Voting begins Sept. 18 for new federal NDP leader

The first round of voting for the new leader of the federal New Democrats is scheduled to begin next week.
   
 Yesterday, the four candidates vying to replace outgoing leader Tom Mulcair took one last shot at each other during the final public debate in Vancouver.
    
Manitoba M-P Niki Ashton questioned Ontario M-P-P Jagmeet Singh on when he would run for a seat in Parliament, while Ontario M-P Charlie Angus grilled Singh on his plans for seniors' benefits.
    
Quebec M-P Guy Caron is also in the running.