Isaac Cockburn and Yasmin Gardaad are co-campaign directors for NDP MP Guy Caron’s leadership bid. Farouk Karim is communications director.
NDP candidates Niki Ashton, Charlie Angus, Guy Caron, and Jagmeet Singh emerged with some notable supporters in second-quarter 2017 Elections Canada filings. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Some insiders are hedging their bets with donations to multiple candidates, at least for now.
Despite Meredith having resigned, a Senate investigation into a harassment complaint against him is continuing.
But it is likely to get the same kind of reaction from American President Donald Trump that he levels to all climate comers.
The comparison with Trump isn’t exact, of course. The American president is more dangerous, more bellicose, and far less adept at deal-making than Mulroney was. But neither are ideologues—they are conservatives of convenience, more intent on putting their personal mark on politics than advancing a coherent ideal.