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‘We have learned a great deal’: Green leadership race winds down after hitting some stumbles

By Palak Mangat      

'I’d be stating the obvious when I say that we should have a chance to test the governing structure of when someone has an infraction and what the appeals are like. That process worked, but I think we’ll streamline it in the future,' says interim Green Party leader Jo-Ann Roberts.

Interim Green Party leader Jo-Ann Roberts, pictured in November 2019, says the party will be 'strategic' in securing a seat in the House for its new leader, who will be named this weekend. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

As the Green Party enters into the home stretch of its leadership race this weekend, the group will be reflecting on the stumbles that have taken place, which could bring about changes to its governance structure, says one party official.

Palak Mangat

Palak Mangat is an online reporter with The Hill Times.
- pmangat@hilltimes.com


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