MLA Page — Bernadette Smith

Extraordinary work at Sage House

By: Bernadette Smith - Point Douglas MLA Constituency Report As published in The Times February 21, 2018 Sage House, located at 422 Dufferin Avenue, has recently reopened, after undergoing renovations. Sage...

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Helping with the most important meal

By: Bernadette Smith - Point Douglas MLA Constituency Report As published in The Times January 17, 2018 Nothing brought me more joy in 2017 than to be chosen to serve the citizens of Point Douglas. Since...

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Seniors center may be forced to close

By: Bernadette Smith - Point Douglas MLA Constituency Report As published in The Times May 2, 2018 The Dufferin Seniors Centre has been providing social activities and programming at no or low...

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Pallister Government Reduce Supports for Most Vulnerable Students

January 22, 2019 Manitoba NDP Leader Wab Kinew expressed concern today the Pallister government has reduced support for the most vulnerable students. He was joined by Arlene Reid, Winnipeg School Division Ward 7 Trustee and a mother of two special...

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Kinew Calls for ERs, Addictions Funding in Provincial Budget

January 21, 2019 Manitoba NDP Leader Wab Kinew met with Finance Minister Scott Fielding this afternoon to discuss the NDP’s vision for the upcoming 2019-2020 provincial budget. Kinew raised several issues in the meeting and urged the Minister...

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Kinew Releases Expert-Led Meth and Addictions Report

January 10, 2019 Today, the Office of the Leader of the Opposition released its report “We Have to Start Here”: Addressing the Root Causes of Manitoba’s Addictions Crisis and Reducing Harm from Problematic Meth Use to the public. The...

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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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