John Robson: Greg Selinger overstayed his welcome

Manitoba's New Democrats are seeking re-election in April for a fifth consecutive mandate at a time when Premier Greg Selinger ranks in polls as Canada's...

Too late for Greg Selinger to say sorry in latest political ad

Selinger is the star of the provincial NDP's latest ad campaign, which features him standing alone in front of a stark white background (looking a...

Greg Selinger's “Open Letter” to Manitobans – Broken Trust. Broken ...

Greg Selinger's “Open Letter” to Manitobans. Feb 21, 2016. We found many errors in Greg's open letter. Check them all out here. openletter-header3 · Facebook...

PCs slam Selinger as full slate of candidates announced

With the provincial election still two months away, Progressive Conservative leader Brian Pallister came out swinging Saturday, taking dead aim at the governing NDP and...

Manitoba PCs gear up for spring election with candidate boot camp

Manitoba Progressive Conservative Leader Brian Pallister said the governing New Democrats "deserve, perhaps, to be afraid" as the Tories prepare for this spring's election campaign...

This One Word Makes Greg Selinger's Campaign Ad Fall Flat

Winnipeg SunImitation is the sincerest form of flattery they say, and the Manitoba NDP leader Greg Selinger should be expecting a nice note from Mr.

Greg Selinger Campaign Ad Admits His Government Hasn't 'Always Gotten It Right'

WINNIPEG — Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger's first television ad of the 2016 election campaign offers an apology to voters and an admission he and his...

He's sorry, so sorry, but will it help?

Starting today, Premier Greg Selinger will bet his political future on a new advertising campaign that offers Manitobans something pretty unusual: a qualified apology for...

Facing re-election, Brad Wall, Greg Selinger are Canada's most and least popular premiers

Saskatchewan's Brad Wall is Canada's most popular premier and Greg Selinger of Manitoba is the most unpopular. What do they have in common? Both will...

Greg Selinger: a term in review

PembinaValleyOnline.comThe April 19 election is fast approaching, and Manitoba NDP leader Greg Selinger spoke with the to highlight the NDP's accomplishments for the last...

Big 'if' for Liberals

Right now, they're stuck at about 20% of the vote, which is where they've been for the most part since Rana Bokhari took over as...

Manitoba NDP's woes give Liberals a chance of election breakthrough

That may not have much to do with the performance of their leader, Rana Bokhari, a 38-year-old lawyer who currently lacks much public profile. To...

Liberal support solidifies

“In our last poll, 55% of Liberal voters said they were certain of their decision. That's now 64%, up nine percentage points.” Maggi believes that...

Greg Selinger's former political advisor under union investigation

WINNIPEG — A former political advisor to Greg Selinger is the centre of an internal union investigation. The Province and the United Food and Commercial...

Rana Bokhari to Keynote BOMA Luncheon

Manitoba Liberal leader Rana Bokhari will address members of the Building Owners & Managers Association of Manitoba today. “We look forward to hearing Ms. Bokhari's...

Former senior aide to Selinger leaves UFCW amid investigation

Winnipeg SunAt that time, the premier's chief of staff requested Grant-Jury's immediate resignation from the re-election planning committee and board of Manitoba Public Insurance. Her...

Manitoba Liberals would use some road money for arts infrastructure

Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari announced a plan to set up an advisory council on the arts.(Facebook photo) WINNIPEG—Manitoba Liberals promised more money for.

Unbelievable: Howard changes tune on Selinger

NDP MLA Jennifer Howard introduced Premier Greg Selinger to speak at the official launch of former broadcaster Wab Kinew's candidacy for the party in Fort...

Wab Kinew to run for NDP against Bokhari

Experts believe Kinew presents a real threat to Liberal leader Rana Bokhari, who doesn't yet have a legislative seat and is also running in Fort...

Wab Kinew's entry into Manitoba politics could be game ... - iPolitics

Political analyst Paul Thomas said Kinew's decision is a setback for the Manitoba Liberal Party, because its leader, Rana Bokhari, is trying to get her...

Brian Pallister's plan for education an attack on CUPE members ...

This letter was drafted by CUPE staff in response to the MTS piece found in the January edition of Manitoba's Teacher Society. Submitted by Kelley...

Liberal leader Rana Bokhari campaigns in Brandon, a 'strong Conservative riding'

In Brandon — what political columnist Deveryn Ross calls a "strong Conservative riding," — Manitoba's Liberal leader, Rana Bokhari, is trying to re-engage people she...

Manitoba Justice Minister Gord Mackintosh won't seek re-election

mySteinbach.ca (blog)Premier Greg Selinger's NDP government will be short another familiar face heading into the 41st Manitoba election this spring. Gord Mackintosh won't seek re-election...

Pallister claims NDP 'bullied' RMs into untendered flood contracts

Opposition Leader Brian Pallister said he wants the NDP to step forward and explain why dozens of “untendered and undisclosed” contracts were all directed to...

Manitoba's Conservative leader Brian Pallister wants Nellie McClung on banknote

WINNIPEG—Manitoba's Conservative leader is calling for suffragette Nellie McClung to be the first woman other than the Queen to be on a banknote. Brian Pallister...

52% pickup: Tories' strong polling has potential to go even higher

CBC.caHowever, among undecided voters in the poll, 19% said they're leaning towards the Tories, 10% said they're leaning toward the Liberals and only 7% said...

Manitoba Liberals, NDP court youth vote with nightclub party, bar trivia night

The New Democrats are set to hold a beer and trivia night with Premier Greg Selinger on Feb. 6, while Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari is...

Could Bokhari-led Liberals push past slumping NDP?

That's the year the Liberals formed the official opposition and the Tories under then-rookie leader Gary Filmon won a minority government. The NDP were a...

NDP spending out of control: Pallister

Brian Pallister says the NDP's pre-election spending spree is even worse than we thought. The Tory leader held a press conference Friday to say Premier...

Bobcat picks up assist from former player | News

Bobcat picks up assist from former player. January 20, 2016. Manitoba PC leader Brian Pallister presented BU Bobcat Kaela Cranston with the Pallister Women's Athletic...

As spring election looms, Selinger makes bevy of promises - iPolitics

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger makes an announcement at the Manitoba Legislature in Winnipeg on December 17, 2015. Selinger promised money for a park, a non-profit...

Greg Selinger Makes Bevy Of Pre-Election Promises In Manitoba

WINNIPEG — Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger promised money for a park, a non-profit agency and flood protection Tuesday as he capped off a pre-election announcement...

Provincial Liberals pledge $15 million per year for First Nations housing if ...

The funding would increase in subsequent years once the budget was balanced, party leader Rana Bokhari told reporters in Winnipeg Jan. 18. “This is our...

Tories unveil billion-dollar infrastructure plan

CTV NewsSuggesting a steady dose of investment announcements is the provincial government's way of tossing up Hail Marys in an attempt to get re-elected, Opposition...

True North stunt

And we won't know until long after Premier Greg Selinger is punted from office following the April 19 provincial election. Monday's announcement was mostly a...

Manitoba Liberals vow to give $15M to northern housing

Liberal leader Rana Bokhari said her party will put $15 million per year towards northern housing, if the party forms the next government following the...

Liberals promise pilot project on minimum income if elected

A Liberal government, in an effort to address poverty issues in Manitoba, would look into an idea last explored some 40 years ago, the party's...

Manitoba Liberals to pilot minimum income project if elected

"This is something that other countries are experimenting with and we believe Manitoba can and should lead the country and the world in this area,"...

Tyler Duncan, Former Manitoba NDPer, Now Running For Liberals

THE PAS, Man. —There has been a surprise change of political stripes in Manitoba politics. Tyler Duncan, who until very recently sat on the executive...

What polls can tell us 3 months before Sask. and Manitoba elections

Going by the polls, Brad Wall of the Saskatchewan Party and Brian Pallister of the Manitoba Progressive Conservatives are on track to win the April...

Can Manitoba's Selinger combat the Trudeau effect?

OTTAWA - Thomas Mulcair couldn't beat Justin Trudeau. Can Greg Selinger? Selinger, the NDP premier in Manitoba, faces voters this spring and his party is...

NDP support reaches lowest level since 1988

There was internal caucus dissent in the late 1980s, although not as much as there is today in the wake of the failed mutiny by...

New poll gives Manitoba Tories 17-point edge

A new Mainstreet Research/Postmedia poll reveals the governing party continues to lag behind in third place, behind Brian Pallister's Progressive Conservatives and Rana Bokhari's Liberals.

Alberta-Manitoba to co-operate on energy efficiency and climate ...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley sign a memorandum of understanding on shared energy and climate change Friday, January 8, 2016 at...

Alberta-Manitoba to co-operate on energy efficiency and climate ...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley sign a memorandum of understanding on shared energy and climate change Friday, January 8, 2016 at...

Rachel Notley And Greg Selinger Meet To Talk Energy In Winnipeg

Winnipeg SunManitoba Premier Greg Selinger and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley are set to discuss issues such as energy infrastructure, renewable energy and climate change priorities.

On the agenda at meeting of Greg Selinger and Rachel Notley

WINNIPEG — Energy is on the table as Western Canada's two NDP premiers meet today in Winnipeg. Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger and Alberta Premier Rachel...

NDP increases school funding

Premier Greg Selinger announced a 2.5% increase to its $1.3-billion budget for school funding, which works out to about $32.5 million — above the current...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger sees value in lowering voting age ...

The Manitoba government's plan to revamp the electoral system could lead to a younger voting age. Premier Greg Selinger says he is keeping an open...

One-metre rule for cars and cyclists 'a great idea:' Premier Greg Selinger

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger is throwing his support behind a proposed new rule of the road affecting motorists and cyclists. Selinger says a call to...