Election

MacLauchlan Rural Health Plan Weak

With 40 of the Island’s physician complement over the age of 65 years, and 12,000 registered Islanders with no family doctor, not to mention many more who have given up, the MacLauchlan has yet again failed rural PEI.  The MacLauchlan Plan for Rural Health Care offers no assurance of ER services for maintaining ER and…

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Income Security

NDP Leader Joe Byrne knows it is possible to phase in a $15 minimum wage immediately. “We’ve seen cost of living rise significantly and we’ve seen significant issues in rent going up. We have all seen the cost of food go up, and it is only fair that wages rise as well,” said Byrne at…

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ANOTHER NOMINATION

District 23 Nomination Meeting January 28th    Island New Democrats in District 23 (Tyne Valley – Sherbrooke) are about to nominate their candidate for the coming provincial election, and they are excited that a strong contender is putting his name forward.  Robin Enman of Lot 16 is seeking the nomination.    Robin Enman has been…

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Candidate in District 6

Congratulations to Lynne Thiele in District 6 on winning the candidacy!  Saying ‘yes’ to the leader Joe Byrne, Lynne offered to run in District 6, Stratford- Keppoch. “I must walk the walk if I talk the talk.” Lynne is a retired educator with a Masters in Educational Leadership. She currently lives in Stratford after moving…

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Nomination Meeting – District 26

New Democrats to choose candidate for Alberton-Bloomfield    Another NDP nomination is in the works, and it looks like there will be an excellent candidate.  People of District 26 will gather on Thursday evening January 10th at the Elmsdale Community Centre to choose the New Democratic candidate for the provincial riding.  Registration will begin at…

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