News Charlie Angus Enters NDP Leadership Race SHARE ON: Mackenzie Read, contributor, Monday, Feb. 27th, 2017 Photo credit: Supplied Another name has been added to the NDP leadership race. Timmins-James Bay MP Charlie Angus officially announced that he is running for party leadership yesterday afternoon in Toronto. In a video on his Facebook page, Angus says that it’s time to mix things up in Ottawa. Angus is the second person to put in a bid for party leadership. BC MP Peter Julian announced he was running back in earlier this month. The vote will take place in October. Click here to go to his Facebook page and watch the announcement video.