NDP federal leadership debate, Edmonton, Alberta, November 17, 2002. Candidates vie to succeed Alexa McDonough as leader of the New Democratic Party.
The contenders are Joe Comartin (MP for Windsor–Tecumseh, Ont.), Bill Blaikie (MP for Winnipeg–Transcona, Man.), Jack Layton (former president of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities), Lorne Nystrom (MP for Regina–Qu’Appelle, Sask.) and Pierre Ducasse (associate president of the NDP).