The New Democratic Party of Canada is conducting a leadership race from July 2nd, 2016 to October 29th, 2017. The individual named above is seeking to present themselves as a candidate in this race.
Each candidate is required to obtain the signature of 500 members of the New Democratic Party in order to be eligible to run and must include signatures from a minimum of fifty (50) members from each of the five (5) regions. At least fifty percent (50%) of the required nomination signatures must be from female-identified members. At least a hundred (100) signatures must be from other equity-seeking groups. (Visible minorities, Indigenous, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or persons living with disabilities).
Your signature is not an endorsement of this candidate. It signifies that you are consenting to their candidacy. It in no way requires you to support their campaign or to cast a vote in their favour during the course of the leadership race.