Dauphin, Canada

Two independent women will lead the Manitoba NDP’s investigation into the accusations facing a former Dauphin MLA.

Announced this afternoon, the Commission to Establish a Safe and Respectful Political Environment will investigate harassment and misconduct accusations of former MLA Stan Struthers.

In a release, the party says they need to do much more to ensure safety and respect for all employees, MLAs, members, and others.

You can find the full press release from the Manitoba NDP by visiting  http://todaysndp.ca/news/update-ndp-commission