Andrea Horwath on byelections: ‘We’ve seen the people of Ontario send a pretty clear message’


Anna Mehler Paperny – Global News

Andrea Horwath is having a good night.

The NDP leader is seen as the biggest winner coming out of Thursday’s byelection quintet after her party won two Liberal ridings handily – Percy Hatfield is the new MPP for Windsor-Tecumseh, former finance minister Dwight Duncan’s riding; and Peggy Sattler beat former teachers union head Ken Coran to win London West, former redoubt of Liberal Chris Bentley.

Horwath notes she’s doubled the size of her caucus in her time as leader – not that size matters, or anything.

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