In a blog from July 2014 Martyn Bradbury made a number of predictions about the election. You can find these here: http://tinyurl.com/ksfzxgp
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WINNIPEG – When Progressive Conservative Larry Maguire quit the Manitoba legislature to run for a federal seat, he received $85,564 in transition pay under a formula that was enhanced after the last provincial election. 611 more words
WINNIPEG – Manitoba’s NDP government insists it didn’t break its promise to spend all revenue from its sales tax hike on infrastructure.
Last year the provincial sales tax was increased from 7 to 8 per cent, in what the Selinger government said was a necessary move to raise more money to spend on roads, bridges and other infrastructure projects. 268 more words
Conservative leader Colin Craig has just lost his press secretary of two years:
Rachel MacGregor has told Newstalk ZB she’s left the party as of this morning. 170 more words
The New Zealand General Election is upon us this week and as we all know, inequality has been a much talked about topic. When we raise issues such as child poverty it is really amazing to see the difference between those who care about the welfare of our most vulnerable, and those who seem truly unable (or unwilling) to look past their own life experiences and see the world through a different point of view. 729 more words