OBA MP Gordon-Pamplin: ‘Government’s Mortgage Plans Will Increase Debt’

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The following statement was released by One Bermuda Alliance MP, Patricia Gordon-Pamplin, Spokesperson for Finance in the House of Assembly “Government’s mortgage plans will increase debt levels and risk driving a wedge between the public and private sectors,” Pat Gordon-Pamplin, the OBA Fi... Read more

OBA MP Ben Smith: ‘This is The Real Impact of The Budget’

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The following statement was released by One Bermuda Alliance MP Ben Smith, Shadow Minister of National Security Bermuda has a growing proportion of the population close to being underwater in this economy and with increases in the cost of living coupled with more taxes, I fear that some will find... Read more

PLP MP Chris Famous: Caribbean Countries Must Proudly Unite

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The following statement was released by Progressive Labour Party MP Chris Famous for release Friday, March 15, 2019 This past February, Deputy Premier the Hon Walter H Roban and I were chosen to represent Bermuda at the 30th Inter-Sessional Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of CARI... Read more

OBA MP Sylvan Richards: Corporation Takeover is Taxation Without Representation

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The following statement was released today by One Bermuda Alliance MP Sylvan Richards - Shadow Minister of Home Affairs Government’s takeover of the municipalities will lead to taxation without representation as people’s democratic right to vote is stripped away, according to Sylvan Richards,... Read more

OBA MP Michael Dunkley: Fiscal Discipline Only in Words But Not Action

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The following statement was made in the House of Assembly during the Motion to Adjourn on Monday, March 11, 2019 by OBA MP & Former Premier, Michael Dunkley [caption id="attachment_8362" align="alignleft" width="389"] Premier David Burt[/caption] After having answers to parli... Read more

PLP MP Wayne Furbert: OBA Pattern of Deception

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The following statement was released this morning by PLP MP Wayne Furbert - Junior Minister of Finance “A Lie Can Travel Halfway Around the World While the Truth Is Putting On Its Shoes,” ~ Mark Twain As you observe the OBA, a distinct pattern emerges.  A pattern of half-truths, innuendos... Read more

Shadow Minister Leah Scott: What is Happening to the Bus Schedule?

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The following statement was issued today by OBA MP Leah Scott, Shadow Minister of Tourism & Transport There have been bus cancellations all during the month of January ranging from three routes being cancelled up to 26 cancellations. A Canadian consultant has been paid copious amounts of mone... Read more

Senator Hayward: ‘Government is Working Hard to Ensure That as Economy Grows Bermudians Will Not be Left Behind

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The following statement was issued this morning by Senator Jason Hayward, Junior Minister of Education  As the government seeks to grow and diversify our economy, we must ensure that our youth have every opportunity to be full participants in the economy of today and tomorrow’s Bermuda. Whethe... Read more

In My Opinion: I Will Have the Final Word on Fake News Impersonators!

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The word impersonator, by definition is a person who pretends to be someone else for entertainment or fraud - one or the other. Take a good look at the photo, she doesn't look like a fraudster, so let's go with entertainment. When it comes down to motive, or what this woman was thinking when she ... Read more

Retailers Hopeful Christmas Rush Will Spike Upturn in Year-End Sales – Time Will Tell

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Local retailers will no doubt be hoping to see a spike in end of year sales as a result of the last minute rush right up to Christmas Eve, following the 6.8 percent decline in the overall volume of retail sales for the eighth consecutive month in September. "Notwithstanding" te third quarter decl... Read more