Justin Shannon

NDP candidate in the Spruce Woods Southern Manitoba race.

Justin can be reached at justin.shannon@mbndp.ca, or by calling 204-721-3048.

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Canadians with disabilities should be part of diversity discussion

October 10, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - Working-age women with mild disabilities who are employed made 24 per cent less than their male counterparts and 13 per cent less than women without disabilities. At the end of September, newly sworn-in NDP MLA Uzoma Asagwara (Union Station) boasted on Twitter about the diversity of the NDP caucus. At the end of September, newly sworn-in NDP MLA Uzoma Asagwara (Union Station) boasted on Twitter about the diversity of the NDP caucus. Working-age women with mild disabilities who are employed made 24 per cent less than their male counterparts and 13 per cent less than women without disabilities. Those with no disabilities had a higher median after-tax personal income ($39,000) than those with milder disabilities ($34,300) and those with more severe disabilities ($19,200)."

NDP sweep in northern Manitoba, while rural south stays blue, CBC projects

September 10, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...defeated his NDP opponent by just 1,135 votes. In Spruce Woods, the newest Brandon riding, Cliff Cullen of the PCs ran against New Democrat Justin Shannon, Liberal Jennifer Harcus and Green candidate Gordon Beddome. Education minister Kelvin Goertzen defended the riding he's held since 2003. (John...

PCs take all 3 Brandon seats

September 10, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...reelected for a third term as the Progressive Conservative MLA for the riding. Cullen is the only candidate to have previously run in the riding. Justin Shannon, a previous president of the Brandon University Students Union, carried the NDP banner, while Jennifer Harcus represented the Liberals. Gordon...

Manitoba votes 2019

September 5, 2019

My Westman - ...responses had to be condensed. Here, you can find the full responses from the Spruce Woods candidate who sent in a response. NDP candidate Justin Shannon, Green candidate Gordon Beddome and Liberal candidate Jennifer Harcus did not send in their responses before the Banner & Press's print deadline. If...

Wheat City choices: Three seats up for grabs, Brandon East battle is one to watch

August 29, 2019

CTV - ...and that people should be concerned with the cuts to health care and education. SPRUCE WOODS In Spruce Woods, Cliff Cullen is the PC incumbent. Justin Shannon is running for the NDP. Jennifer Harcus is the Liberal candidate. Gordon Beddome is the Green Party...

Trying to predict the outcome of Manitoba’s vote? Ask a psychic

August 15, 2019

Global News - “People in Manitoba are kinda tired of chaos and they’re wanting to keep things kind of the same and they’re wanting to keep things from exploding too big. “You’re going to see a lot of people who actually like Lamont, because he’s going to come in with financial plans and policies. He’s a Taurus — he’s in charge of monetary systems, he’s in charge of financial systems. “The Green party, over the next seven years, are going to do better than they’ve done in a while. Of course, if you don’t believe any of this stuff, you can always try to prognosticate using more… conventional methods.