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NDP Continue to Demand OmniTRAX live up to its obligations

February 16, 2018 Manitoba New Democrats continued to push OmniTRAX to live up to its obligations to repair the rail line serving communities in the north, including the town of Churchill, at a confidential hearing of the Canadian Transportation Agency...

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New Democrats Condemn Cut to Sleep Apnea Patients

January 23, 2018 Today, New Democratic Health Critic Andrew Swan condemned the Pallister government for cuts that will hurt Manitobans living with sleep apnea. In an announcement today, patients were informed they would have to pay $500 for...

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Greater Role Needed for Churchill Health Centre

January 22, 2018 Today, New Democratic Leader Wab Kinew called on the provincial and federal governments to create opportunities for greater use of the Churchill Health Centre by facilitating the centre’s role as a hub of northern health care, and...

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Kinew Lays Out Budget Priorities

January 10, 2018 Today Wab Kinew met with the Finance Minister to outline some of his priorities for the upcoming budget. Kinew called on the provincial government to invest in addictions treatment across the province to combat opioids and methamphetamine,...

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New Democrats Call for Stronger Women’s Health Care

January 4, 2018 Today, New Democrats are renewing calls on the Pallister government to fully cover the costs of Mifegymiso, while developing a provincial strategy to ensure it is available across Manitoba. Yesterday, British Columbia became...

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NDP Call for Health Care to Stay Public

January 3, 2018 Today NDP Leader Wab Kinew and NDP Health Critic Andrew Swan wrote to the federal Minister of Health requesting assistance in maintaining core health services public in Manitoba. This letter was prompted by the revelation...

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