Manitoba NDP (@mbndp )

Manitoba NDP

Bio Your Manitoba New Democratic Party // Led by @wabkinew

Authorized by the CFO for the Manitoba NDP

Location Manitoba
Tweets 6,0K
Followers 3,0K
Following 647
Account created 03-08-2009 21:46:57
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Twitter Web App : Rent is due today. So many families arent sure how they will pay. Some landlords want to help, but cant afford to give their tenants a break. There is a solution.
Were calling on the province to allow tenants to defer their rent interest-free for at least 6 months.

Twitter Web App : Every person who works in a school or child care centre plays a role in our students education, from teachers and EAs to bus drivers.

Now is not the time for job cuts or layoffs—putting people out of work now will only make things worse.

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Twitter Web App : If you agree, sign our petition here: mbndp.ca/cover_pharmaca…

Twitter Web App : before the new fiscal year starts April 1. We’re calling on the government to cover the costs of refills for the next 60 days so no person has to pay out of pocket for the drugs they need as a result of COVID-19 measures.

Twitter Web App : Manitobans who rely on Pharmacare are having to budget for the government’s decision to limit prescription refills to 30 days at a time. These are families that would’ve typically gotten a prescription filled now to last them the next few months

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Twitter Web App : My condolences to the friends and family of the woman who passed away today due to COVID-19. Our thoughts are with you and our hearts go out to you

Twitter Web App : It’s time to help small businesses through this difficult time

✅ Providing grants and interest-free loans to ease cash flow problems
✅ Subsidize workers wages up to 75% so employers can continue payroll

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Twitter Web App : I’m immensely proud of this team, your team.

We’ll stop the health care cuts 🛑 ✂️

Launch a school breakfast program

And work to solve the climate crisis!

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Twitter Web App : When kids are hungry we should feed them.

It helps them perform better at school and helps all the other kids too.

Not sure which planet the Conservatives are from:

No state-funded cafeterias: Pallister pans proposal to provide free school breakfasts
cbc.ca/news/canada/ma…

Twitter Web App : Feeding hungry kids is a “bad idea?”

I don’t know why the Pallister conservatives have this guy as their spokesperson.

Tory MLA calls proposed breakfast program a 'bad idea' | CTV News winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/tory-mla-calls…

Twitter Web App : Had a great time this week delivering oranges, poinsettias and helping distribute Winnipeg Harvest at community hubs around Fort Rouge. Happy Holidays! 🎄

Twitter Web App : Louis Riel is the 1st Premier of Manitoba - I introduced a Bill today to make it official.
A good way to celebrate Manitoba’s 150th!

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Twitter Web App : We brought forward a bill to fulfill our campaign promise to end mandatory overtime for nurses.
When nurses are forced to work another shift it disrupts their lives and puts patients at risk.
Congrats Uzoma Asagwara for bringing this forward.

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Twitter Web App : I presented Bill 204 to the House yesterday to ensure our children are in the hands of qualified teachers and professionals in the face of larger class sizes, and limited support for teachers and students with exceptional needs, under the Pallister government. #mbpoli

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Twitter Web App : NDP looking to end mandatory overtime for nurses winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/ndp-looking-to…

Twitter Web App : Great time in Hollow Water as folks celebrated hometown hero Ian Bushie’s election as the MLA for Keewatinook!

Twitter Web App : Liquor Mart employees deserve to feel safe in their workplaces and should see timelines for response measures. Need peace/police officer at every store immediately and construction of secure entrances should be highest priority Jeff Wharton Michelle Gawronsky cbc.ca/news/canada/ma…

Twitter Web App : A resolution calling for immediate action to save Lake Winnipeg was just passed with 95% support from Manitoba municipalities.
Let’s push the province to do the right thing and build the North End Water Treatment Plant

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Twitter Web App : My condolences to the family of Hunter Straight Smith. Gone too soon.
We must do better for all our kids

Twitter Web App : Bernadette and I invite all community(ies), families and stakeholders to a COMMUNITY GATHERING on WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 6TH, 2019 beginning at 6:00PM at WILLIAM WHYTE SCHOOL (200 Powers St.).

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