New Democratic Party

The New Democratic Party is a social democratic federal political party in Canada. The party was founded in 1961 by the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation and the Canadian Labour Congress.... Wikipedia

  • Abbreviation:  NDP (English), NPD (French)
  • Leader:  Jagmeet Singh
  • President:  Dhananjai Kohli
  • National director:  Anne McGrath
  • Deputy leader:  Alexandre Boulerice
  • House leader:  Peter Julian
  • Founded:  August 03, 1961
  • Preceded by:  Co-operative Commonwealth Federation, New Party, Canadian Labour Congress
  • Headquarters:  Ottawa, Ontario
  • Youth wing:  Canada's Young New Democrats
  • Membership (2017):  124,620
  • Ideology:  Social democracy, Democratic socialism
  • Political position:  Centre-left to left-wing
  • International affiliation:  Progressive Alliance, (2018–present)
  • Union affiliate:  Canadian Labour Congress
  • Colours:  Orange
  • Senate:  0 / 105
  • House of Commons:  25 / 338
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo