Nello Altomare

NDP candidate in the Transcona Winnipeg race.

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‘Suddenly the balloon pops’: Election campaign defeat can take emotional toll on candidates

September 22, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...had an advantage over his opponents in the race for the Transcona seat. That made the Progressive Conservative candidate's defeat by the NDP's Nello Altomare a surprise to many observers, including himself. The fact that he lost by among the slimmest of margins — 115 votes — doesn't make it easier to...

Progressive Conservatives win second consecutive majority – The Uniter

September 19, 2019

The Uniter (UofW) - seat, losing official party status. Numerous elected members of the legislative assembly studied at the University of Winnipeg, including Nello Altomare, Uzoma Asagwara, Wab Kinew, Cindy Lamoureux, Andrew Micklefield, Bernadette Smith and Rochelle Squires. While issues surrounding post-secondary...

Altomare wins seat in Transcona

September 13, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...the provincial Legislature. There is a new face representing Transcona in the provincial Legislature. On Sept. 10, New Democratic Party candidate Nello Altomare defeated the incumbent Progressive Conservative candidate Blair Yakimoski by a scant 115 votes. “It’s such a humbling experience, that every...

Incumbents rewarded in northeast

September 13, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...“We’ll keep working on that. The public was very engaged in that issue, and I expect they’ll continue to be.” In Transcona, the NDP’s Nello Altomare, a former teacher and administrator in the River East Transcona School Division, defeated incumbent Blair Yakimoski (PC) by 115 votes, 4,029 to...

Meet the 13 rookie MLAs elected in Manitoba

September 11, 2019

CTV - ...that offers culturally appropriate supports to families and children. He has also owned and operated a gas station for 20 years. Transcona: Nello Altomare (NDP) NDP Nello Altomare took the Transcona seat from PC Blair Yakimoski, though it was a tight race. A recently retired teacher and principal in...

NDP makes gains but city still wears PC blue

September 11, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - St. Vital. NDP Leader Wab Kinew (who won in Fort Rouge) saw his party retake control of a couple of key seats it lost in 2016: in Transcona, Nello Altomare beat out PC incumbent Blair Yakimoski; in St. James, Adrien Sala held off PC challenger Michelle Richard. The biggest NDP win in the city belonged...

Meet the rookies: Manitobans elect 13 new MLAs

September 11, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...profile. He also served on the boards for the John Howard Society of Manitoba and the Centre for Aboriginal Human Resource Development. Transcona: Nello Altomare (NDP) Nello Altomare is the new NDP MLA for Transcona. (NDP) Nello Altomare defeated the PCs' Blair Yakimoski to win Transcona for the New...

These are the incumbent Manitoba MLAs who were unseated in the election

September 11, 2019

CBC Manitoba - ...Liberal candidate Loren Braul. Blair Yakimoski, PC incumbent in Transcona PC incumbent Blair Yakimoski lost out to rookie NDP candidate Nello Altomare in Transcona after serving since 2016. The former grocery store owner was new to politics when he won the 2016 election by nearly 1,700 votes....

Altomare seeking seat in Transcona

August 15, 2019

Winnipeg Free Press - ...your trial! To continue reading, we recommend our Read Now Pay Later membership. Simply add a form of payment and pay only 27¢ per article. Nello Altomare, a former teacher and school administrator, is the provincial New Democratic Party candidate for Transcona. Nello Altomare, a former teacher and...

NDP kick off unofficial election campaign

June 23, 2019

Winnipeg Sun - ...Garry) 18. Matt Wiebe (Concordia) INCUMBENT 19. Mike Moyes (Riel) 20. Mitch Obach (Selkirk) 21. Nahanni Fontaine (St. Johns) INCUMBENT 22. Nello Altomare (Transcona) 23. Sam Okoi (Springfield-Ritchot) 24. Sarah Pinsent (Interlake-Gimli) 25. Shelley Wiggins (Swan River) 26. Ted Marcelino (Tyndall...