CAW to Endorse NDP in Upcoming Manitoba Election
September 9, 2011, 11:00 AM EST
CAW local union leadership and staff will meet today to plan the union's strategy going into the upcoming Manitoba provincial election.
Manitoba Minister of Labour and Immigration Jennifer Howard will address the group, as will Winnipeg Labour Council President Dave Sauer and CAW National President Ken Lewenza.
Lewenza will announce that the CAW's support for the NDP in its campaign for re-election.
The meeting will start today at 1 p.m. and take place at the Fort Garry Hotel located at 222 Broadway, Winnipeg in the Concert Hall, 7th Floor.
The Honourable Jennifer Howard will speak at approximately 2 p.m. and CAW President Ken Lewenza will speak at approximately 2:20 p.m.