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Letter to Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Finance
Budget Response 2021
Mr. Speaker, we all know that COVID has been the dominating concern facing Islanders, Canadians and the world for the last year. And I...
Conservative Throne Speech A “Little Light” Considering the Gravity of the Times
The lack of long-term vision from the Speech from the Throne is surprising says Liberal Leader Sonny Gallant. “Given the circumstances...
Dec 10, 2020
Interest Rates on Late Property Taxes Are Too High
As 2020 comes to a close, many Islanders are worried about upcoming property tax bills, says Liberal Finance Critic Heath MacDonald. “As...
Nov 6, 2020
Real Relief Needed for Tourism Operators
As we all endure the impacts of the current crisis, it is crucial for the provincial government to help tourism businesses survive, says...
Oct 8, 2020
Massive Federal Support Allows Provincial Flexibility in Mental Health and Addictions
Over the last several months, the federal contribution to the economic and social well-being of Prince Edward Island has been remarkable,...
Jun 18, 2020
Response to the Budget 2020
Even as the hardship of these times weigh upon us all, I believe in the capacity of Islanders to shoulder a great burden … As a province,...
Apr 14, 2020
Small Business & Tourism Operators Need a Lifeline Now
The small business community on PEI needs a lifeline immediately. There are many sectors faced with challenges at this time and I...
Apr 1, 2020
Stark Social and Economic Differences are Beginning to Appear
As the impact of COVID-19 begins to sink in, stark social and economic differences are beginning to appear. This is especially true of...
Apr 1, 2020
Small Island Businesses Need Innovative Help
As we all endure the effects of the current crisis, it is vital for the provincial government to help small businesses survive, says ...
Feb 20, 2020
Time for Government to Explain Implications of Transportation Disruptions
As public concern mounts about the potential impacts of rail blockades across Canada, it is vital for the Prince Edward Island government...
Feb 19, 2020
O’Leary-Inverness MLA Calls for Government Action on Shoreline Protection for West Point Lighthouse
The West Point Development Corp has not received funding to start rebuilding infrastructure and environmental protection nearly six...
Nov 9, 2019
Strong Fiscal Foundation Should Mean Improved Access to Health Care
Access to health care will be the main agenda item for Liberal Third Party Members during the upcoming sitting of the Legislative...