Premier Stelmach statement on the passing of Jack Layton
Premier Ed Stelmach issued the following statement on the passing of federal NDP Leader Jack Layton.
“I was saddened today to hear that Jack Layton lost his battle with cancer,” said Premier Stelmach. “Jack was an enthusiastic and passionate politician who held strongly to his convictions during his long career in public life. On behalf of my wife Marie, my thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Olivia Chow, and the entire family during this difficult time.”