Press Release - Jan. 27
January 27, 2022
Libby Davies NDP MP (Vancouver East)
Announces her Support for
TORONTO - Libby Davies NDP House
Leader in the House of Commons today
gave her support to Peggy Nash who is seeking the NDP federal nomination in Parkdale-High Park. Ms. Davies joins a growing list of
local and national voters who want to see Peggy Nash in the House of Commons.
Ms. Davies made her announcement after
completing a pre-budget consultation with equity and labour groups in Toronto.
“ Peggy Nash will be a great MP and
valuable member of Jack Layton’s team in Ottawa,”
said Ms. Davies. “Her many years working to improve conditions for so many
Canadians makes her uniquely qualified to serve in the House of Commons. Whether
at the bargaining table, or speaking out for global social and economic
justice, Peggy has earned the respect of many Canadians. Her honesty, integrity
and pragmatism are needed in Ottawa.”
Other key endorsers include journalists
June Callwood, Michele Landsberg, Judy Rebick, and Michael Lewis, Political
Education Director, USWA District 6.
Media contact: Julius Deutsch (416)892.4380 (cell)