NDP Reveal PC Plan for Municipal Job Cuts
After announcing plans to cut provincial public sector jobs, the Pallister Government is now pushing municipalities across Manitoba to lay off front line workers who deliver critical services residents rely on, the Manitoba NDP revealed today.
Manitoba NDP Fight for Working Families in Emergency Legislative Session
The Manitoba NDP worked collaboratively with the provincial government yesterday during an emergency sitting of the House to improve proposed legislation with amendments. The Official Opposition also forced the government to back down from its plan to force through partisan legislation unrelated to the pandemic.
Manitoba NDP Call Province to Invest in Emergency Housing During COVID-19
NDP MLA for Point Douglas, and Official Opposition critic for Mental Health and Addictions, Bernadette Smith is calling on the provincial government to increase emergency housing for low income Manitobans needing a place to self-isolate while awaiting test results. Smith called for quick repairs to empty social housing stock in...
Manitoba NDP Call to Strengthen Public Health in Correctional Facilities
he Manitoba NDP is urging the province to take clear steps to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Manitoba’s correctional facilities and keep those who live and work within the justice system safe.
NDP Call to Reconvene Legislature to Fight for Emergency Financial Aid
Leader of the Official Opposition, Wab Kinew and NDP House Leader Nahanni Fontaine are urging the Pallister government to immediately reconvene the House in order to pass emergency legislation that would give direct financial assistance to Manitoba families.