The New Democratic Party is a social democratic federal political party in Canada. The party was founded in 1961 out of the merger of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) with the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC). The party sits to the left of the Liberal Party of Canada within the Canadian political spectrum. The current leader of the federal NDP is Jagmeet Singh, who won the 2017 leadership election.
Alberta's New Democratic Party crashed out of government after Tuesday's provincial election, but one of the most inexperienced parties ever to take office in Canada will likely become the strongest.. Reuters - Published
Alberta, Canada's main oil-producing province, is voting on Tuesday to elect a new government. The two main parties are Rachel Notley's ruling New Democratic Party and Jason Kenney's United.. Reuters - Published