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MacMaster wants more details on East Margaree Road work

Local residents deserve to know project timelines, costs

East Margaree Rd MARGAREE, NS – Inverness MLA Allan MacMaster wants Transportation Minister Geoff MacLellan to supply more details about much-needed roadwork on East Margaree Road. “It’s good news that Minister MacLellan has said his department will complete reconstruction this year,” says...
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Liberal government fueling health care crisis in Nova Scotia

One month after public meeting in Sydney, communication with physicians remains poor

Alfie MacLeod, MLA SYDNEY RIVER, NS – Today marks one month since 1,000 people gathered for a public meeting in Sydney to discuss the doctor shortage crisis. PC MLA Alfie MacLeod is concerned that despite more and more...
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Statement from Jamie Baillie on the Yarmouth Ferry passenger numbers

Passenger numbers released today have Nova Scotians wondering how big a cheque they will be writing to Bay Ferries in the fall. The McNeil Liberals continue to dodge accountability by hiding key details of the ferry deal. If Stephen McNeil was serious about reassuring taxpayers, who are underwriting all cost overruns of the service, he would...
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Premier must come clean on ferry deal

PC Leader says taxpayers have a right to know

Mcneilferru HALIFAX, NS - Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie wants the Liberal government to stop stonewalling basic requests for ‎information about the Yarmouth ferry. "Nova Scotians have a right to know what's going on," says Baillie. "The Premier has been quite...
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LIFO decision a betrayal to Nova Scotia fishermen

Federal, provincial Liberal governments shaft Nova Scotian shrimp industry

Eddie Orrell and Alfie MacLeod SYDNEY, NS – Cape Breton’s Progressive Conservative MLAs say the Liberals have scrapped LIFO and sat quietly while Newfoundland interests dominated the consultation. Three of the four panel members were Newfoundlanders and five of the seven...
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