NDP leader Tom Mulcair joins Victoria MP for retirement forum

State of CPP, future retirement needs of Canadians, topics for free Friday discussion in Cook Street Village

Victoria MP Murray Rankin, the Opposition critic for national revenue and pensions, is hosting a forum on retirement security this Friday, with special guest NDP Leader Tom Mulcair.

Esquimalt-Juan de Fuca MP Randall Garrison and Saanich South MLA Lana Popham will also be on hand for the event, which runs from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Cook Street Activity Centre, 380 Cook St.

The discussion will include a conversation on the state of the Canada Pension Plan and the future needs for retiring Canadians.

The event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited.

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