Jeff Wharton

PC candidate in the Red River North Southern Manitoba race.

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Province committed to supporting veterans

November 10, 2019

My Steinbach - ...organizations will increase to 30-70 from 25-75 on an interim basis, as set forth in the province’s 100-day plan,” Crown Services Minister Jeff Wharton said. “Veterans, both past and present, served, fought and continue to shape our country. Their willingness to give everything they had has...

Legions to get great share of VLT revenue

November 6, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...providing veterans’ organizations a greater share of video lottery terminal (VLT) revenues. A government document shows Crown Services Minister Jeff Wharton directed the Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation to raise the organizations’ share of VLT revenues from 25% to 30%, at least until the end...

Gas bill for average residence will fall by $127

November 1, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...month. "It's a bad move, because this is going to mean a bigger carbon footprint for our province," leader Wab Kinew said. At the time, Conservative Jeff Wharton, the new minister of Crown Services, didn't explain the government's reasoning in ordering the end of the program. Christle said the hearing also...

Le gouvernement du Manitoba embauche l’ex-premier ministre saskatchewanais

October 31, 2019

Ici Radio Canada / CBC Francais - ...pour présider une révision d’Hydro-Manitoba. L’annonce a été faite jeudi à Winnipeg par ministre provincial des Services de la Couronne, Jeff Wharton. M. Wall aura entre autres, la mission d’évaluer le projet du barrage Keeyask, celui de la ligne de transmission Bipole III ainsi que les...

Ex-premier Wall hired to review Manitoba Hydro projects

October 31, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...issues, and the large-scale cost and financial implications these projects have for Manitoba Hydro and Manitoba ratepayers," Crown Services Minister Jeff Wharton said in the news release. "This important work will assist our government in avoiding the mistakes we inherited and will strengthen Manitoba...

New title and new faces as Pallister changes up cabinet

October 31, 2019

Manitoba Cooperator - ...Development to minister of municipal relations, Minister Cathy Cox will add the status of women to her portfolio of sport, culture and heritage, and Jeff Wharton will continue to act as Crown services minister, a role he took on in addition to minister of municipal relations after the September election. New...

Eichler out as Manitoba’s agriculture minister

October 23, 2019

Manitoba Cooperator - ...Minister of Conservation and Climate Rochelle Squires (Riel) as Minister of Municipal Relations and Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs Jeff Wharton (Red River North) as Minister of Crown Services Cathy Cox (Kildonan-River East) Minister Responsible for the Status of Women and Minister for...

Goertzen Remains Education Minister

October 23, 2019

Steinbach Online - ...Squires (MLA for Riel) will be the new minister for the Department of Municipal Relations, and minister responsible for Francophone Affairs. • Jeff Wharton (MLA for Red River North) will retain his responsibilities as the Minister for the Department of Crown Services. • Cathy Cox (MLA for...

Pallister shuffles cabinet, adds two portfolios

October 23, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...corporation Efficiency Manitoba. New portfolios • Rochelle Squires (Riel) is the new minister of municipal relations and francophone affairs. • Jeff Wharton (Red River North) retains his role as minister of Crown services, which he picked up last month after former minister Colleen Mayer lost her bid for...

New faces and new departments as Manitoba’s cabinet sworn in

October 23, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...Development and Training — a new department. Rochelle Squires remains in cabinet but with the new role of Municipal Relations Minister, which Jeff Wharton previously held. Squires retains her role as the minister responsible for Francophone Affairs; she was previously the minister of Sustainable...

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