NDP leadership showcase event in Hamilton

The final four NDP leadership hopefuls took to the stage of the Hamilton Convention Centre Sept. 17 to sell themselves as the best choice to the lead the third-place party.

Ontario MPP Jagmeet Singh scrums at the NDP Leadership showcase. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

NDP leadership hopeful Niki Ashton. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

NDP leadership hopeful Jagmeet Singh acknowledges his supporters. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

NDP leadership hopeful Jagmeet Singh speaks as his supporters look on. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

NDP MP Jenny Kwan appears on stage to endorse NDP leadership candidate Jagmeet Singh. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Former NDP MP Andrew Cash introduces Charlie Angus at the leadership showcase. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

NDP leadership candidate Charlie Angus makes his pitch to the party faithful. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

NDP leadership hopeful Charlie Angus is joined on stage by supporters. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

NDP leadership candidate Niki Ashton addresses the crowd. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Niki Ashton supporters watch on during the showcase event. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

NDP leadership hopeful Guy Caron acknowledges his supporters. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath addresses the crowd. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

Guy Caron supporters cheer on their candidate. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade