In a news release Thursday, Progressive Conservative Party leader Jamie Baillie is asking for comments about the best way to modernize liquor laws and allow for the sale of beer and wine in grocery stores.
In the coming weeks and months, there will be much discussion and debate regarding Senate reform. Much like Members of Parliament, Senators propose and review laws that directly affect Canadians. However, unlike Members of Parliament, Senators are not democratically elected by the Canadian people; instead they are appointed.
The monthly meeting of the Community Economic Development Committee for the Town of Shelburne saw another full agenda of items, including progress report, format for reporting to Town Council, CEDC work plan, population projections and branding.
"Children-at-risk deserve better than they are getting from the Dexter NDP government," Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie in Wednesday news release
The Department of Community Services responded to the recommendations Wednesday by Auditor General Jaques Lapointe by committing to “submit these recommendations for consideration by the Government, when the Children and Family Services Act is next amended”.
Conservative MP Scott Armstrong (Cumberland-Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley) is one of nine candidates visited by senator Peter Duffy, who is accused of double-billing on expense claims for sopme of those campaign visits, according to The Hill Times on Wednesday
The province is teaming up with businesses to help recent graduates stay in Nova Scotia through student employment programs, according to a news release Wednesday from the Department of Economic development.
"We all want our graduates to have the opportunity to stay and build their futures here in Nova Scotia," said Education Minister Ramona Jennex.eele.
“There appears to be an incomprehensive and pervasive attitude among government senior managers, CEOS and deputy ministers that there is no sense of urgency in correcting identified problems in their departments or agencies.”