Rana Bokhari Articles

Cut the Tax on Cut ‘n’ Colours: Bokhari

Cut the Tax on Cut ‘n’ Colours: Bokhari

Manitoba Liberals would remove the PST from salon services over $50 if elected in April. Leader Rana Bokhari says the tax targets women and is harmful to the province's economy. PST is already exempt from salon services under $50. “This is one of the most blatant tax...

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Manitoba Liberals Would Pave the Way for Uber

Manitoba Liberals Would Pave the Way for Uber

WINNIPEG -- If Liberal leader Rana Bokhari were to lead the next provincial government, ride-sharing service Uber would be welcomed in Manitoba. Bokhari said Thursday her government would work with the taxi industry and drivers to make the transition fair and...

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Liberals Tackling Price of Beer and Wine in Manitoba

Liberals Tackling Price of Beer and Wine in Manitoba

WINNIPEG -- Manitoba's Liberals could be opening the possibility for some privatization when it comes to how liquor is sold in the province. Leader Rana Bokhari introduced the idea of improving liquor pricing on Wednesday during a news conference outside of the Liquor...

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Rana Bokhari to Seek Fort Rouge Legislature Seat

Rana Bokhari to Seek Fort Rouge Legislature Seat

WINNIPEG -- Manitoba's Liberal leader will seek a legislature seat in the constituency of Fort Rouge in next spring's provincial election. Rana Bokhari was chosen as the party's leader in 2013, but has never held public office. “Fort Rouge is a constituency with a...

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Manitoba Liberals Would Ban LGBTQ Conversion Therapy

Manitoba Liberals Would Ban LGBTQ Conversion Therapy

WINNIPEG -- Manitoba's Liberal party would ban LGBTQ* conversion therapy if elected to form the next provincial government. Leader Rana Bokhari says the therapy represents a serious threat to the health and well-being of those affected. “We need to send a clear...

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Manitoba Liberals Target Mental Health in Platform

Manitoba's Liberal party has released the first part of its platform targeting mental health issues and ensuring Manitobans are covered to see a psychologist under Medicare. Leader Rana Bokhari outlined her vision on Wednesday, saying one in five Canadians suffer from...

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NDP Can No Longer Govern for Manitoba: Bokhari

WINNIPEG -- Manitoba Liberal leader Rana Bokhari says the political infighting happening with the province's NDP government shows they can't govern for Manitoba voters. “While the NDP is playing political games, Manitoba families will suffer,” said Bokhari....

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Manitoba Liberals Would Spend Tax Hike on Infrastructure

By Sarah Klein If the Manitoba Liberals form the next provincial government, the one percent PST hike will be dedicated squarely to the province's infrastructure deficit. Liberal leader Rana Bokhari said on Tuesday the additional one percent PST increase from last...

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