Ed Ackerman

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Candidates pitch poverty fixes

October 17, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...Simply add a form of payment and pay only 27¢ per article. In addition to Bowman, the participants were Doug Wilson, Umar Hayat, Tim Diack, Ed Ackerman and Don Woodstock. Missing from the event were Venkat Machiraju and Jenny Motkaluk. “I think the city is doing good things,” said Brian Bowman,...

Ce que vous promettent les candidats à la mairie de Winnipeg

October 17, 2018

Ici Radio Canada / CBC Francais - ...et interdire les sacs de plastique. Doug Wilson, ancien maire de Morden, est candidat à la mairie de Winnipeg. Photo : Radio-Canada/Jaison Empson Ed Ackerman Impôt foncier : Le candidat n’a aucune position sur le sujet. Portage et Main : La position d’Ed Ackerman sur la question nécessite plus...

Eccentricities part of the democratic process

October 13, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...door to unconventional candidates and, by the standards of polite company anywhere, some of the current candidates are exceedingly unconventional. Ed Ackerman, of no fixed address, has repeatedly used jokes to dodge serious questions at mayoral forums. He has pledged to build a $400-million "negative toll...

Automobiles et loisirs font réagir les candidats à la mairie de Winnipeg

October 11, 2018

Ici Radio Canada / CBC Francais - ...en lien avec la pratique du vélo en veilleuse dans notre ville régie par les automobiles? OUI : Vankat Rao Machiraju, Brian Bowman NON : Ed Ackerman, Doug Wilson, Umar Hayat, Don Woodstock, Tim Diack, Jennifer Motkaluk Après avoir terminé la construction du Transitway Sud-Ouest, qui a déjà...

Mayoral debate features a few jabs, no knockout blows

October 11, 2018

Winnipeg Sun - ...for,” Bowman said. Motkaluk rebuffed those claims, stating that all the things she has costed out have funding sources attached to them. Ed Ackerman, who revealed he was homeless in an earlier mayoral debate, said if he was mayor he’d reduce the police budget from 27% to 10%. Diack, a current...

Answers in mayoral debate range from Portage and Main to Panama Canal

October 11, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...only 27¢ per article. However, due to the debate's rules only two candidates could answer why they held up their signs, leaving fringe candidates Ed Ackerman and Umar Hayat to explain their reasons. At one point, all candidates were given tiny "yes" and "no" signs, which they could hold up to answer four...

How to watch Winnipeg’s 8 mayoral candidates debate crime, infrastructure on CBC

October 11, 2018

CBC Manitoba - ...will debate crime and safety, transportation, and their vision for Winnipeg's future at CBC Manitoba Thursday night. All eight candidates — Ed Ackerman, Brian Bowman, Tim Diack, Umar Hayat, Venkat Machiraju, Jenny Motkaluk, Doug Wilson and Don Woodstock — are set to take part in the televised...

Newcomers question mayoral hopefuls

October 7, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...make sure this makes a positive impression. We are not going to have any personal attacks." All six candidates who participated in the forum — Ed Ackerman, incumbent Mayor Brian Bowman, Tim Diack, Umar Hayat, Doug Wilson and Don Woodstock — earned extra speaking time for their good behaviour. The...

Mayoral candidates discuss making Winnipeg more inclusive at new forum

October 6, 2018

CTV - ...there's never been one." said Brian Bowman. "I agree with the mayor to have an inclusion policy, but would like to have it include everyone," said Ed Ackerman. "You look at the cross section of police officers, there's a lot of women, but the diversity is not entirely reflective of Winnipeg," said Tim...

Diversity in spotlight at mayoral debate

October 5, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ... Seven of the eight mayoral candidates were there — incumbent Brian Bowman, Umar Hayat, Tim Diack, Doug Wilson, Venkat Machiraju, Woodstock and Ed Ackerman. “Until we change that, it won’t happen,” he said at the forum organized by the Pakistan and Muslim community at the Grand Mosque on Waverley...

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