Author Archives: NDPAdmin

23 Oct
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Ghiz Government Not Reasonable with Pensions

Mike Redmond, Leader of the New Democratic Party of PEI is dismayed with the Ghiz government’s recent announcement of a greatly weakened pension plan for public sector workers. “We clearly see an example of a government not being reasonable,” says ...

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17 Oct
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Pension Crisis Highlights Need for MLA Pay Review

Mike Redmond, Leader of the New Democratic Party of PEI, today hand-delivered a submission to the Indemnities and Allowances Commission in preparation for its deliberations on MLA salaries. “Our public servants have worked hard for their pensions,” says Redmond, “It ...

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16 Oct
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NDP PEI Leader Mike Redmond Reflects on First Year

Since Mike Redmond’s election as leader of the NDP PEI one year ago, PEI’s political landscape has changed. The NDP PEI has moved up in polls from 18% a year ago to 32% in the most recent polls with Redmond’s personal approval ...

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14 Oct
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MLA Pay Commission Should Properly Consult Islanders

Mike Redmond, Leader of the New Democratic Party of Prince Edward Island, is indicating that the Commission exploring the issue of MLA pay is missing a huge opportunity for Islanders through its unreasonably brief consultation period that was recently announced. ...

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08 Oct
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NDP PEI Calls for Better Services for Students with Autism

NDP PEI Leader Mike Redmond has called on the PEI government to stop short-changing services to children with Autism. “In 2010, this government rolled out the Autism Action Plan to great fanfare. Since then, a few of the 37 recommendations have ...

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30 Sep
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NDP PEI Announces Education Forum

NDP PEI leader Mike Redmond today announced that he will be hosting the third in a series of non-partisan policy forums. “At this time of year,the capacity of our education system to meet the learning needs of young Islanders is top ...

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25 Sep
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PEI Should Adopt the Boston Public School Model for School Meals

After reading about the shocking level of food insecurity of poor working Islanders, Mike Redmond, Leader of the New Democratic Party of Prince Edward Island is calling on the government of Prince Edward Island to implement a program to provide ...

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24 Sep
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Delay on Addictions Plan Unacceptable

NDP PEI Leader Mike Redmond says there is absolutely no excuse for Health Minister Doug Currie’s continued delays on a provincial strategy for mental health and addictions. “I sincerely hope that the Minister is not using this round of legislative ...

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17 Sep
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Province Needs to Get Serious on Water Management

NDP PEI leader Mike Redmond today questioned the leadership of the Minister of Finance, Energy and Municipal Affairs, Wes Sheridan and the lack of a comprehensive conservation strategy to guide municipal decision-making regarding water management.   “The City of Charlottetown ...

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05 Sep
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NDP Will Put an End to the Culture of Fear on PEI

Upon hearing the results of the latest CRA poll on voter intentions on PEI, NDP PEI Leader Mike Redmond was cautiously optimistic. “We have tremendous grassroots support across PEI and we will keep working diligently to improve the lives of ...

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