Charest scores first Calgary MP Endorsement

Calgary Signal Hill MP Ron Liepert has picked his horse in the upcoming Conservative leadership race.

Liepert is throwing his support behind former Quebec Premier Jean Charest. Liepert is the first Alberta MP and the first Calgary MP to endorse the former Premier.

The Calgary Signal Hill MP will serve as Charest Alberta Chair for his campaign.

Prior to entering federal politics, Liepert was MLA for Calgary West from 2004 to 2