David Neufeld

Green candidate in the Turtle Mountain Southern Manitoba race.

David can be reached at david.neufeld@greenparty.mb.ca.

Their response to our candidate questionnaire can be read below.

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Questionnaire Response

David Neufeld - Turtle Mountain

1. Why did you decide to run in the Manitoba election?

I’m ready to represent my neighbours. Not one of the other candidates lives in our constituency and I feel true, unbridled representation is key to citizen control of our governments. The Greens have got that and most everything in their platform right.

2. Why should a voter consider electing you to represent them?

I am in touch with our communities, have experience working on many boards locally and provincially. I am able to fully and freely represent our constituency. We have a great opportunity in this election to get two or three Green MLAs who can exert a very positive influence in minority government.

3. What key issue(s) / topic(s) will you stand for in your role as MLA, and why are these important to you?

Respectful municipal – provincial relations so we can get health care services and infrastructure projects happening as our local communities need them to happen. Also improved Indigenous – provincial relations happening so that reconciliation processes are prioritized to benefit us all. And, creating greater incentives to help us make changes toward improving how we can live with natural systems.

4. Do you have any other comments regarding your candidacy?

The rural area I wish to represent gets little attention from the province. Partly this is due to our tendency to vote for a Conservative MLA come hell or high water. I believe we will get attention once we vote differently. I’m ready to lead that difference.

Also, the Greens will push hard for Electoral Reform to ensure our individual votes count toward creating more responsive governments for future generations.

News that mentions David Neufeld

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Sprucing up the neighbourhood

December 12, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - They were like, ‘I want my Christmas tree! "My dad was a bit of a cheapskate, so he liked to wait until Dec. 23 to get our tree," Scott says, dressed in his usual work attire, boots, ski-pants and a red-and-black checkered lumberjack coat. Last year, Sharon, who didn’t provide her last name, picked up her family Christmas tree from a big-box store, at the tail end of a grocery run. Along with Christmas trees, shoppers can also pick small items like locally made candles from Barletta Beeswax. david.sanderson@freepress.mb.caPete’s Trees has quickly become a neighbourhood favourite.

GREY CUP GLORY: Bombers finally end 28-year championship drought with convincing win over Tiger-Cats

November 24, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - “It’s crazy, man, it’s nuts,” Demski said after hoisting the Grey Cup with confetti flying around the stage. Al Charest/PostmediaA dejected Hamilton Tiger-Cats quarterback Dane Evans walks off the field as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers celebrate in the background. The Bombers defeated the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 33-12 at the 107th Grey Cup in Calgary Sunday, November 24, 2019. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)Share: Blue Bombers 2019 Grey Cup champs! “This is where you want to end up every year, as Grey Cup champions.

Nominations Finalized For Upcoming Provincial Election

August 28, 2019

Pembina Valley Online - ...such as Melita, Boissevain, Pilot Mound and Manitou. Candidates include Richard Davies for the Liberals, Angie Herrera-Hildebrand for the NDP, David Neufeld for the Green Party, and Doyle Piwnuik for the PC party. Election day is September...