Month: September 2018

Supply management can’t be compromised

By Joe Byrne / September 28, 2018 / Comments Off on Supply management can’t be compromised

Our system provides quality, profit and supply without the need for subsidies and emergency relief BY JOE BYRNE Thanks to the hard work of dairy farmers and our system of supply management, we have a safe supply of quality dairy products for Canadians produced locally, and employing many Islanders at the production, processing and retail…

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PSAC-AFPC Bargaining Rally

By NDP PEI / September 26, 2018 / Comments Off on PSAC-AFPC Bargaining Rally

Today’s rally in support of collective bargaining at the MacDonald Bldg with Toufic El Daher, member of the bargaining unit & Virginia Vaillancourt V.P. of PSAC-AFPC

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PNP: Lost opportunity for Islanders

By Joe Byrne / September 22, 2018 / Comments Off on PNP: Lost opportunity for Islanders

Governments failed to create enough sustainable partnerships with people who chose P.E.I. BY JOE BYRNE The MacLauchlan government shut down the entrepreneurship stream of the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) the same way it was managed – no consultation, no deliberation, just arbitrary decision-making. Appropriate design of this federal initiative could benefit both immigrants and Islanders.…

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