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The Canadian Press: Staffer severance payments reach $1.7M after Manitoba government changes hands

February 20, 2024 — 
Staffer severance payments reach $1.7M after Manitoba government changes hands

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Globe and Mail: Poilievre would ‘work towards meeting’ 2-per-cent NATO target

February 15, 2024 — 
Poilievre would ‘work towards meeting’ 2-per-cent NATO target

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CTV Winnipeg: Stefanson no longer leader of Manitoba PCs, interim leader to be named soon

January 16, 2024 — 
Stefanson no longer leader of Manitoba PCs, interim leader to be named soon

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CityNews: Former Manitoba cabinet minister accused by colleagues of trying to rush mine project days after losing election

January 4, 2024 — 
Former Manitoba cabinet minister accused by colleagues of trying to rush mine project days after losing election

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The Manitoba Legislative Building in winter. // Image from the Legislative Assembly/Facebook.

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Canadian Press: High expectations, tight budget pose a challenge for Manitoba’s new premier

December 22, 2023 — 
High expectations, tight budget pose a challenge for Manitoba's new premier

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The Conversation: The Middle East and Ukraine: The rules of war depend on the nature of the conflict

December 15, 2023 — 
Even in war, there are rules that are supposed to be followed by way of several multilateral legal frameworks that govern warfare and issues like the treatment of combatants and civilians.

A group of 14 students dressed in business clothes.

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UM and UW celebrate 50 years of joint Masters of Public Administration program

December 14, 2023 — 
In 2026, the joint Masters of Public Administration (MPA) program offered by the University of Manitoba and University of Winnipeg will celebrate its 50th anniversary. On November 23, 2023, a reception was held to kick off a series of events to honour their milestone year.  A number of alumni, current students and public administration leaders, along with MPA faculty and senior university officials from both institutions joined together to celebrate excellence in public administration education and launch a 50th anniversary scholarship donation campaign.

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Winnipeg Free Press: ‘Big commitments’ promised Kinew to deliver first throne speech Tuesday

November 21, 2023 — 
‘Big commitments’ promised Kinew to deliver first throne speech Tuesday

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Global News: Humanitarian aid to Gaza delayed

October 23, 2023 — 
Humanitarian aid to Gaza delayed

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CBC Manitoba: Departing premier Heather Stefanson apologizes for ‘hurting Manitobans’ with landfill-search ads

October 16, 2023 — 
PC leader expresses discomfort with campaign, says she had to take combative tone

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