MLA Page — Wab Kinew

Mental health services must improve

Throughout the first half of this summer I have had many opportunities to go to events and spend time with families in communities across the province. Health care has always been a huge concern for Manitobans and even more so in recent months. Many of the communities...

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We need to do better

I have sometimes joked over the past year that I have been running a daycare of sorts in the legislative building. Like many Manitoba parents, I did not have child care for my kids before and after school. As a result, I drove them to school in the morning before heading...

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Gord Downie

Courage; Bobcaygeon; At the Hundredth Meridian. These words and phrases mean something special in Canada because of Gord Downie. We've heard his music at socials, in the dressing room before hockey games and in the drive-through lineup at Timmy's. There was...

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NDP Pushes Back Against Harmful, Self-Serving Government Bills

April 20, 2018 NDP Leader Wab Kinew was joined by caucus critics and community members to oppose government bills that would move Manitoba in the wrong direction, and delay them until the fall sitting of the Manitoba Legislature in a move announced...

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NDP Takes Action to Protect Renters

April 18, 2018 Today the Manitoba NDP caucus took action to protect affordability for renters in Manitoba. NDP Leader Wab Kinew announced that Bill 12, introduced by the government in March of 2018, will be delayed until the legislature returns...

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Cuts to Economic Development Program Will Hurt the North

April 4, 2018 NDP MLA for Flin Flon Tom Lindsey is calling on the Pallister government to reverse its decision to cut $430,000 from the Community Economic Development Fund (CEDF), a 30% reduction in the Province’s annual contribution to the fund. “The...

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Crown Corporations Committee Must Meet to Discuss Hydro Issues

March 26, 2018 Today NDP Leader Wab Kinew called on the Standing Committee on Crown Corporations to meet as soon as possible to discuss the issues currently facing Manitoba Hydro. The Standing Committee on Crown Corporations meets to discuss...

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Province Should Step Up On Addictions, Transit

March 23, 2018 NDP Leader Wab Kinew welcomed action on public safety and transit announced by Mayor Bowman in his State of the City Address today. Missing in action were any concrete initiatives from Brian Pallister to partner with the City of...

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