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  Burnaby Liberal candidate steps aside after singling out Jagmeet Singh’s race
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Last EditedIndyGeorgia  Jan 16, 2019 12:33pm
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AuthorDarryl Dyck
News DateWednesday, January 16, 2019 06:10:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionThe Liberal candidate running against NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh in a Burnaby, B.C., byelection has bowed out of the race after singling out Singh’s ethnicity in an online post.

Karen Wang says she made comments online that referenced Singh’s cultural background and her choice of words wasn’t well-considered and didn’t reflect her intent.

She says she “sincerely” apologizes to Singh and has deep respect for him as the leader of his party and for his public service.
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