NDP team gets together

Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, second from left, speaks outside of the Unifor hall on Gore Street on Tuesday with NDP candidates (from left) Anna Betty Achneepineskum (Thunder Bay-Superior North), Yuk-Sem Won (Thunder Bay-Rainy River) and Grassy Narrows First Nation Chief Rudy Turtle (Kenora).

If elected prime minister this October, Jagmeet Singh said his party would change procurement rules to require Canadian content.

The federal NDP leader spoke in front of Thunder Bay’s Unifor hall on Tuesday morning; the union represents the 550 workers expected to be laid off from the city’s Bombardier plant in November.

Singh met with Bombardier workers and listened to their stories before addressing news media.

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