Dwain Lingenfelter

Saskatchewan NDP Needs to Reclaim Its Legacy to Regain Power

Steve Lafleur | Posted 01.09.2012 | Canada Politics
Steve Lafleur

The NDP ran a campaign characterized by placating its union base. However, if the NDP wants to avoid becoming a permanent protest party, they need to expand their appeal beyond staunch NDP supporters. In order to do this, they should take a page from their party's policy playbook during the 1990s.

NDP Leader Resigns In Saskatchewan

CBC | Posted 01.08.2012 | Canada Politics

New Democratic Party Leader Dwain Lingenfelter has resigned after losing his Regina Douglas Park constituency. It's the first time an NDP leader ha...

Leaders Cast Their Votes In Saskatchewan

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2012 | Canada Politics

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. - The Saskatchewan Party destroyed all comers in a historic landslide victory Monday, knocking off the Opposition leader and putt...

Bloody Subliminal Messages In Sask. Election Ad?

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.04.2012 | Canada Politics

REGINA - A man has filed a complaint with Canada's broadcast standards council about a Saskatchewan Party election ad he says sends subliminal message...

What A Brad Wall Victory In Sask. Will Mean For Ottawa

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 01.04.2012 | Canada Politics

Saskatchewan will be voting on Monday and the polls indicate Brad Wall's Saskatchewan Party will be re-elected. But will the results in the Prairie pr...

Autism A Priority For Saskatchewan NDP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.31.2011 | Canada Politics

REGINA - The NDP is promising to help people with autism and their families if it wins the Saskatchewan election next Monday.Leader Dwain Lingenfelter...

Potash Focus Of Saskatchewan Leaders' Debate

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2011 | Canada Politics

REGINA - Saskatchewan's political leaders sparred over potash resource revenues in an election debate Tuesday night that saw a few good jabs, but no k...

The Saskatchewan Election Campaign So Far

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.24.2011 | Canada Politics

REGINA - The Saskatchewan election campaign has hit the halfway mark with lists of promises and a lot of handshaking, but political watchers say there...

Sask. Premier Stands By Candidate After Words On First Nations And Alcohol

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.24.2011 | Canada Politics

REGINA - In an election campaign that has been largely smooth sailing for Brad Wall and the Saskatchewan Party, comments from one candidate are making...

Saskatchewan Election Sees NDP Panicking

Steve Lafleur | Posted 12.19.2011 | Canada Politics
Steve Lafleur

The once-mighty NDP, led by rookie leader Dwain Lingenfelter, is poised for a humiliating defeat. There is a degree of panic in the party leadership and it is illustrated in their platform. Sensing little chance of winning, the NDP has resorted to old left policies in a desperate attempt to shore up support from unions.