Greg Selinger

Worried? Do I Look Worried?

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.02.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - If Greg Selinger is worried about possibly getting kicked out of the Manitoba premier's office next Sunday, he's showing no signs of it.Sel...

Well, Well, Well...

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger has surpassed his two rivals in the fight for delegate support prior to next month's NDP leadership vote.Sel...

Leadership Hopefuls Claim Support From Same People

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Candidates in the race to become Manitoba NDP leader and premier are sometimes touting support from the same people.Delegates to the party'...

Embattled Premier's Ex-Chief Of Staff Gets 6-Figure Severance

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba taxpayers gave Premier Greg Selinger's former chief of staff $146,047 in severance pay when he parted ways with the government las...

Manitoba NDP May Backtrack On Leadership Race Rule

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba's governing New Democrats may backtrack on a rule for their March leadership vote that requires all delegates to cast their ballot...

Mud Flies In Manitoba NDP Leadership Race

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - There were more signs of turmoil within Manitoba's governing New Democrats Sunday — a party trying to find a civil resolution to an inter...

Selinger: Manitobans Want Tax Hike

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.11.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger is sticking with his commitment to the provincial sales tax hike that some believe is the reason he's fighti...

Manitoba NDP See Surge In Memberships

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba's governing New Democrats say the race for the party leadership has driven up membership numbers.The party says there are 12,238 p...

Last Chance For Manitoba NDP Leadership Hopefuls

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger and the two people trying to unseat him were busy rounding up new supporters Tuesday in advance of a midnigh...

Manitoba Premier Launches Campaign To Keep His Job

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger launched his campaign to keep his job Friday, filing nomination papers at NDP headquarters for a leadership ...

Manitoba's Troubled Premier Must Pay To Keep Leadership

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - If an internal revolt and rock-bottom poll numbers weren't enough, embattled Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger found out Tuesday he'll have to...

Not Exactly Ms. Popular

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. Premier Christy Clark is ending 2014 with her approval rating essentially unchanged — but her ranking still lands her among the least popular p...

Embattled Premier's Approval Rating Absurdly Low: Poll

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - A new opinion poll suggests Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger's approval rating is at an all-time low.Only 17 per cent of respondents to the A...

Manitoba NDP Council Allows Premier To Keep Job During Leadership Race

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.05.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Embattled Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger received the green light Saturday to continue to sit in the premier's chair while also running as ...

Pressure Mounts On Premier To Step Down

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger faced increasing pressure Thursday to step down while he faces a leadership challenge that will culminate in...

Embattled Premier Lives To Fight Another Day

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba's troubled NDP government survived a non-confidence motion in the legislature Monday, despite divisions within caucus.None of the ...

Premier Sorry For Not Telling Truth About Free NHL Ticket

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger apologized Friday for misleading the legislature about a National Hockey League ticket he received, but he s...

Selinger Makes Throne Speech Amid Revolt

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger promised new help for post-secondary students, a faster highway speed limit, and new restrictions on tanning...

Fighting For His Political Life

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger is fighting for his political life as he enters a new legislature session Thursday with an open revolt in hi...

Embattled Manitoba Premier Wins A Round

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Embattled Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger won a round in the battle over his leadership Saturday, as the provincial NDP executive agreed to ...

Embattled Premier Punishes 5 Ex-Ministers Who Questioned Leadership

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.13.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger has penalized six members of his caucus who openly challenged his leadership — the latest twist in a battl...

Embattled Premier's Big 'Advantage'

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.12.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Manitoba's governing New Democrats are wrestling with a political puzzle — how to hold a leadership race in which one candidate is the pr...

Call Election, Embattled Premier Urged

CP | Chinta Puxley, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.10.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - One of Manitoba's longest-serving cabinet ministers says the NDP can continue to govern the province during a leadership contest that could...

Manitoba's Embattled Premier To Face Party Vote

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Embattled Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger will face a party leadership vote at the provincial NDP's annual convention in March — the end r...

5 Manitoba Cabinet Ministers Quit

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.03.2015 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Five senior Manitoba cabinet ministers resigned Monday over concerns their leader had stopped listening to them and were quickly replaced b...