‘dynamism’ makes him party’s best hope in 2019, say supporters

'You can’t teach leadership qualities—they come from within, and Jagmeet’s got it,' says Brad Lavigne, a Singh supporter and former principal secretary to Jack Layton.

Jagmeet Singh has racked up a lead in donations, memberships, volunteers, and endorsements from active politicians, over his competitors for the NDP leadership. Party members start voting Sept. 18 for the winner. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

PUBLISHED :Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 12:00 AM

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