Matt Wiebe

NDP candidate in the Concordia Winnipeg race.

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A look back at 2019

December 24, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...along with Jeff Wharton in the new constituency of Red River North, which includes East St. Paul. Incumbent NDP MLAs Jim Maloway (Elmwood) and Matt Wiebe (Concordia) were also elected. In Transcona, NDP candidate Nello Altomare unseated incumbent PC candidate Blair Yakimoski by a slim margin of 115...

Pallister says province can save $200M by shopping smarter

October 11, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...said new categories of smart shopping will be added in future years but didn’t provide additional details. In an email, NDP infrastructure critic Matt Wiebe said he’s not convinced government needed to order the private contract to group its purchases. “It shouldn’t take a $12-million dollar...

Gov’t looks at selling off provincially owned Amphibex machines

October 7, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...bit more predictability. The reality is that when we need them, when they need to be in place, we want these machines … to be ready to go,” said Matt Wiebe, the party’s infrastructure critic. The RFI document notes ice-breaking plays an important role in flood prevention on the lower Red River and...

Province ponders off-loading ice breaking equipment

October 7, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...your day? Get the day’s breaking stories, weather forecast, and more sent straight to your inbox every morning. Sign Up NDP infrastructure critic Matt Wiebe underscored springtime in Manitoba can be unpredictable and the machines should always be at the ready. "Ultimately, people want to make sure that...

Manitoba NDP introduce their shadow cabinet

September 27, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...leader; justice critic; spokesperson for missing and murdered Indigenous women, girls and two spirit people; spokesperson for veterans affairs. -Matt Wiebe: Opposition whip; municipal relations critic; infrastructure critic. -Bernadette Smith: Opposition caucus chair; mental health and addictions...

Altomare wins seat in Transcona

September 13, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...children’s education. We will help them with that.” First and foremost, though, Altomare said that he and his fellow NDP MLAs — which include Matt Wiebe (Concordia) and Jim Maloway (Elmwood) in northeast Winnipeg — will be working to “stabilize” the health care system. “We need the government...

Incumbents rewarded in northeast

September 13, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...of the Save the Concordia ER campaign. “I’m proud of the work we’ve done, and this is a big step in the right direction.” Incumbent NDP MLAs Matt Wiebe (Concordia) and Jim Maloway (Elmwood) were also re-elected. “Across the province, we are going to keep fighting,” Wiebe, who with 4,284 votes...

NDP makes gains but city still wears PC blue

September 11, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...regained control of Burrows with a victory by Diljeet Brar, and party mainstays Nahanni Fontaine (St. Johns), Bernadette Smith (Point Douglas) and Matt Wiebe (Concordia) continued to hold court. JENNIFER DOERKSEN / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Cindy Lamoureux talks to press at her office on Inkster after winning...

Les changements en santé doivent attendre disent les néo-démocrates | Élections Manitoba 2019

September 1, 2019

Ici Radio Canada / CBC Francais - ...veulent pouvoir participer à la discussion sur l’avenir du système de santé », a déclaré le candidat dans la circonscription de Concordia, Matt Wiebe. Le gouvernement conservateur a initié une transformation du système de santé, notamment des fermetures de salle d’urgences, dans le but de...

NDP refutes Tories’ carbon-tax claim

September 1, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...on functions of health authorities, among other things. "Manitobans want to have their say about the future of healthcare in our province," said Matt Wiebe, the party’s candidate for Concordia who has served as its health critic, during a press conference at the NDP headquarters on Portage Avenue. ...

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