Federal Green Party leader Elizabeth May makes three stops in Manitoba

Federal Green Party leader Elizabeth May is speaking in three different communities across Manitoba.She made stops in Brandon, Portage la Prairie, and Winnipeg.The events are part of her Community Matters Tour that will stop in all of Canada’s major cities ahead of this fall’s federal election.READ MORE: Green Party accuses Alberta government of misleading Canadians in Trans Mountain campaignMay answered questions from a full house at the Park Theater on Osborne Street this afternoon.

The crowd at the Park Theater on Saturday afternoon.

The crowd at the Park Theater on Saturday afternoon.Marek Tkach / Global News
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After spending a day in the province, she says Manitoba has been vocal about many different federal issues.“People are concerned about our health care system, and how we maintain it as a public health care system, what do we do about rising drug prices?”READ MORE: ‘Do not dispute the truth’ of Wilson-Raybould: Elizabeth MayShe fielded questions from audience members as part of the event.“Everywhere we go across Canada, we hear that Canadians want solutions to the climate crisis,” she explained.WATCH: Green Party Leader Elizabeth May brings community matters tour to Saskatoon