Thunder Bay – POLITICS – Thunder Bay-Rainy River candidates took to the debate stage on Thursday September 9, 2021. Incumbent Marcus Powlowski, NDP challenger Yuk-Sem Won, and Tracey McKinnon from the Green Party attended the debate. The Conservative candidate declined the invitation.
The Anishnawbe Business Professional Association and the Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce partnered up to host a Candidates’ Forum for each the local electoral ridings.
Netnewsledger is assisting as a media partner for the debates.
Candidates for the debate were selected using the format set by the National Leader’s Debate Committee.