The New Brunswick New Democratic Party
held a leadership election
, following the resignation of Allison Brewer
, on November 6, 2006 subsequent to their previous convention
on September 25, 2005.
The New Brunswick NDP is a social democratic
political party in the Province of New Brunswick
Members voted by mail or at a convention on October 13, 2007, where Roger Duguay
was elected leader.
reported on August 8, 2007 that there were two declared candidates upon the close of nominations. Meghan Cumby. , New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal
. Page A2, August 8, 2007.
- Roger Duguay, 43, candidate in Miramichi Bay-Neguac in the 2006 election who finished third with 26.2% of the vote—the best showing of any NDP candidate in that election.
Despite earlier speculationQuentin Casey. "Will Godin take job?", New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal
. Page A1, November 8, 2006., Yvon Godin
, 51, federal Member of Parliament
since the 1997 election
, did not enter the race.
- November 5, 2006 - Allison Brewer resigns as leader.
- February, 2007 - The party council sets a date for a leadership vote.
- August, 2007, nominations close,......