Blaine Pedersen

PC candidate in the Midland Southern Manitoba race.

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PC incumbents voted back in

September 16, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...Conservative incumbent candidates Ralph Eichler for Lakeside, Blaine Pedersen for Midland, and Ian Wishart for Portage la Prairie all celebrated easy wins on Sept. 10. One of the first candidates to be declared a winner on election night, Eichler is beginning his fifth term as MLA. Eichler won with...

Morris Council Looking Forward To Meeting New MLA

September 12, 2019

Pembina Valley Online - ...Morris from a constituency of the same name to the new Midland riding. Mayor Scott Crick provided his reaction to the election results, which saw Blaine Pedersen of the PC Party replace Morris' previous MLA, Shannon Martin. "During an election period, a lot of the things that we [town council and the...

Pedersen holds onto Midland

September 10, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - Blaine Pedersen will be returning to the Manitoba legislature as MLA for Midland for a fifth term. “It’s an honour and a privilege to serve the constituents of Midland again,” Pedersen said. First elected in 2007, the Elm Creek resident, 65, easily defeated second-place NDP candidate Cindy Friesen and...

Dealing with provincial issues

September 3, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...nor Manitoba Liberal Party candidate Julia Sisler responded by press time. How are the health care needs of Midland residents being addressed? Blaine Pedersen (Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba): Ambulance fees have been reduced by 50 per cent to a maximum of $250. We have hired more trained...

MANITOBA VOTES: NDP pledge $15 minimum wage

September 2, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...he will scrap the PC’s wage-freeze bill and returned to free and fair collective bargaining with public-sector employees. Midland PC incumbent Blaine Pedersen said his party is committed to providing predictable and sustainable increases to the minimum wage in the province. “Tying increases to the rate...

NDP Midland Candidate’s Campaign Draws On Personal Health Care Experiences

August 29, 2019

Pembina Valley Online - ...on their concerns, which is everybody's concerns," Friesen said. Other names on the ballot for Midland include Liberal Julia Sisler and incumbent Blaine Pedersen from the PC Party. Voting will take place Sept....

Nominations Finalized For Upcoming Provincial Election

August 28, 2019

Pembina Valley Online - ...division, which includes communities such as Carman, Elm Creek and Morris, three candidates have let their name stand; Cindy Friesen with the NDP, Blaine Pedersen of the PC and Julia Sisler of the Liberals. In the Morden-Winkler constituency, Robin Dalloo is running for NDP, Cameron Friesen of the PC party,...

Incumbent Midland MLA Hoping For Third Re-election

August 28, 2019

Pembina Valley Online - Blaine Pedersen of the Progressive Conservative Party is looking to snag another term as the MLA for Midland in the upcoming provincial election. He has been re-elected twice since he initially took the position in Manitoba's legislature in 2007. He has served as minister of infrastructure and is currently...

Manitoba Tories Would Relax Shopping Hours; Union Says Workers Would Lose Rights

August 23, 2019

ChrisD - ...of a labour management review committee on Aug. 8 calls for input on a proposal to repeal the legislation. Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Blaine Pedersen requested recommendations by Sept. 27 — 17 days after the election. Traeger, who is involved with the committee, said the Tory promise shows the...

MANITOBA VOTES: Pallister pledges to lift restrictions on Sunday, holiday shopping

August 23, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...of a labour management review committee on Aug. 8 calls for input on a proposal to repeal the legislation. Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Blaine Pedersen requested recommendations by Sept. 27 — 17 days after the election. Traeger, who is involved with the committee, said the Tory promise shows the...

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