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Baillie promotes plan for real change

Liberal plan more of the same

HALIFAX, NS - Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie has a plan to make Nova Scotia great again. Stephen McNeil is committed to four more years of high taxes, power rate increases and job losses.

“We can make Nova Scotia great again, but not by doing things the same old way or coasting...

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PCs will scrap gold-plated MLA pension plan

Baillie: It’s a test of leadership

BRIDGETOWN, NS – Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie says scrapping the gold-plated MLA pension plan is a test of leadership.

“Change starts at the top, and when it comes to MLA pensions, change will start with me,” Baillie said. “It’s obscene that people who are elected to represent everyday Nova Scotians...

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PC Plan will stop wasteful spending and invest in our children

Liberals and NDP defend administrative spending

HALIFAX, NS – Only a Progressive Conservative government will cut administrative spending in education and invest in classrooms and kids, PC leader Jamie Baillie said today.

Baillie unveiled his party’s plan for education at Westmount Park in Halifax.

“NDP education cuts meant larger class sizes, fewer teachers, fewer programs and fewer opportunities...

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Accused murderer in Hammonds Plains reinforces need for ankle bracelets

HAMMONDS PLAINS, NS - The need for expanded use of ankle bracelets was reinforced today when accused murderer Paul Calnen was released on bail, said Hammonds Plains-Lucasville Progressive Conservative candidate Gina Byrne.

Calnen is charged with second-degree murder in the disappearance of Reita Jordan. He also faces a charge of indecently interfering with human remains “by burning.” He...

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PC plan takes money from the boardroom into the Emergency Room

Recognizes unique health care needs of rural Nova Scotia

HALIFAX, NS – A Progressive Conservative government will spend health dollars on patients, not on executives, PC leader Jamie Baillie said today.

Baillie unveiled the comprehensive PC plan for health care at the campaign headquarters of Andrew Black, PC candidate for Halifax Citadel-Sable Island.

“Funding meant for health care...

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