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Improved mental health support services for mothers and families needed

PCs introduce the Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Act HALIFAX, NS – Raylene McPherson's whole world was turned upside down after the loss of her unborn son and she doesn't want families to suffer in silence anymore. Today, Progressive Conservative MLA Tim Houston, introduced the Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Act in the Legislature. “Every day, a family...
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Baillie calls on McNeil government to send support to Fort McMurray

Thousands of Nova Scotians displaced as fires rip through Alberta town HALIFAX, NS - Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie is calling on the McNeil Liberals to send firefighters and aid to help fight the devastating wildfires in Fort McMurray, Alberta. "We all know a Nova Scotian who is out west for work and these men and women...
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Deliver mental health support in schools, says PC leader

Baillie introduces the Healthier Schools Act HALIFAX, NS - Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie wants school-based adolescent mental health services and programming in all schools in the province. Today, he introduced the Healthier Schools Act, which will provide access to in-school health services, including mental health services, by qualified health professionals to all students. It also makes...
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Liberals break promise for fixed election date

PCs introduce amendment to Elections Act, Liberals vote it down HALIFAX, NS – Progressive Conservative House Leader Chris d’Entremont says the McNeil government broke its promise on setting a fixed election date for Nova Scotia. Today at the Law Amendments Committee, PC MLAs Karla MacFarlane and Chris d’Entremont put forward an amendment to legislation changing the Elections...
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