Canada's NDP

Canada's NDP

November 02, 2007 17:55 ET

NDP Pays Tribute to Bill Blaikie

"A Generation of Leadership"

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Nov. 2, 2007) - Member of Parliament Bill Blaikie (Elmwood-Transcona) will be honoured by fellow New Democrats at a tribute dinner Saturday, November 3, in Winnipeg.

Mr. Blaikie announced last spring that he will not be seeking
re-election in the next federal campaign.

Federal NDP Leader Jack Layton and Manitoba Premier Gary Doer will be
among those paying tribute to Mr. Blaikie's leadership for working
families in Winnipeg and across the country.



BILL BLAIKIE TRIBUTE DINNER
Saturday, November 3, 2007
6:00 pm Cocktails
7:00 pm Dinner

Radisson Hotel
288 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg


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