|Leader of the Opposition in Manitoba|
May 7, 2016
|Preceded by||Brian Pallister|
|Leader of the Manitoba New Democratic Party
May 7, 2016
|Preceded by||Greg Selinger|
|Minister of Multiculturalism and Literacy|
October 18, 2013 – May 3, 2016
|Preceded by||Christine Melnick|
|Manitoba Minister of Culture, Heritage and Tourism|
November 3, 2009 – October 18, 2013
|Preceded by||Eric Robinson|
|Succeeded by||Ron Lemieux|
|Minister responsible for Multiculturalism|
November 3, 2009 – January 13, 2012
|Preceded by||Nancy Allan|
|Succeeded by||Christine Melnick|
|Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for Logan
May 22, 2007
|Preceded by||Conrad Santos|
|Political party||New Democratic Party|
Flor Marcelino, MLA (born 1951/1952 in Manila, Philippines) is a politician in Manitoba, Canada. She was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba in the 2007 provincial election, for the electoral division of Wellington. In the 2011 provincial election, she was re-elected to a second term in office in the new electoral district of Logan. Marcelino is a member of the New Democratic Party. On May 7, 2016, she was named interim leader of the party and leader of the opposition in the Manitoba legislature following the defeat of the NDP government in the provincial election and the resignation of party leader Greg Selinger.
Marcelino was the first woman of colour to be elected as a MLA in the province.
Prior to her election to the legislature, Marcelino was editor and publisher of The Philippine Times, a community newspaper for the Filipino Canadian community in Winnipeg. Her brother-in-law Ted Marcelino was also elected to the Legislative Assembly in 2011.
|Manitoba general election, 2007: Wellington|
|New Democratic||Flor Marcelino||2,332||53.35||−20.61||$19,307.59|
|Liberal||Rhonda Gordon Powers||718||16.72||−1.54||unavailable|
|Progressive Conservative||José Tomas||570||12.97||+3.18||$13,232.45|
|Total valid votes||4,322||98.88|
|Rejected and declined ballots||49|
|Electors on the lists||9,480|
|Manitoba general election, 2011: Logan|
|New Democratic||Flor Marcelino||2,985||58.09||$20,223.11|
|Progressive Conservative||Tyrone Krawetz||840||16.35||$11,831.73|
|Total valid votes||5,081|
|Rejected and declined votes||58|
|Electors on the lists||10,698|
|Manitoba general election, 2016: Logan|
|New Democratic||Flor Marcelino||2,020||39.46||-18.63|
|Progressive Conservative||Allie Szarkiewicz||997||19.47||+3.12|
|Total valid votes||5,119||100.0|
|Source: Elections Manitoba|
- "Manitoba NDP make Marcelino interim leader". The Globe and Mail, May 7, 2016.
- "Flor Marcelino named interim leader of Manitoba NDP". CBC News, May 7, 2016.
- http://www.electionsmanitoba.ca/en/Results/39_division_results/39_wellington_summary_results.html - 2007 results
- "Candidates: 41st General Election". Elections Manitoba. 29 March 2016. Retrieved 31 March 2016.
- "41ST GENERAL ELECTION, APRIL 19, 2016 - OFFICIAL RESULTS". Elections Manitoba. 19 April 2016. Retrieved 16 November 2016.
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