A federal by-election for our riding (Toronto Centre-Rosedale) is planned for March 17. The Liberal Party has nominated former Ontario NDP Premier Bob Rae. Activist El-Farouk Khaki is running for the NDP and Chris Tindal is the Green Party of Canada candidate. Zeeshan Baig is running for the Rhinos.The nominated Conservative candidate in the byelection, Mark Warner, was dropped by the party’s national council on October 31, 2007. Don Meredith was nominated as the Conservative candidate in December.