Momentum Keeps Building For Paul Dewar In Manitoba
January 16th, 2012
13 NDP MLAs endorse Dewar for leader of Canada's NDPPaul Dewar today announced 3 new endorsements from NDP MLAs in Manitoba.
"Our momentum is growing in communities across the country and Manitobans are helping lead the way," said Dewar. "I'm grateful for the support of so many respected MLAs. Together, we're building a team that can create a change in Ottawa."
Coming out in support of Paul Dewar today are:
- Andrew Swan, NDP MLA, Minister of Justice & Attorney General
- Deanne Crothers, NDP MLA
- Matt Wiebe, NDP MLA
These MLAs join an already impressive list of support from Manitoba New Democrats including:
- Nancy Allan, NDP MLA, Minister of Education
- Kevin Chief, NDP MLA, Minister of Children & Youth Opportunities
- Dave Chomiak, NDP MLA, Minister of Innovation, Energy & Mines
- Greg Dewar, NDP MLA
- Dave Gaudreau, NDP MLA
- Jennifer Howard, NDP MLA, Minister of Family Services & Labour
- Kerri Irvin-Ross, NDP MLA, Minister of Housing & Community Development
- Theresa Oswald, NDP MLA, Minister of Health
- Erin Selby, NDP MLA, Minister of Advanced Education & Literacy
- Stan Struthers, NDP MLA, Minister of Finance
Dewar has racked up more support from Manitoba MLAs (more than 1/3rd of the Manitoba NDP caucus) than any candidate in the race for NDP leader.