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Province Introduces New Resources To Support Victims of Family Violence During Pandemic

May 19, 2020 PROVINCE INTRODUCES NEW RESOURCES TO SUPPORT VICTIMS OF FAMILY VIOLENCE DURING PANDEMIC – – – Texting Services are Available to Those with Safety Concerns: Cox The Manitoba government is launching new resources to help those affected by … Continue reading

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May 20, 2020 Herald article – We’re here to help constituents

We’re here to help constituents Despite the disruptions of COVID, my office continues to serve people during this uncertain time. In the past weeks I have sent hundreds of letters and emails to help area residents apply for government services. … Continue reading

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STATEMENT FROM PREMIER BRIAN PALLISTER ON MANITOBA’S 150TH ANNIVERSARY

May 12, 2020 The year 2020 marks the 150th anniversary of Manitoba becoming a province. During those 15 decades, people from all over the world have come to our keystone province in search for a safer, more prosperous life for … Continue reading

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Manitoba Government Announces Successful Efforts To Redirect Resources to Front Lines While Minimizing Layoffs

May 4, 2020 – – –Necessary Savings Achieved to Mitigate Massive COVID-19 Impacts Through Creativity and Teamwork: Fielding Thanks to the efforts of numerous government departments, Crown corporations and more than 100 other outside reporting entities outside of the health-care … Continue reading

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It’s Important to Stay Connected – April 22, 2020 Herald Article by Andrew Micklefield

While it is essential to stay home and physically distance when we are in public places, it’s equally important to stay connected to one another during the COVID-19 pandemic. Although I am unable to attend community events or meet people … Continue reading

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Striving to serve the community – March 25, 2020 Canstar Herald Column by Andrew Micklefield

The most fulfilling element of public service is serving people, meeting local community groups and addressing individual needs. During the first part of 2020 I was honoured to serve constituents in this way, immersing myself in the community before the … Continue reading

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Manitoba Government Introduces COVID-19 Emergency Supplement to Budget 2020

March 19, 2020 MANITOBA GOVERNMENT INTRODUCES COVID-19 EMERGENCY SUPPLEMENT TO BUDGET 2020 – – – Most Emergency-Ready Budget in Manitoba History: Fielding The Manitoba government is tabling a supplementary document that will outline measures in Budget 2020 to address the … Continue reading

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Budget 2020 Delivers Significant Tax Reductions

March 19, 2020 – – – Last Two Years of Tax Cuts Combined Largest in Manitoba History: Fielding Budget 2020 continues moving Manitoba forward and building a brighter future for all Manitobans, Finance Minister Scott Fielding announced today as he … Continue reading

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March 19, 2020 Private Member Statement on COVID-19 Measures by Andrew Micklefield

Madam Speaker, In these uncertain times, the COVID19 virus has brought with it a sense of unease and so it falls to us to offer compassion, calm reassurance and practical help as we seek to bring stability, care and hope … Continue reading

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Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) Bulletin #10

March 13, 2020 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) BULLETIN #10 To date, three presumptive positive cases of COVID-19 have been identified in Manitoba.  In addition, Manitoba public health officials are recommending that Manitobans should consider taking additional social distancing measures to prevent … Continue reading

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