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Chris d'Entremont

Chris d'Entremont

ARGYLE-BARRINGTON

House Leader

Critic Portfolios:
Health & Wellness
Emergency Management
Fisheries and Aquaculture
Acadian Affairs
Communications Nova Scotia
Gaming and Control Act Part I

Committees:
House of Assembly Management Committee
Internal Affairs
Assembly Matters
Private and Local Bills

Email: 
PCMLAS@gov.ns.ca

Constituency Office:
PO Box 94
Tusket, NS B0W 3M0
Tel:(902) 648-2020
Fax:(902) 648-2001
E-mail: info@chrisdentremont.com
Website: www.chrisdentremont.com
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ChrisMLA

 

Jan 29 2016

Liberals reject satellite site

BARRINGTON, NS – Progressive Conservative MLA for Argyle-Barrington, Chris d’Entremont wants the McNeil Liberals  government to reconsider its decision to reject a dialysis satellite site for the Barrington area. 

Yesterday, Health Minister Leo Glavine wrote to the Barrington-CSI Satellite Dialysis Clinic Support Group dismissing their request, saying “it does not align with the provincial planning principles and...

Jan 21 2016

Delay on ferry deal putting local economy at risk

ARGYLE, NS - Progressive Conservative MLA for Argyle, Chris d'Entremont says the Yarmouth ferry delay isn't just hurting tourism, it's wreaking havoc on the trucking industry too.

d'Entremont is calling on the Liberals to tell Nova Scotians exactly what type of boat is being considered for the Yarmouth to Maine run and if it will be able to accommodate tractor trailers and trucks.

"It's a...

Jan 06 2016

HALIFAX, NS - After learning that blood samples are being sent to the United States for testing, Progressive Conservative Health critic, Chris d'Entremont, is calling on the McNeil Liberals to tell Nova Scotians what other health services are being outsourced.

d'Entremont says this information must be released today.

"Nova Scotians really deserve a straightforward answer," says d'Entremont. "Plain and simple, what other health services cannot be...

Jan 05 2016

Residents have a right to know says d'Entremont

ARGYLE, NS - Progressive Conservative MLA for Argyle-Barrington Chris d'Entremont is calling on the McNeil Liberals to release an update on the Yarmouth ferry today.

"The Liberals are putting the 2016 sailing season in serious jeopardy and it's time to come clean with Nova Scotians," says d'Entremont. "What is happening with the Yarmouth ferry? Nova Scotians deserve a plan now."

In late...

Nov 30 2015
 
BARRINGTON NS – Progressive Conservative MLA for Argyle-Barrington Chris d’Entremont is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of the Cape Breton lobster fisherman in District 34 today.
 
Barrington RCMP have confirmed they are investigating the man’s death.
 
“My deepest condolences to the Cape Breton man’s family and friends,” said d’Entremont. “Our community...
Nov 23 2015

STATEMENT FROM PROGRESSIVE CONSERVATIVE HOUSE LEADER CHRIS d’ENTREMONT: Tories turn recording over to police

HALIFAX, NS – Progressive Conservative House Leader Chris d’Entremont has issued the following statement:

“This morning, the Progressive Conservative Caucus obtained a more fulsome audio recording of the February 12 conversation between the MLA for Dartmouth East and the Premier’s Chief of Staff. The audio file was promptly...

Nov 23 2015

Tories press for honesty from the Premier’s Office

HALIFAX, NS – The Progressive Conservatives have called on the Auditor General to investigate the cloud of scandal that hangs over the Premier’s Office and have made it clear they want Stephen McNeil’s Chief of Staff to appear before a Legislative Committee.

Today, Progressive Conservative House, Leader Chris’ d’Entremont, wrote the Auditor General and asked him to use his powers to...

Nov 20 2015

Liberals refuse to be transparent

HALIFAX, NS –Stephen McNeil and the Liberals refuse to produce documents that would help get to the bottom of the McVicar-Younger scandal.

This morning the Progressive Conservative Caucus brought forward a resolution in the House of Assembly that would compel the Premier to produce all correspondence held in his office and on government servers and electronic devices regarding ongoing discussions between Andrew Younger and Kirby McVicar,...

Sep 25 2015

Health and safety of patients and staff at risk

HALIFAX, NS - Progressive Conservative Health critic Chris d'Entremont is calling on the McNeil Liberals to provide an update on when the government plans to replace the crumbling Victoria General (VG) Hospital.

The Victoria General Hospital is vital to the health and wellbeing of Nova Scotians. Any reduction in its services have immediate impacts. Early this morning, it was reported that two floors had been affected by ...

Aug 20 2015

ARGYLE, NS – Progressive Conservative MLA for Argyle-Barrington, Chris d’Entremont, says the McNeil Liberals’ excuses for month-by-month planning for Yarmouth ferry are completely unacceptable.

The longer the Liberals put this off, the less likely a potential new operator can begin marketing and booking for the next sailing season. For Nova Star, that delay costs Nova Scotians millions.

“Time is ticking. People of Southwest Nova Scotia want to know...