Your PC Candidate In Lunenburg West

Month: September 2013

Liberals leave rural Nova Scotia behind in health care

September 27, 2013 at 11:56 am HALIFAX, NS – Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie says the McNeil Liberals have left rural health care patients and their families behind. The McNeil Liberal health care plan calls for the establishment of one health authority that will see all decisions made in the city, where the challenges and… Read More ›

Baillie PCs will balance budget, stop immoral debt

September 27, 2013 at 10:14 am Liberal plan saddles children with debt HALIFAX, NS – A Progressive Conservative government will end the immoral practice of deficit budgets that saddle our children with the cost of today’s services, PC leader Jamie Baillie said today. Baillie renewed his commitment to balanced budgets at a Halifax pre-school. The… Read More ›

An interview with

Click here to view an interview done with at our Campaign Kick Off.  It answers a very common question I’m asked. — David     ***

NDP Platform :Reality Check

On Friday, Darrell Dexter and the NDP unveiled their 2013 election platform.  Like their 2009 platform, this one has “7 key commitments”.  Allow me for a moment to break each of them down with a “Lunenburg West lens”.  I will state the NDP platform ‘plank’ in orange, a few comments about it, the Liberal position… Read More ›

Nova Scotia Tories promise fixed election date

Jamie Baillie says if the Tories win the next election, he will implement fixed election dates for the province. THE CANADIAN PRESS Published Thursday, September 5, 2013 11:37AM ADT Last Updated Thursday, September 5, 2013 12:19PM ADT HALIFAX — The leader of Nova Scotia’s Progressive Conservative party wants to take the guessing game out when… Read More ›

Local Health Care Issue

This fall (likely winter though), the new Collaborative Health Centre will open in Bridgewater.  This is great news for our community and something that is very much needed.  It is however, very much overdue. I was very disappointed to see an ad taken out this week in the Lighthouse Log by Lunenburg West MLA Gary… Read More ›

Baillie announces school supplies tax credit

HALIFAX, NS – A school supplies tax credit will make back to school shopping more affordable for parents and teachers, said Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie. Today, Baillie announced a PC government will provide parents and teachers with a tax credit of up to $200 to help with the purchase of school supplies. “Under the… Read More ›

Stephen McNeil Liberals: a bad deal for today’s families

August 30, 2013 at 10:51 am Liberals will not lower taxes or stop passing on debt HALIFAX, NS – The expensive parallels between Liberal leader Stephen McNeil and NDP leader Darrell Dexter keep getting clearer the closer we get to an election, says Progressive Conservative Party President Janet Fryday Dorey. Only one day after criticizing… Read More ›