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Health crisis failing families

The police investigation into the death of Chrissy Dunnington is a tragic example of how the health crisis is failing Nova Scotians,  PC leader Karla MacFarlane said today. MacFarlane called on the Minister of Health to cooperate fully with the police investigation and require the department of health to report any unexpected deaths or injuries...
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Summer starts early for McNeil Liberals

Tim Houston, the Progressive Conservative member of the Public Accounts Committee, says the McNeil Liberals should be at committee this morning, working like the rest of the province. In the last few weeks, Houston has tried to fill open dates for the committee schedule. The Liberals who sit on Public Accounts have voted it down each...
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Liberal incompetence failing children and families

Last week, the Auditor General’s report highlighted that the Liberal government has failed almost 14,000 vulnerable children who rely on child support payments. Auditor General Michael Pickup reported that Nova Scotia’s enforcement program did not collect $60 million in court-ordered spousal and child support payments. After tabling his audit at the Public Accounts Committee, he urged...
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Liberals must explain future for school libraries

Progressive Conservative Education critic Tim Halman wants the Liberal Minister of Education Zach Churchill to explain why students in Cape Breton’s elementary schools will no longer be able to go to a library. Halman is a strong advocate for libraries being in schools. He believes they are a fundamental part of a child’s development. “Libraries are an...
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MacFarlane to host Town Hall meeting in Bridgewater

Progressive Conservative leader Karla MacFarlane and PC Health Critic Eddie Orrell invite people to come share their stories about the broken healthcare system. The official opposition is hosting a Town Hall meeting about the state of healthcare at the Best Western Plus in Bridgewater on June 13, 2018 from 7-9 p.m. South Shore MLAs Kim Masland...
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