Pallister, Bokhari close in on fortress Winnipeg | Shaun Cameron

Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari speaks with the Brandon Sun editorial board in 2015. (Bruce Bumstead / Brandon Sun files). If the election were held...

Rookie Liberal Leader is 'confident' she can be premier

Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari said she's confident premier of Manitoba can be her first elected office, but in a year-end interview with CBC News she...

'Bannock Lady' to run for Liberals in Manitoba - Winnipeg ...

Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari says Guiboche is one of Manitoba's most celebrated activists. Bokhari says Guiboche has won several awards, including the Manitoba Hero...

'Bannock Lady' Althea Guiboche to run for Liberals in Winnipeg

"Althea Guiboche is one of Manitoba's most significant and celebrated activists," said Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari, who named off some of the honours Guiboche has...

Brian Pallister to run 2016 election on 'trust,' he says in year-end interview

Manitoba PC Leader Brian Pallister said his biggest challenge is balancing his work life and his personal life during an annual year-end interview with CBC,...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger says loyalty pledge 'unwise'

WINNIPEG — A mystery in Manitoba politics has been solved: The NDP caucus loyalty pledge is no more. Two government backbenchers — Rob Altemeyer and...

Bruised Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger says he can be trusted

For Premier Greg Selinger, the greatest challenge of 2015 was trying to govern while also working to quash a rebellion from within the NDP ranks...

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister promises to cut cabinet

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister is promising to cut the number of cabinet ministers if he becomes premier, but he's not saying which portfolios he...

Pallister promises to cut Manitoba cabinet ministers if ... - iPolitics

WINNIPEG – Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister is promising to cut the number of cabinet ministers if he becomes premier, but he's not saying which...

Bokhari doesn't want to be put in ideological box

Manitoba's Liberal leader says she won't be confined anywhere along the political spectrum. Rana Bokhari hopes her version of political leadership as “the least ideological...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger sees value in lowering voting age in the province

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...

Pallister says he's 'hardly playing it safe' in year-end interview

With the governing NDP slumping in the polls and Greg Selinger's approval rating in the tank, it would be hard to blame Brian Pallister if...

Selinger discusses lowering voting age as part of electoral ... - iPolitics

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

Voters volatile as Manitoba election nears

Greg Selinger Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger makes an announcement last week. Voters in this spring's Manitoba election will have a choice between a premier who...

NDP, Liberals mull tax hike for wealthy Manitobans

Manitoba Liberal leader Rana Bokhari said if her party is elected she may also look at raising taxes for wealthier citizens. "But we're not committing...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger eyes higher taxes for the rich

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger is considering a surtax on high-income earners. In a year-end interview with The Canadian Press, Selinger says he has been looking...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger to consider looking at electoral reform

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger is promising to examine a possible overhaul of the province's electoral system. Selinger says an all-party committee will consult the public...

Landlord group says Manitoba Liberal promise of rent freeze ill-informed

"We will give renters a two year vacation from increases to give them time to catch their breath," said Bokhari said, adding the freeze would...

Rent freeze promises from Manitoba Liberals - Winnipeg ...

Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari is promising to freeze rents across the province if she becomes premier.

Paper or electronic: Liberal party split when handing out Christmas cards

It appears the Manitoba liberal party is split when it comes to handing out Christmas cards. Leader Rana Bokhari sent out a holiday card with...

Manitoba premier warns of opposition during state-of-the-province address

Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari has said the Liberals will reveal their plan closer to the election. Selinger also told the luncheon that if his government...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger delivers state of province address

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger painted his economic picture for Manitoba during his state of the province address at the Winnipeg convention centre on Tuesday. Selinger...

Manitoba Liberal leader not elaborating on spending plans ...

Manitoba's rookie Liberal leader has refused so far to explain how she plans to pay for tens of millions of dollars in promises she is...

Manitoba's Rana Bokhari won't reveal financial plan until she's ready

. The rookie Liberal leader said the plan will cover her promises of sales tax rebates, covering in vitro fertilization and the conversion of student...

Mothers Against Drunk Driving pans Manitoba Liberals' liquor privatization plans

The Manitoba Liberals' proposal to privatize liquor sales in the province isn't just bad policy that could lead to more impaired drivers on the road,...

Liberal leader Rana Bokhari plans to explain promises ahead of provincial election

Manitoba's rookie Liberal leader says when the time is right, she will explain how she plans to pay for tens of millions of dollars in...

No liquor privatization, Brian Pallister promises

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister says he will not privatize liquor sales in the province if he wins next April's election. Pallister says he can...

Don't underestimate Liberal leader Bokhari, Gimli mayor warns ...

Liberal leader Rana Bokhari is someone who should not be underestimated, Gimli Mayor Randy Woroniuk said during a question period at the close of a...

Manitoba Liberals pledge stroke unit for Winnipeg if elected

Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari says unit would decrease the likelihood of patients dying after stroke. CBC News Posted: Dec 07, 2015 10:45 AM CT Last...

Early Manitoba election advertising targets 'front-runner' Brian Pallister

The deluge of political advertising is already hitting the airwaves and mailboxes in Manitoba and Progressive Conservative Leader Brian Pallister is the only leader featured...

Brian Pallister, the Coach | Lifestyles 55

People deserve the kind of government that reflects their own values.” When it comes to values and how they define a person, Brian Pallister sets...

Pallister, Bokhari take aim at Selinger in first debate

BRANDON — Premier Greg Selinger dodged questions about whether he would raise the PST again moments after a provincial leaders' debate in which his opponents...

Manitoba premier Greg Selinger questioned on refugees

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger promised better cellphone service and aid for refugees Wednesday as he faced questions from municipal leaders. Selinger told the Association of...

La Liberté » Blog Archive » Greg Selinger explique son projet de loi

La Liberté était sous presse quand le gouvernement Selinger a déposé, le 24 novembre, son projet de loi visant à mieux protéger les services en...

NDP can't afford promises without tax hike: Pallister

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister says the NDP government cannot afford its recent promises without a sizable tax increase after next April's election. Pallister, reprising...

Climate, refugees top issues at first ministers meeting, Greg Selinger says

Refugees, the economy and climate change will all be key topics during a first ministers meeting on Monday in Ottawa, Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger says.

Greg Selinger: Sell Marijuana Through Government Liquor Stores

WINNIPEG — Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger says government liquor stores are the best place to sell marijuana if and when the federal government legalizes the...

Manitoba premier Greg Selinger has issues with Brad Wall over trade

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger accused his Saskatchewan counterpart Thursday of doing an about-face on free trade by being part of a regional trade deal with...

MB Liberals vow to tackle student debt

The party has been releasing planks of its platform over the last few months and announced Thursday a plan to convert provincial student loans into...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger makes highway promise | or ...

WINNIPEG — Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger has announced a long-term plan to remove red-light intersections from the Perimeter Highway around Winnipeg.Selinger says work is to...

Brian Pallister says he would limit growth in spending, avoid cuts

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister says he would not cut year-to-year government spending if he wins next April's provincial election. Pallister told the Winnipeg Chamber...

Opposition Leader Brian Pallister says he'd grow spending if elected ...

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister says he would not cut year-to-year government spending if he wins next April's provincial election.

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger makes highway promise ...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger has announced a long-term plan to remove red-light intersections from the Perimeter Highway around Winnipeg.

Brian Pallister accuses NDP of padding its political staff

. The Tory leader accuses the Manitoba Government of using taxpayer money to swell its ranks before next April's election. Share on Facebook ...Opposition Leader Brian...

No time to turn away refugees: Manitoba Premier - Winnipeg ...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger says now isn't the time to turn away thousands of Syrian refugees.

No time to turn away Syrian refugees: Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger says now isn't the time to turn away thousands of Syrian refugees. Selinger says Canada has made a big commitment to...

Manitoba Throne Speech 2015: Greg Selinger's NDP Pledges More Infrastructure Cash

WINNIPEG — Manitoba's NDP government is promising more infrastructure cash, more child-care spaces and foster care closer to home for indigenous children in a pre-election...

Chamber of Commerce hosts Brian Pallister

In less than six months Manitobans go to the polls. Ahead of the province's 41st general election, The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce is hosting Brian...

Selinger to promise more money for roads in throne speech: reports ...

Premier Greg Selinger to deliver pre-election throne speech Wednesday afternoon.

Manitoba pre-election throne speech targets domestic violence ...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger reads his government's speech from the throne at a news conference in Winnipeg on November 20, 2014. (John Woods / The...