News

Dec 04 2014

Winter quickly approaching

SYDNEY, NS – The winter season is quickly approaching and there is still no sign of the Torquil MacLean returning to Englishtown.

Progressive Conservative Transportation critic and MLA for Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg Alfie MacLeod is looking for answers from the Minister of Transportation.  Originally, the Englishtown ferry was expected back by the end of September. It was later delayed until the end of October. In...

Dec 03 2014

AG Report highlights glaring lack of government leadership

HALIFAX, NS – Progressive Conservative MLA for Pictou East, Tim Houston, is calling on the Minister of Health, Leo Glavine, to address the lengthy wait times for operating rooms and ensure they are being used efficiently.

Today, the Auditor General of Nova Scotia, Michael Pickup, released his report with shocking results that point to a lack of leadership from the Liberal Government.

It shows that Nova...

Oct 08 2014

Pictou East MLA looking for positive momentum

WESTVILLE, NS - Pictou East MLA Tim Houston says recent discussions about potential changes in local municipal governance could lead to positive changes for the county.
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Oct 10 2014

Still no jobs plan from McNeil Liberals

HALIFAX, NS – Monthly job numbers have been released for Nova Scotia and once again, the news is not good. From September 2013 to September 2014, Nova Scotia lost 8,700 jobs.  Areas of the province hardest hit include the North Shore with 3,900 full-time jobs lost.
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Oct 10 2014

NEW GLASGOW, NS – Progressive Conservative MLA for Pictou Centre, Pat Dunn, is concerned about the state of the rail line located in the downtown core of New Glasgow. 

Earlier this week, Dunn wrote a letter to the Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure...
Oct 23 2014

HALIFAX, NS – Today in the Legislature, the Progressive Conservatives introduced four bills to strengthen communities across Nova Scotia.  

PC Communities, Culture and Heritage critic and MLA for Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley, Larry Harrison, introduced the...
Nov 14 2014

With winter weather ahead, still no plan outlined

HALIFAX, NS – Yesterday in the House, Progressive Conservative Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal critic Alfie MacLeod asked for an update from Liberal Minister...
Nov 14 2014

 

With winter weather ahead, still no plan outlined
 
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Oct 24 2014

Restore RIM Budget for Inverness Roads 

HALIFAX, NS – Progressive Conservative MLA for Inverness, Allan MacMaster, is asking the Minister of Transportation to restore the Rural Impact Mitigation (RIM) budget for road...
Oct 31 2014

HALIFAX, NS – Today in the Legislature, Progressive Conservative MLA for Pictou West, Karla MacFarlane, presented another petition with over 1,800 names supporting small turkey processors. 

The signatures represent the people who want the option of sourcing...