Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister presents alternative throne speech

. Brian Pallister promised shorter hospital wait times and a reduction in cabinet size if he becomes premier of Manitoba. Share on Facebook ...Manitoba Tories promise...

PC Party gives its own 'throne speech' ahead of NDP - Winnipeg ...

PC Leader Brian Pallister walked into a crowded room of Conservative supporters unveiling what his government plans to do if elected in April.

Manitoba Liberals promising better student aid if elected - Winnipeg ...

Manitoba Liberal Party leader Rana Bokhari in the Manitoba Legislature on Thursday, October 30, 2014 ... The Liberals hold one of 57 legislature seats, but...

Manitoba Liberals pledge to turn student loans into grants

Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari is promising to offer non-repayable grants instead of provincial student loans if her party is elected next spring. Bokhari says...

Bokhari vows to pay to help women get pregnant

Manitoba Liberals are promising more money for women who are struggling to get pregnant, although some of the key details have yet to be worked...

Manitoba Liberals promise full funding for in-vitro fertilization

WINNIPEG -- Manitoba Liberals are promising more money for women who are struggling to get pregnant, although some of the key details have yet to...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger welcomes new cabinet

Selinger says he is looking forward to a first ministers conference where all premiers will meet with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Trudeau has promised to...

Vanessa Hamilton will run for Liberals in Brandon East

"Vanessa is exactly the kind of candidate we were looking for in Brandon," said Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari in a press release. "She's young,...

Free Press Head Start for Monday, Nov. 2

... Conservatives are being more cautious. In a recent poll, Brian Pallister's PCs were well ahead of Greg Selinger's NDP and Rana Bokhari's Liberals. The...

Brian Pallister Says Halloween Threatens The Integrity Of Children

Winnipeg SunManitoba's Tory leader hates Halloween, and he always will. Brian Pallister said so in a 19-second video that surfaced on YouTube on Oct. 29,...

Brian Pallister says Halloween threatens the integrity of children

Manitoba's Tory leader hates Halloween, and he always will. Brian Pallister said so in a 19-second video that surfaced on YouTube on Oct. 29, which...

Manitoba premier rallies party faithful after what he calls 'a tough year'

WINNIPEG -- Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger worked to rally his NDP troops Friday night, telling them that despite a year of infighting and low opinion...

Pallister wants in to New West Partnership

"I recognize that by not being in the New West Partnership we have moved ourselves away from a stronger relationship from people who we should...

Apology needed for Selinger's apology

When Greg Selinger apologized for the "'60s scoop," he accused past governments, social workers and adopting families of willful misdeeds. He ignored not only the...

RCMP looking into untendered Tiger Dam contracts, Brian Pallister says

Manitoba's Progressive Conservatives say the RCMP has launched a preliminary probe into the NDP government's awarding of almost $9-million worth of untendered contracts for flood-fighting...

Premier Greg Selinger defends $35M loan guarantee to fix Investors Group Field

MetroNews CanadaPremier Greg Selinger said the province guaranteed $35 million in loans to Triple B Stadium to ensure the facility will be safe for the...

Can Pallister escape the Harper trap?

For the past 18 months, Manitoba Progressive Conservative leader Brian Pallister and his MLAs have devoted a great deal of time and energy toward dispelling...

Peter Chura running for Liberals in Seine River

Liberal leader Rana Bokhari said she's been pushing Chura to join her team for “about eight months.” “I have been very persistent, and I think...

Meet & Greet with Brian Pallister – November 18, 2015 - ValleyBiz.ca

Submitted by: Jason Delaurier |. Rick Wowchuk invites you to come meet with: Progressive Conservative Leader Brian Pallister. Wed. November 18, 2015 3:00 PM Valley...

This Week At The Manitoba Legislature

brian pallister scrum 280x210 Brian PallisterMeanwhile, Opposition leader Brian Pallister suggests no such comparison can be made between the Manitoba NDP government and the new...

Greg Selinger accompagnera Justin Trudeau à Paris

M. Selinger rapporte que tous les premiers ministres des provinces et territoires ont participé à une conférence téléphonique, plus tôt cette semaine, afin de discuter...

Pallister Tories need to show caring side

For the past 18 months, Manitoba Progressive Conservative Leader Brian Pallister and his MLAs have devoted a great deal of time and energy toward dispelling...

Manitoba Liberals would open road to Uber

A Liberal government in Manitoba would support the advent of ride-sharing here, the party's provincial leader said Thursday. Rana Bokhari said ride-sharing programs like Uber...

Liberal provincial government would welcome Uber: Bokhari

The Manitoba Liberal Party says they would hail ride-sharing services like Uber if elected. Party leader Rana Bokhari told media Thursday the party supports ride-sharing...

Pallister, Selinger bring big gun political operatives to Manitoba

Balagus supported Selinger's main challenger Theresa Oswald during the NDP leadership election in 2015. Selinger defeated Oswald by a slim 33 votes in March. Scott...

Provincial politicos look for federal spinoffs

Supporters for Robert Falcon Ouellette, Liberal candidate for Winnipeg Centre, celebrate a huge win, upsetting incumbent NDP Pat Martin in the federal election. Photo Store.

'Manitobans understand the difference,' says Pallister

Brian Pallister says he is looking forward to working with Justin Trudeau, and he's not taking seriously a suggestion by Manitoba's premier that Monday night's...

If you were Premier Greg Selinger how would the federal election results make ...

If you were Premier Greg Selinger how would the federal election results make you feel? Confident; Doubtful. Vote. View Results. 0%; Confident. 0 votes. 0%;...

Manitoba Liberals not relying on Trudeaumania to buoy fortunes: Bokhari

Rana Bokhari says she's thrilled with Justin Trudeau's victory but she knows Manitoba Liberals can't expect simply to ride on the young prime minister-designate's coattails...

RAW: Premier Selinger Responds to Liberal's Majority Win

Greg Selinger Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger speaks with the media outside his office on Tuesday, October 20, 2015. (CHRISD.CA). WINNIPEG — Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger...

Federal Liberals share many goals with Manitoba NDP: Selinger

Premier Greg Selinger says many of Justin Trudeau's priorities are his priorities, and the provincial New Democrats and the federal Liberals can work together to...

Premier Selinger says Liberal surge should unsettle Manitoba Conservative leader

Manitoba's premier says Conservative leader Brian Pallister should be worried following the federal election results. "If I was Brian Pallister, the leader of the opposition,...

Column: Liberal win may mean big infrastructure bucks in Winnipeg

And the Liberal surge could impact next spring's provincial election too. Rana Bokhari's provincial Liberals are already running neck-and-neck with the NDP in recent opinion...

Manitoba's opposition pledges fresh path to stronger North

Economic development and tourism highlight the official opposition's strategy to advance northern Manitoba, Progressive Conservative Brian Pallister announced this week. If elected premier in 2016,...

Selinger Promises Environmental Bill of Rights

Premier Greg Selinger says the legislation is the first of its kind in this country and “will enshrine environmental rights as part of our (government's)...

Manitoba Museum gets $10M from province for renewal

"The Manitoba Museum is a cherished cultural asset that tells the story of our shared history, and we support plans to improve and expand their...

Progressive Conservatives announce strategy for northern economic development

Opposition leader Brian Pallister promised in Churchill Oct. 13 that a Progressive Conservative government would launch a plan to promote economic development and tourism in...

Politics 204 for October 14

Rana Bokhari is the only political leader talking about privatizing Liquor & Lotteries. Getting schooled: The NDP minister responsible for Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries says...

Province to invest $150 million in University of Manitoba's Front and Centre ...

(blog)The University of Manitoba and its students will benefit from an unprecedented investment in their future thanks to a $150-million commitment to the University...

Manitoba Liberals want to nix new Liquor & Lotteries HQ

Two weeks later, Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari said her party would cancel the project if it forms government in April. "We know from history $75...

Pallister reveals 'Yes North' plan

Brian Pallister is promising to promote the province's north as a hub for economic development and tourism if he becomes premier next spring. In Churchill...

'Unprecedented' $150-M investment in U of M

Touting it as an "unprecedented" level of funding, Premier Greg Selinger announced the commitment at the school's faculty of engineering amid a packed house of...

Selinger's NDP already on attack

The party has hit rock bottom in the polls and has almost no chance of rebounding, especially under the leadership of Premier Greg Selinger, who...

Liberals renew $20M investment in mental health care

We are specifically concerned with the mental health of pregnant women and new moms, as well as children and those experiencing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder,”...

Letters: October 3, 2015

Too bad Conservative leader Brian Pallister can't see there are more inequities in government than just the NDP sales tax hike. MPI needs a thorough...

Poll numbers buoy Bokhari

That change included a lengthy and sometimes bitter shift of command to current Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari. After years of infighting and the removal of...

Province needs data, not guesswork

If we don't track, we simply don't know and that is not acceptable,” said Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari. The Manitoba Liberal Party, if elected...

Selinger severance details released

Some detail has been released on $670,000 worth of severance doled out to seven political staff who left Premier Greg Selinger's government during a divisive...

Trudeau pledges $900M in help for small businesses

(blog)Given the disappointing performance of rookie Liberal leader Rana Bokhari, however, the NDP has good reason to be confident that much of its lost...

Liberal candidates in Brandon last week for town hall meeting

Federal Liberal candidate for Brandon-Souris, Jodi Wyman, was joined at her campaign office in the city last week by Manitoba Liberal leader Rana Bokhari for...