Leadership 2017 Delegate Selection Voting Begins Today

Today is the first day of voting for delegates to attend the September 16th Leadership Convention, President David Woodbury announced today.

"Delegate selection voting is one of the most exciting parts of the leadership race for members and the campaigns," said Woodbury. "I encourage every member to participate and make a plan to vote."

Leadership 2017 delegate selection voting runs from Tuesday, August 8 to Monday, August 21. The two week voting period is part of a series of changes aimed at making the voting process more accessible to members across the province. Voting information for members eligible to vote is available online at todaysndp.ca/vote.

"These changes make it easier for party members in every area of the province to participate," added Woodbury. "Anyone with questions about the delegate selection process is encouraged to contact the leadership campaign they support or the Manitoba NDP Provincial Office."

The Manitoba NDP Leadership Convention takes place on Saturday, September 16 at the RBC Convention Centre in downtown Winnipeg. More information about Leadership 2017 is available at todaysndp.ca/leadership-2017.