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Creating jobs in rural communities

PICTOU, NS – Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie says job losses in Pictou County are devastating to the rural economy.

“Families are struggling to make ends meet, jobs are harder to find and the cost of everyday items continue to go up under the NDP,” said Baillie. “The NDP is ignoring the recession in rural Nova...

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Baillie: Time for clearer, consistent report cards for parents, students and teachers

HALIFAX, NS – A Jamie Baillie Progressive Conservative government will introduce clear, consistent report cards for Nova Scotia students.

With complaints arising from parents and teachers over impersonal confusing bureaucratic language used in report cards sent home with Nova Scotia students last week, Baillie said it’s finally time to fix the problem.

“Parents need to clearly understand...

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Veterans’ quality of life should be priority

PICTOU, NS – Pictou West Progressive Conservative candidate Karla MacFarlane says the Dexter NDP is not acting fast enough to restore high quality meals for war veterans in Pictou County. “It’s time to see action taken to make sure veterans get the care and food they deserve,” MacFarlane said. “Health authorities can only act within the...
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Goodbye guarantee

Baillie says NS Power’s guaranteed profit must go HALIFAX, NS – Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie believes the power company’s guaranteed profit must go. It’s the first key step in fixing a broken, out-of-control system that he likened to “watching a trainwreck”. In a speech in Dartmouth today, Baillie outlined his plan to dismantle Nova...
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Dexter’s tax trick

The taxpayer funded NDP propaganda machine has kicked into overdrive and it’s time to fight back. That’s why the PC Party has launched two new radio ads. One puts the spotlight on the NDP’s HST hike that has cost every Nova Scotian man, woman and child over $1,000. The other speaks out against the thousands of jobs...
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