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NDP stadium photo op violated election law, Manitoba Tories say

WINNIPEG — Manitoba’s Progressive Conservative Party is accusing the NDP government of violating election rules.

The party has asked the commissioner of elections to investigate a photo op that took place at Investors Group Field in 2011. 254 more words


Premier Greg Selinger’s approval rating stays in basement: Angus Reid

WINNIPEG – Greg Selinger remains the least popular premier in Canada, according to results of the Angus Reid Institute’s quarterly online survey.

Selinger’s approval rating ticked up one percentage point to 23 per cent in June, from 22 per cent in March. 132 more words


Tears and painful memories as Manitoba premier apologizes for aboriginal adoptions

WATCH ABOVE: Premier Greg Selinger delivered the apology in the provincial legislature following a ceremony for those who were caught up in the ’60s Scoop. … 318 more words


Manitoba's million-dollar government ads

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government spent almost $1 million in the last fiscal year on signs and advertisements promoting its Steady Growth, Goods Jobs campaign. 350 more words


Manitoba government, opposition reach deal on legislature sittings

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba legislature is to sit more often under a new agreement between the NDP government and the opposition parties.

The legislature now is to reconvene for brief sittings in October and February – months that have traditionally been part of seasonal breaks. 94 more words


Manitoba introduces new law to provide automatic PTSD coverage

WATCH: Winnipeg firefighters Alex Forrest, Chad Swayze and Scott Atchison talk about new PTSD legislation.

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is expanding compensation coverage for workers with post-traumatic stress disorder. 193 more words


Manitoba government plans overhaul of child support laws

WINNIPEG – The Manitoba government has proposed a sweeping rewrite of Manitoba’s laws governing enforcement of child and spousal support, parentage, child custody and access. 338 more words