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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - April 8, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Getty survives Winnipeg free Aufu up photo j party antics Alberta tories reject review Calgary up Alberta conservatives voted yesterday against reviewing the leadership of Premier Don Getty next after Getty delivered an emotion Al address appealing for More than 500 voting delegates turned Down a Resolution that would have required a leadership review next they voted to strike a committee to review the party Constitution for a leadership review and prepare constitutional Amend ments for next years that would set Back a leadership review to 1992 at the if at Many conservatives hold the year old former football player and businessman personally responsible for the party sliding Only after loss a Resolution from the three Hills Riding association would have changed the party Constitution to include a yearly leadership starting next the Constitution now allows for a review Only after the party loses an the conservatives have been in Power in Alberta for 19 the last five under in an address which immediately preceded discussion on the constitutional Getty acknowledged the last few years have been Tough for him and the conserva Many issues have created heat for i know you can stand the heat and so can he said in his 50mi Nute which started out with a Light show and video presenta he defended his governments deficit financing sore Point with Many tories and he said his government has handled the Economy Well despite the dramatic drop in Oil revenues due to Low world after the former Cabinet minister Marv Moore said he was disappointed there wont be a Leader ship review next i think Getty should take the Opportunity Over the next year to reflect upon his approach to various said a former Mem Ber of Gettys Cabinet who has be come one of his harshest Moore said a review May not now come until a year before the next which could Hurt the you cant go into an election without the party members being 100 per cent behind the Leader and you wont get that unless you have a vote on the he the Resolution for a leadership review got support from Only about a dozen three Hills Riding president Art Griffiths said an annual review would make the Leader More accountable to the Getty took Over As party Leader from former Premier Peter Lough eed in when Low Oil prices were turning huge budget surpluses from a decade earlier into huge his years in office have also seen a number of government backed Busi Ness ventures go bad and the col lapse of several financial ins Titu helping hand a Vancouver police Clad in Short sleeved overturned vehicle Back onto its there were no uses one hand to help a to truck operator flip an serious injuries reported in the Accident Meech hearings plan raises doubts by John Douglas and Pauline Compau Manitoba opposition leaders fear average canadians will lie unable to express their views under Ottawa plans for Public hearings into the Meech Lake Liberal Leader Sharon Carstairs said she is especially concerned about the time frames and restrictions to be used to decide who will car doer fear restrictions Gas fireplaces 595 my 6693028 1801 a Flat 4889186 Kenaston mall hours to 9 Lolo i saturday and sunday april 7 and 8 260 Nassau interest free financing until 1 pc offer Ondl api u 90 Winnipeg fireplace 1318 Portage Penin indoor vehicle equipment auction april 21st tools shop equipment vehicles mor Dycks 5 Miles South of the flood Way approximately 150 units to be sold auctioneers note this next Sale to Are accepting consignments of farm Machin for Sellers Book now for All the included in this Sale Are dealer privately owned vehicles Good Quality mid size and econ omy cars half three Quarter ton pickups four wheel drives trucks vans lease returns Bank motorcycles tvs motor Homes boats motors tools shop All of these Are sold at our Yard with different consignments being accepted each completely unreserved we Are instructed to sell Manitoba Hydro vehicles by simply visiting you could win o new Colour As o new resident you i o gift certificate Fiona Saf Coy your tent is based on you Elliis could mean tents of Low As pet month h attractive Bachelor suites ready for viewing program fear its l Hoik medical Alert some buildings with recreation Ond social programs apartments available in Central James and Charleswood for immediate occupancy if qualified of Winnipeg regional housing authority for list see free april next Sale featuring Industrial equip ment is on May Moryck auctions auctioneers Dennis Ken Morrow 2376944 they Ottawa have set extremely strict guidelines on who they will hear and who they Carstairs the final Choice is up to that is rather a selective Choice and it is exactly what they did in the summer of it was announced Friday that a House of commons promised by prime minister Mulroney a few weeks will hear Public presentations on Meech in Yellowknife and Johns before returning to the National capita for final the committee will sit for four Days in Winnipeg from april former sports minister Jean Charest said in a recent interview that with Meech Lake set to expire june time restrictions will allow hearings in Only the selected we were faced with the possibility of spending 60 per cent of our time travelling and Only 40 per cent listening to he instead of we will hold Central hearings and pay for wit Nesses to come to witnesses in Alberta and Saskatchewan will be flown to hearings in Manitoba or British Charest those wishing to appear have been asked to deliver a on Page sum Mary of their position to the com Mittee by and then a com plete Brief by april decisions on who will be heard will be Maue by i he Charest said Hie Nuisl Complete its hearings by May h if it is to write a report to Parlia ment by its May 18 were dealing with a very time he the has to be translated and All before May and that does not allow for a City Mycity while Manitoba new democratic party Leader Gary doer also voiced some concerns about the he said he wanted to be As positive As they Are better than no Public he in but i am pleased they Are coming to Winnipeg to hear directly from the Manitoba although they Are maintain ing the ability to censor what presentations they will hear or both Carstairs and doer said the hearings May be a wasted considering recent both said that Quebec Resolution ruling out changes to the Accord before or after the june plus newfoundlands withdrawal of add new nails to the Meech Lake and comments by Quebec my and Cabinet minister Benoit Bouchard recently that canadians will have to choose Between Quebec and Manitoba make things tory leaflet Carstairs says provincial Liberal Leader Sharon Carstairs says thousands of conservative party pamphlets misquoting her May be unethical but wont trigger a similar grit leaflets mailed in tory constituencies last declare in bold headlines that Carstairs Calls for tax increases Filmon says no and 700 jobs for Rural Manitoba Carstairs says its not Carstairs said the tactic is similar to one she has faced throughout this legislative session and stems from the tory recognition that she is their major opponent in the next elec now in the 1 Carstairs said she never said the governments decentralization which is moving More than 700 jobs to Rural was 1 said it was not fair to the people who were we support de but not the process used by the Carstairs said her complaint was that civil servants were not part of the planning process and that the government made the move without asking for volunteers or using less disruptive methods of carrying out the on cars airs said she was commenting on reduced Federal Transfer payments and Premier Gary Hilmons Promise not to raise i said the province will probably have no option if they want to main Tain the same level of she said Hilmons Promise is a glib one made in a potential election they Are deliberate Distor ions of the positions i have i think they Are quite Carstairs said she disagreed with an official in the premiers office who said the the final set of three mailings allowed to each Are no different than those put out by the other i dont think i have Ever done this to Filmon or his i quote them at the same time the Liberal Leader was some people say that any publicity is Good and i get a lot of free publicity from the soldiers paralysed in Accident from the Canadian press Fredericton nine soldiers from Canadian forces base be remained in Hospi Tal yesterday two of them Para after an automobile Accident that police say could not have been gunner John Hickey of and gunner David Innis of North were paralysed by serious spine said John Grossman of Canadian forces base two others with spine injuries were expected to make full Reco he five others still in Hospital had broken Bones and Seri Ous cuts and were also expected to Winnipeg free press Home delivery 9570550 Winnipeg newest team Tarkett Caprice the worlds Host experienced flooring company Winnipeg True 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engineers take action Toronto universities that fail to Clamp Down on sexist behaviour by engineering students could be publicly blacklisted by the group governing Ontario a newly formed committee of the association of professional Engi neers of Ontario was Given the Power to recommend Public sanctions against universities at the groups annual meeting the motion was passed shortly after delegates heard Stephen Canadas former ambassador to the United lambaste the profession for silently watching engineering students perform ugly and odious sexist antics during the past 40 polling firms in Gravy Victoria the provincial government paid almost in 198889 to five companies that con duct Public opinion polls up Al most Over the previous years spending on the latest Public accounts the government also paid More than million to three of the major advertising firms it an in crease of about million Over the amount paid the previous the accounts sex shop owner wins a Nova Scotia Man won a two year Battle with the province Over his sex aids shop when a judge dismissed four obscenity charges Frank Rhyno of new and his Dartmouth Del mar were charged in Une 1988 with displaying and Selling obscene materials after ramp raided a sister sarahs store in neigh Boring Cole judge fran Potts ruled the Crown ailed to convince her the materials seized were Bluff frees prisoner a Windsor Man arrested in connection with a Bank robbery in London bluffed his Way out of a police holding cell yester David identified himself to the cell officer using the name of another prisoner who was being held on drinking police adding the officer then processed and released

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