Bob Hawkesworth Selected as Alberta New Democrat Candidate for Calgary Foothills by-election


Bob HawkesworthAlberta New Democrats met Tuesday night to elect Bob Hawkesworth as their candidate for the Calgary-Foothills by-election.

Bob has extensive experience working diligently on behalf of the people of Alberta. He served two terms as the New Democrat MLA for Calgary-Mountain View and served as a Calgary City Councillor for 23 years.

“I’m very excited to be stepping forward for the New Democrats,” Hawkesworth said. “I want to join Rachel Notley’s team and continue the good work that has already started.”

“I’m proud to be representing the New Democrats in the upcoming by-election, protecting the services that matter to families such as good public heath care and education. The response at the door so far has been extremely positive. Voters in Calgary Foothills are looking forward to electing the next NDP MLA in Alberta.”

Editior’s Note: A date for the by-election has not been set. Check Dave Cournoyer’s website for updates on who is running.