MLA Page — James Allum

A Comparison of the Carbon Tax Rebates to Families in Manitoba and British Columbia – 2017

Introduction When British Columbia introduced its carbon tax, it provided a rebate to families to offset the higher cost of goods and services created by that tax. It designed it as a refundable tax credit that diminished in value as family income...

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Pallister Government Cut Mobile Breast Cancer Screening

December 14, 2018 Manitoba NDP Leader Wab Kinew and NDP Critic for Status of Women Nahanni Fontaine expressed concern about internal government documents that reveal a $25,000 cut to the mobile cancer clinic ‘Breastcheck’. The cut comes after the...

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NDP Urge Pallister to Side with Lifeflight Doctors

December 11, 2018 NDP Leader Wab Kinew responded to a letter from Lifeflight doctors to the Minister of Health urging the government to abandon their plan to privatize the air ambulance service. The physicians sent an email to the Minister in...

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Health Minister Aware of Dangerous STI Outbreaks, Refuses to Take Action

December 12, 2018 New information obtained by the Manitoba NDP reveal the Minister of Health was warned about outbreaks in STIs as early as October of 2018, one day after he claimed previous information was merely “historical”. Today...

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Meth Crisis Worsens amid “Unprecedented” Outbreak of Diseases Manitoba NDP Demand Province Take Action on Safe Consumption Site instead of Cuts

December 11, 2018 The Manitoba NDP called on the Pallister government today to take immediate action to combat a sever outbreak of blood borne diseases like hepatitis B, hepatitis C, syphilis and HIV linked to the meth and opiate crisis. Documents...

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Pallister Ends Legislative Session with a Dismal Vision for Manitoba

December 6, 2018 Today the House rose with the Pallister government laying out a plan for deeper cuts to services and less support for Manitoba families. The Premier started a new session with a Speech from the Throne that targeted health care...

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