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Jagmeet Singh, 38, is oldest on his campaign team

By Laura Ryckewaert      

The Singh campaign, run by director Michal Hay, has offices in Malton, Ont., and in Surrey, B.C.

Ontario NDP MPP and federal leadership candidate Jagmeet Singh has a large leadership campaign team. In the most recent financial quarter, the first with Mr. Singh in the race, the candidate led the pack, bringing in $356,784 in donations. First-ballot voting begins online Sept. 18, with a new leader to be named in October. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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At 38, Ontario NDP MPP and leadership contender Jagmeet Singh is the oldest person in his core leadership campaign team, which has focused on training a large, national unit to tackle field work and manage roughly 2,500 volunteers across the country, says campaign director Michal Hay. “Most of our resources are actually in field [operations],” Ms. Hay told Hill Climbers in an interview last week. “In many ways, it’s the most important team on the campaign, because they’re

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