PCs agree to CBC debate Tuesday night

HALIFAX, NS – The Progressive Conservatives agreed to a proposed CBC TV leaders’ debate on the major issues of the campaign on Tuesday, September 10th.

“We welcome the opportunity to compare and contrast our affordable plan that calls for lower taxes, more jobs and an end to wasteful spending with the reckless...

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Baillie welcomes Premier’s invitation to several debates

HALIFAX, NS – Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie says he welcomes Premier Dexter’s invitation for several debates over the course of the Nova Scotia election campaign.

Today, when announcing the election date, the Premier said he looked forward to engaging in several debates with the other party leaders over the course of...
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Long-term care wait list growing, facilities deteriorating

Brine: NDP failing to address crisis

JEDDORE, NS – Eastern Shore Progressive Candidate candidate Steve Brine says the Dexter NDP’s failure to provide long-term care beds to Nova Scotia seniors has reached a crisis where existing facilities are failing to meet basic living standards.

Brine says The Birches, a 41-bed nursing home in Musquodoboit Harbour, is in...

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PCs announce school supplies tax credit

HALIFAX, NS – A school supplies tax credit will make back to school shopping more affordable for parents and teachers, said Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie.
Today, Baillie announced a PC government will provide parents and teachers with a tax credit of up to $200 per child to help with the purchase of school...

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