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Still no ruling on nurses, Dorsey reject Liberals’ regulation change
ARGYLE, NS – Progressive Conservative Health critic Chris d’Entremont says today’s ruling from health arbitrator James Dorsey may lead to further instability in Nova Scotian health care.
d’Entremont says the ongoing lack of clarity is proof that the initial legislation introduced by the McNeil government was rushed and poorly planned. They rammed it through and promised it would...
Dialysis unit needed in Barrington Passage
BARRINGTON PASSAGE, NS – Progressive Conservative MLA for Argyle-Barrington and Health critic Chris d’Entremont is urging the McNeil government to establish a dialysis unit in Barrington Passage. d’Entremont has written to Health Minister Leg Glavine urging him to put machines in the existing Barrington Passage Health clinic.
“There are a number of residents in Shelburne County who need to make the trip to...
HALIFAX, NS – Progressive Conservative Health and Wellness critic Chris d’Entremont says the McNeil Liberals have no competent plan to actually address issues related to care for seniors.
Today, the Liberals released revisions to provincial long term care policies that change the assessment and deferral process, but d’Entremont says it will not help anyone get better access to care.
“Care for seniors is in crisis in Nova Scotia. Today’s...
Liberals to give Nova Star at least another $13 million
YARMOUTH, NS - Progressive Conservative MLA for Argyle-Barrington, Chris d'Entremont, says that while the ferry announcement today is welcome news for the people of South West Nova Scotia, it should have provided clarity and assurance on how the ferry service would be available and sustainable.
Today, the Liberals announced up to $13 million for Nova Star in 2015. According to the contract,...
Services for vulnerable people under attack from McNeil Liberals
BARRINGTON, NS – Progressive Conservative MLA for Argyle-Barrington, Chris d’Entremont, wants answers from Liberal Community Services Minister Joanne Bernard about the future of her department’s office in Barrington. The move would force Barrington residents in need of help to travel to Yarmouth or Liverpool.
d’Entremont received information that services in the office are slated...
HALIFAX, NS – Chris d’Entremont, the MLA for Argyle-Barrington and John Lohr, the MLA for Kings North, were recipients of Springtide Collective’s inaugural “Better Politics Awards” held this evening in Halifax.
d’Entremont, who has been an MLA for the past eleven years, was a finalist for three of the five categories. He won Legislator of the Year, which goes to the MLA who has the...
Liberals try to cover-up government incompetence by hiding cash injections
HALIFAX, NS – With new details emerging that taxpayers have unwittingly shelled out yet another $2.5 million to the Nova Star ferry, Progressive Conservative MLA for Argyle-Barrington, Chris d’Entremont, is calling on Minister Samson to be accountable once and for all.
“This is a case of accidental transparency,” says d’Entremont. “Not only have the Liberals forked...
Incompetent Liberals making a mess of health reform
HALIFAX, NS - Progressive Conservative Health critic Chris d’Entremont says the McNeil Liberals are making a mess of healthcare reform and putting frontline care in jeopardy.
Today, arbitrator James Dorsey was unable to provide a clear decision, saying there is more work to be done. At $275 an hour, he will be back in Nova Scotia in February to work out further details with the government and unions....
Younger, Liberals failing to deliver on promises of rate relief and jobs
HALIFAX, NS - Progressive Conservative Energy critic Chris d'Entremont wants to know what Premier McNeil is going to do about his Energy Minister's recent missteps.
Questions have been swirling regarding the competence of the Premier's cabinet and recent events prove the Energy Minister is no exception.
"The Minister is making a mess of energy policy in the province and...