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Steve Ashton returns to Manitoba cabinet, rebel 5 still out

WINNIPEG – Greg Selinger brought Steve Ashton back into cabinet following his attempt to unseat the Manitoba premier in a leadership race, but Theresa Oswald remains without a portfolio. 184 more words


Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger back at work after clinging to job

WINNIPEG – After barely surviving a leadership vote, Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger joked about finally being able to catch up on some laundry and housework. 353 more words


Manitoba political drama nears end as NDP leadership vote pits premier against two former cabinet ministers


It’s been a political drama marked by betrayal, bravado and vulnerable legacies. But the race to succeed Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger — called by the leader himself in a bid to stave off the growing chorus of dissent that originated in his own cabinet — is expected to end on Sunday. 896 more words


Greg Selinger keeps job as premier after NDP leadership convention

WATCH ABOVE: Manitoba NDP Premier Selinger hold on to power after leadership challenge. Tamara Forlanski reports.

WINNIPEG — Greg Selinger keeps his job as premier of Manitoba after leadership vote on Sunday. 516 more words


Steve Ashton: Outsider aims to unify Manitoba NDP

WINNIPEG – Steve Ashton has been a member of the Manitoba legislature since 1981 — the year MTV took to the air and “Raiders of the Lost Ark” hit the big screen. 685 more words


Manitoba NDP convention begins today; vote Sunday will choose premier

WINNIPEG – Manitoba New Democrats’ annual convention starts today. The weekend meetings will culminate in a leadership election that could bring in a new premier Sunday. 210 more words