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CB MLAs want Health Minister to attend Sunday’s public meeting

Nova Scotia Health Authority VP confirms attendance SYDNEY, NS - Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg MLA Alfie MacLeod and Northside-Westmount MLA Eddie Orrell want Health Minister Leo Glavine to attend the public meeting about the doctor shortage in Sydney on Sunday. On May 30, the Cape Breton MLAs wrote to the Minister requesting he attend, but have not heard...
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Health care in trouble

AG finds urgent infrastructure needs and unsustainable health care delivery HALIFAX, NS - Today's Auditor General report proves that Nova Scotia's health care system is failing from the ground up. "The roofs are leaking and the walls are crumbling," says Progressive Conservative MLA Tim Houston. "The Liberals cannot point to one aspect of health care that...
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Valerie White will carry Progressive Conservative banner in Bedford

Baillie says White’s senior advocacy experience perfect fit for a PC government Valerie White BEDFORD, NS – Former Nova Scotia Seniors’ Secretariat, Department of Seniors CEO and high-profile seniors’ advocate, Valerie White, will be the Progressive Conservative Party’s candidate in Bedford in the next provincial election. White was...
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Public meeting on doctor shortage to be held Sydney

Doctors, patients to speak at meeting on June 12 SYDNEY, NS – All Cape Bretoners who are affected by the doctor shortage are invited to attend a public meeting on Sunday, June 12 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Joan Harriss Cruise Pavilion. The public meeting will be an opportunity for patients to share stories, hear...
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Liberals looking at spending US$300,000 for MIT tuition for NS super-elite

Baillie: How can McNeil justify sending elite group to MIT at taxpayer expense? HALIFAX, NS - Documents obtained by the Progressive Conservative Caucus show Stephen McNeil’s government is looking at spending US$300,000 of taxpayers’ money to send nine members of the Nova Scotia elite to MIT for "economic development" training. The list of top-insiders includes:

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