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  1. Manitoba premier's emergency return could be lengthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | GlobalNews

    ... the legal authority, to make those decisions and to give those directions." Former NDP premiers Greg Selinger and Gary Doer had vacation homes just across the Manitoba-Ontario boundary, Swan said, which meant they were "two, or at most three, hours ...

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  2. If they took a holiday ... so what?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Brandon Sun

    ... of ordinary Canadians than some silliness about vacation destinations. Does anyone happen to think former premiers Gary Doer and Greg Selinger never vacationed out of the country? Or that previous prime ministers never sought a warm weather ...

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  3. Premier unplugged: Brian Pallister defends sparse email useRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | CBC News

    ... in the province while vacationing in Costa Rica. (CBC) Andrew Swan, the NDP MLA for Minto, said both premiers Gary Doer and Greg Selinger were fully plugged-in and available on email throughout their time in office. 'He's driving this bus and if ...

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  4. Top 50 questions of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Brandon Sun

    ... More than four months later, a memorial service was held in his honour with dignitaries such as former premier Gary Doer in attendance. Who was he? 3. In April, the Manitoba Mtis Federation celebrated a landmark decision from the Supreme Court of ...

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  5. 2017 may be year the ground shakes in Manitoba politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | CBC News

    ... NDP managers such as Michael Balagus (chief of staff to Selinger and former premier and political master Gary Doer), Paul Vogt (clerk of the executive council) and Eugene Kostyra (former cabinet minister and adviser) were gone. Interim Opposition ...

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  6. Canada-US relations will survive Donald Trump's presidency, ambassadors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Canada.com

    Canadians should not worry that the unexpected ascendancy of Donald J. Trump as U.S. president will undo decades of strong relations between the two countries, two former United States and Canadian ambassadors said Friday. Gordon Giffin, the former U.S. ambassador to Canada under Bill Clinton, and Gary Doer, the former Manitoba premier and ambassador to the U.S. under Barack Obama, sought to calm concerns of B.C.'s business elite that Trump, as an outsider, could wreck US-Canada relations.

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  7. Former diplomats urge Canadians to calm down, accept U.S. elections resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Gary Doer addresses the Vancouver Board of Trade in downtown Vancouver, B.C. Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012. Doer and Gordon Giffin, a former U.S. ambassador to Canada appointed by Bill Clinton, urged Canadians to accept the election results during a joint presentation to the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade on Friday.

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  8. Trump impact on Canada? A forum in Vancouver to discuss highly-contested topicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | GlobalNews

    ... deeper into the prospects of Trump's presidency for the local economy and business community. Speakers include Gary Doer, former Canadian Ambassador to U.S. under Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Gordon Giffin, former U.S. Ambassador to Canada ...

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  9. PC government dodges bullet from the north at end of sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | CBC News

    ... path toward his goals of fiscal sobriety, improved services and lower taxes. Former ambassador and Premier Gary Doer's fireside chat did not include condemnation of Trump's rhetoric (Sean Kavanagh CBC News) It's a strategic decision, to be sure. And ...

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  10. Gary Doer says Donald Trump could 'exceed expectations' as presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | CBC News

    Former Canadian ambassador to the United States, Gary Doer, speaks about Canada/US relations after the election of Donald Trump as US president elect at a Chamber of Commerce luncheon in Winnipeg, Wednesday, November 9, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods As concerned Canadian businesses eye the future of the Canada-U.S. trade relationship under a Donald Trump presidency, former ambassador Gary Doer says Ottawa needs to leverage its role as an essential ally and customer to the United States.

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  11. Former Canadian ambassador to the United States, Gary Doer, speaks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | CTV

    The man who served as Canada's ambassador to the United States up until March does not appear overly concerned about the impact of Donald Trump's election win on business. Gary Doer told a chamber of commerce luncheon in Winnipeg that while president-elect Trump has criticized free-trade deals, he has pro-trade people on his transition team such as New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.

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  12. Trump Will Exceed Expectations: DoerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | CKNW News Talk 980

    As the political landscape starts shifting south of the border, Canadians are also reacting to a potential bumpy ride ahead with Donald Trump as President of the United States. However, former Canadian ambassador to the United States and former Manitoba premier Gary Doer does not think the next four years will be all that turbulent.

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  13. Former Manitoba Premier Gary Doer to speak about U.S. election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | GlobalNews

    As the political landscape starts shifting south of the border, Canadians are also reacting to a potential bumpy ride ahead. Former Canadian Ambassador to the U.S. and former Manitoba Premier Gary Doer is set to speak at the RBC Convention Centre Wednesday, about the election outcome.

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  14. TPP ratification down to the wire in waning Obama White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... the Ontario Economic Summit on Friday in Niagara-on-the Lake, Ont. Canada's most recent ambassador to Washington, Gary Doer, said Mr. Obama plans a public push for the TPP's passage to explain the improvements made during the trade negotiations in ...

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  15. 'Wear a helmet': Former Canadian ambassador says US election will be tightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | CBC News

    Former Canadian ambassador to the U.S. Gary Doer said Tuesday's American election is going to be close. Like just about everybody else, Gary Doer said he'll be watching the American election on Tuesday night, and he expects it to be a close race.

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  16. Low-tuition policy needs to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    ... on tuition fees. Cheap university tuition was an article of faith for the New Democratic governments of Gary Doer and Greg Selinger. Gary Filmon's Progressive Conservative government before them was unwilling to challenge it. As a result, Manitoba ...

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  17. Former ambassador Gary Doer appears on CTV's Question Period.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | CTV

    Former ambassador Gary Doer says a Republican-controlled House would be better for Canadian trade, despite the anti-trade politics of the party's presidential nominee, Donald Trump. Speaking to Evan Solomon, host of CTV's Question Period, Doer predicted Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton is more likely to win the White House, and that whichever party takes the presidency will also win the Senate.

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  18. Electoral reform in Manitoba: Different system would bring very different resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | CBC News

    ... from changes that would move away from a majority model," said Thomas Thomas says the NDP under former premier Gary Doer briefly flirted with the idea, but instead opted to focus on changes to the current system, such as longer advanced voting ...

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  19. Local politicians mourn death of former Alberta premier Jim PrenticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | CBC News

    ... said. "He was a fine athlete, a fine business person and a real community guy," he said. "We'll all miss him." Gary Doer, former NDP Manitoba premier and former Canadian ambassador to the United States, also sent his condolences to the Prentice ...

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  20. The Israel ObsessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Counterpunch

    ... my knowledge it is the only openly racist organization 'leftists' continue to associate with. Manitoba NDP Premier Gary Doer was honoured at a 2006 JNF Negev Dinner, as was cabinet minister Christine Melnick in 2011. During a 2010 trip to Israel ...

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