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LATEST NEWS FROM MP RAQUEL DANCHO

Federal government plans to bring in more than 1.2M immigrants in next 3 years

CBC News -  Oct 30, 2020

Conservative critic says setting such targets during a global pandemic is 'pure fantasy'

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Canada aims to accept far more immigrants in next three years

Global and Mail -  Oct 30, 2020

The federal government is increasing immigration targets for the next three years. 

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Dancho named to shadow cabinet

Winnipeg Free Press - Sep 14th, 2020

Kildonan-St. Paul MP Raquel Dancho has added a bit of weight onto her shoulders, following her appointment as the new critic for immigration, refugees and citizenship in Opposition Leader Erin O’Toole’s new shadow cabinet.

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Erin O’Toole’s Shadow Cabinet Taps Key Players, Elevates Young MPs

HuffPost - Sep 08, 2020

On Tuesday, O’Toole rewarded positions to several rookie MPs under 40 who endorsed him instead of MacKay, the presumed front-runner.

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Trio of province's MPs handed expanded roles within federal opposition party

Winnipeg Sun - Sep 08, 2020

Dancho said the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship portfolio will grow in importance as we head into a potential election call in the coming months with a minority government, pointing to an expected lack of growth required to fund government programs.

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O'Toole brings optimism to Manitoba Conservatives

Winnipeg Free Press - Aug 24, 2020

Larry Maguire (Brandon–Souris) and Raquel Dancho (Kildonan–St. Paul) were all smiles in one of the resort's conference rooms Monday afternoon. Both had backed O'Toole as he campaigned to be party leader.

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Millennial politicians should seize the moment to rewrite conservatism in Canada

National Post - Jul 31, 2020

How millennial Conservatives choose to confront new and emerging questions about supply chains and industrial policy, big tech monopolies, Canada’s place in the world, the urban-rural economic divide, and so on, could reshape the direction of the Conservative party for a post-COVID world.

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Dancho turns Kildonan - St. Paul blue

The Herald - October 21, 2019

Conservative Party candidate Raquel Dancho has been elected in Kildonan-St. Paul, unseating incumbent Liberal candidate MaryAnn Mihychuk.

"It feels amazing to be a woman at 29 and be elected, and such an honour," Dancho said. "I am so grateful to my volunteers."

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Conservative Dancho unseats one-term Liberal Mihychuk

The Winnipeg Free Press - October 21, 2019

Conservative rookie Raquel Dancho knocked off first-term Liberal MaryAnn Mihychuk in Kildonan-St. Paul.

Dancho, who served as special assistant to the province’s sport, culture and heritage minister, had collected nearly 45 per cent of the vote by 11 p.m. with 185 of the riding’s 205 polls reporting.

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Newcomer takes seat from former cabinet minister

CTV Winnipeg - October 21, 2019

The Liberal incumbent MaryAnn Mihychuk has lost the seat in the Kildonan St. Paul riding to Conservative candidate Raquel Dancho.

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