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Media Advisory — Canadian Nurses Association hosting a Facebook Live town hall on health care with NDP leadership candidates

Ottawa, August 9, 2017 — On Wednesday, September 6, the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) will be hosting a Facebook Live town hall with NDP leadership candidates. This event, which is the second in a series of CNA virtual town halls with federal political parties, will inform Canadians of the candidates’ health-care policies and positions. The town hall will also let NDP members hear the candidates discuss health-care issues in the lead-up to the election of a new party leader in October.

CNA on the Hill: Facebook Live town hall with NDP leadership candidates

Facebook event page

Date: Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Time: 10-11:30 a.m. ET
Location: CNA House, Brenda Beauchamp Boardroom, 50 Driveway, Ottawa, ON K2P 1E2

Participants:

  • Charlie Angus
  • Niki Ashton
  • Guy Caron
  • Jagmeet Singh

CNA president Barb Shellian will be the moderator.

Notes for media:

  • Photo opportunity at 9:50 a.m.
  • Media should arrive no later than 9:35 a.m.
  • Media availability will follow at 11:30 a.m.

RSVP to:

Kevin Ménard
Communications Advisor
Canadian Nurses Association
Office: 613-237-2159, ext. 543
Cell: 613-266-8230
kmenard@cna-aiic.ca