Regina Running Out of EI as Extended Benefits Kick In Elsewhere

September 22nd, 2016 Today’s Statistics Canada figures suggest that Regina workers are running out of Employment Insurance (EI) as extended...

Next NDP Leader Needs Strong Corporate Tax Plan

September 9th, 2016 Ahead of next week’s federal NDP caucus retreat, Regina–Lewvan MP Erin Weir is asking prospective leadership candidates...

Morneau & Doherty Must Include Regina in Extended EI

August 16th, 2016 Regina–Lewvan MP Erin Weir is calling on federal finance minister Bill Morneau to finally include Regina in...

MP Weir to Host Regina Town Hall on Electoral Reform

August 3rd, 2016   Regina–Lewvan MP Erin Weir will host a Regina town hall on electoral reform at 7pm on...

Emergency Meeting Needed on Phoenix Pay Debacle

July 25th, 2016 -- NDP Public Services and Procurement Critic, Erin Weir, made the following statement:   “I am calling,...

EI Figures Cast Doubt on Regina’s Exclusion

  July 21st, 2016   Today’s Statistics Canada figures indicate that Employment Insurance (EI) use has increased more in Regina...

Weir Asks Regina MPs to Co-Host Town Hall on Electoral Reform

June 28th, 2016   Regina–Lewvan MP Erin Weir is inviting Regina–Qu’Appelle MP Andrew Scheer and Regina–Wascana MP Ralph Goodale to...

Regina Short-Changed in Transit Funding

June 3rd, 2016   Regina–Lewvan MP Erin Weir, who has been speaking up in Parliament for more federal support for...

Ottawa Importing Steel as Canadian Mills Lay Off Workers

New Democrats Standing Up for Canadian Steel May 24th, 2016 Even as Canadian steel mills are laying off workers due...