Bill Tiessen – Political Commentary

A repository of my musings on all things politics

Glad You Dropped By

I ran in my Manitoba riding of Brandon-Souris as the Green Party candidate in the fall 2019 federal election. While I didn’t win, the experience proved a valuable one.

Meeting people across southwestern Manitoba reminded me that all politics is truly local. That’s where the impacts of our leaders’ decisions meet the reality of our everyday lives – where the rubber hits the road.

Seven Generations Hence is the intro I wrote to explain a bit of why I felt compelled to make the foray into the world of national politics.

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