New permanent Leader acclaimed for NB NDP


The New Brunswick NDP has a new leader.

Mackenzie Thomason was recently acclaimed permanent Leader of the New Brunswick NDP and officially steps into his new role on Tuesday.

Thomason is a former interim leader of the party.

The party says Thomason, a member of CUPE Local 1253, is committed to working alongside labour, community organizers, and everyday New Brunswickers to address issues being faced by the province.