MLA Page — Matt Wiebe

NDP Call for Inquest into Death of Lifeflight Patient

July 15th, 2019 NDP MLA for The Pas Amanda Lathlin has written a letter to the province’s Chief Medical Examiner asking him to call an inquest into the tragic death of Gordon Jebb, who waited more than twelve hours for a Lifeflight plane to transport...

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ER Wait Times Rise Under Pallister’s Failing Health Plan

June 27th, 2019 NDP Leader Wab Kinew pointed to Brian Pallister’s failing health care plan, which includes closing emergency rooms and cutting front line staff, as the reason ER wait times continue to rise rapidly across Winnipeg. The...

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NDP Condemns Pallister for Cutting 500 Nurses

June 27th, 2019 NDP Leader Wab Kinew condemned Premier Brian Pallister today for cutting more than 500 nurses across Manitoba, leaving the province’s health care system in a state of crisis. “Pallister’s health care cuts and ER...

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Pallister’s Health Cuts Put Northern Health Care at Risk

June 12, 2019 Today the NDP called on the government to make real investments in northern health after yesterday’s news that water damage has closed three of Thompson Hospital’s operating rooms shows the real dangers of Pallister’s cuts to...

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Kinew Plans Ambitious Climate Action: Commits to Paris Emissions Targets

May 31st, 2019 Wab Kinew and the Manitoba NDP today committed to a science-first approach in the fight against climate change, vowing to reduce carbon emissions by 45% of 2010 levels by 2030 and to become carbon neutral by 2050. The commitment, which...

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