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Jack Layton

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Jack Layton's Biography

John Gilbert "Jack" Layton, PC (July 18, 1950 – August 22, 2011) was a Canadian social democratic politician and Leader of the Official Opposition. He was leader of the New Democratic Party from 2003 to 2011, and previously sat on Toronto City Council, occasionally holding the title of "Acting Mayor" or "Deputy Mayor" of Toronto during his tenure as city councillor. He was the Member of Parliament for Toronto—Danforth from 2004 until his death.

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Olivia Chow hugs her late husband Jack Layton's son Mike Layton at a press conference in Toronto where she officially announced she will run for Mayor of Toronto
Olivia Chow hugs her late husband Jack Layton's son Mike Layton at a press conference in Toronto where she officially announced she will run for Mayor of Toronto
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Jack Layton News Stories

  • Trish McAuliffe to run for NDP in Whitby-Oshawa

      News Source: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation | 11 hours ago
    ET Whitby Oshawa byelection NDP candidate-in-waiting Trish McAuliffe says the late Jack Layton "continues to be my inspiration." (Facebook (NDP Whitby Oshawa candidate Trish McAuliffe's page)) The byelection hasn't been called yet, but the campaign
  • The Days of Telling Voters for whom they MUST Vote Are Over

      News Source: Canadian Free Press | 15 days ago
    Vote Are Over The entire knock em down, drag em out style of vicious Toronto politics long precedes the world's best known Digital Mayor, the much beleaguered Rob Ford. With the mainstream media being the far left's under the sheet first cousins, the
  • Conservatives didn't fare well in byelections: Experts

      News Source: Delhi News-Record | 28 days ago
    Though the NDP lost a coveted seat to the Liberals in Monday's byelections, the reigning Conservatives lost the greatest proportion of the popular vote, political observers note. Follow @Canoe Results from Monday's four byelections were largely

Jack Layton Blogs

  • Downtown Community Walkabout | Councillor Pam McConnell

      Blog Source: pammcconnell.ca | 3 months ago
    ... have included Regent Park, St. Lawrence, Corktown, and the waterfront. I hope that you will join me as we rediscover this vibrant part of our City, including the Cloud Garden, the PATH, Union Station, and the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal.
  • Gazette Vaudreuil-Soulanges » Good crowds for VSPCRF walks

      Blog Source: www.gazettevaudreuilsoulanges.com | 3 months ago
    The walk started at Jack Layton Park with the Lake of Two Mountains as a beautiful backdrop. No beavers were active as the walkers passed over the boardwalk. Left to right front row: Ken Lefrançois, Coordinator of the Hudson Walk, André ...
  • Letter to Canadians - Ruk.ca

      Blog Source: ruk.ca | 3 months ago
    The krisis set aside for the moment, I've moved on to setting Jack Layton's “Letter to Canadians.” Now that the cabinet itself is springing to life I feel the hot breath of urgency on my neck. Next up: Adrienne Clarkson.

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