Earlier, we reported the Powell River-Sunshine Coast provincial New Democrat constituency association had put forward a resolution calling on the party to hold a leadership convention in 2011. That would, in effect, trigger a leadership contest - forcing Carole James to either drop out or defend her title. So what does the MLA representing that constituency, Nicholas Simons, think about the resolution, which also recommends the party establish a "mechanism for continuing leadership review for the future?" Well, here's what he had to say when we spoke to him in his legislature office.
November 19, 2009