MLA Leonard Krog announces a run for Mayor of Nanaimo but will only resign his seat if he wins. Maxime Bernier gets kicked out of Andrew Scheer’s shadow cabinet for continuing to question supply management. And Ian speaks with the Out of Left Field crew about why the NDP can’t seem to win elections (listen to the full discussion here).

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And apologies for the audio quality in this episode. We recorded it mostly at the Vancouver Public Library’s inspiration lab but we’re still trying to optimize their mics. Also, Scott’s fighting off allergies.


Segment 1: Leonard Krog

Segment 2: Bern(ier)ing the sacred cows
at 11m51s

Segment 3: Why can’t the NDP win?
at 20m26s

Quick takes
at 52m05s

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