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Cabinet minister says she won't resign after criticizing Selinger

WINNIPEG – A Manitoba cabinet minister says neither she nor any of her colleagues who have challenged Premier Greg Selinger about his leadership will resign. 360 more words


'A new crisis' for Manitoba NDP as Premier Greg Selinger stays

WINNIPEG – Manitoba’s NDP government faces “a new crisis” after Premier Greg Selinger announced Tuesday he’d stay in charge despite calls from some of his top ministers to step aside. 547 more words


Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger says he'll stay on

WATCH: Embattled Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger tells reporters he has heard the calls for him to step down from within his own cabinet, but he will continue as premier. 354 more words


More ministers join call for Premier Greg Selinger to step down

WINNIPEG — More cabinet ministers added their voices Tuesday to calls Premier Greg Selinger step down, citing plummeting public support for the NDP government.

“I think there’s a lot of evidence and a lot of realization that there are many people in Manitoba that are angry with Greg Selinger,” Andrew Swan told reporters in his office at the Manitoba Legislature Tuesday morning. 422 more words


Security heightened at Manitoba legislature after Ottawa shooting

WINNIPEG – Security has been heightened at the Manitoba legislature as a result of the shooting Wednesday at Parliament Hill in Ottawa.

Winnipeg police cruisers are stationed outside the legislative building on Broadway in Winnipeg. 183 more words


Longtime Manitoba politician Bonnie Mitchelson calls it quits

WINNIPEG – A Manitoba politician is calling it quits after almost 30 years in the legislature.

Progressive Conservative Bonnie Mitchelson says she will not run for re-election when Manitobans go to the polls, probably in 2016. 68 more words


Manitoba MP says he'll donate legislative severance pay

WINNIPEG – A member of Parliament who received a severance package when he left provincial politics says he has decided to donate it all to charity. 113 more words