Tax payment a hardship for Islanders

By NDP PEI / January 13, 2021 /

I saw the news in December that described how the province was demanding late property tax payments be paid in full by Dec. 31 or face an interest rate penalty of 18 per cent. This is an astoundingly tone-deaf and outstandingly insensitive reaction to a completely unusual situation, which is of course, the international pandemic. Being a…

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Island New Democrats Strike Leadership Search Committee

By NDP PEI / December 2, 2020 /

Jason Alward, President of the Island New Democrats, has announced the launching of a Leadership Search Committee to oversee the process of filling the position available since Joe Byrne stepped down in September. “We are very thankful for the contributions made by our retired leader Joe Bryne, and now we have initiated the process to…

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Island New Democrat Virtual AGM a Success: Alward

By NDP PEI / December 1, 2020 /

Jason Alward, President of the Island New Democrats, is pleased to report the success of a COVID-19 modified annual Party meeting held virtually by Zoom Saturday, November 28, 2020.  Executive and members adjusted well to this safe, socially distanced AGM. “All necessary Party business was successfully carried out, including executive reports, resolutions and the election…

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