Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced that residents of York-Simcoe will be heading to the polls Feb. 25 for the byelection which is one of the three set for that date to fill the vacant seats. in the three vacant ridings – including the British Columbia riding where NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is hoping to win a seat in the House of Commons.
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, who hopes to win a seat in the House of Commons, is likely relieved that the bylelection in Burnaby South, B.C. is finally set. The other byelection takes place in Montreal’s Outremont area.