Dave Wilson announces bid for NDP leadership
Wilson first elected in 2003
Dave Wilson has thrown his name in the ring to be the next leader of Nova Scotia's New Democratic Party.
Wilson announced his intentions at a fire hall in Lower Sackville Sunday afternoon.
Wilson, who represents Sackville-Cobequid, was first elected in 2003.
He is a former paramedic.
Maureen MacDonald has been the acting leader since Dexter's departure.
Gary Burrill, a former MLA, has also announced his plans to run.