OBA: ‘It’s Clear The Burt Administration Puts Politics Above Progress’  

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The following statement was released today by Statement by One Bermuda Alliance MP, Scott Pearman the Shadow Minister for Home Affairs & Legal Affairs... The decision by the Burt Administration to vote down the OBA’s Equality Act shows how partisan our Island has become.  The OBA ta... Read more

OBA: ‘Conspiracy Theory Or Plain Old Common Sense?’  

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The following Op-Ed was released on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, by One Bermuda Alliance MP Scott Pearman MP, the Shadow Minister for Home Affairs & Legal Affairs... Do you consider yourself a conspiracy theorist?  No?    Well if – like many other residents and visitor... Read more

OBA: ‘What The 2022/23 Budget Means To You’

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The following Op-Ed was released by One Bermuda Alliance Senator Dr Douglas DeCouto... Like all of you, I recently received the Government’s mailing “What the 2022/23 Budget means to you”. This slick piece of political promotion by the PLP Government is further proof that David Burt’s ... Read more

The Message About Not Driving While Impaired, Did Not Register – Well Whoop-De-Doo! What Else Is New?

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Whenever this journalist reads comments like this: "Disappointingly, the message about not driving while impaired, did not register with everyone and there were three arrests for DWI offences over the holiday weekend," I have to wonder what the hell are we thinking as a community! The quote came ... Read more

OBA MP Dunkley: ‘Now Bahamas, When Will Bermuda?

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The following statement was released this morning by One Bermuda Alliance MP Michael Dunkley, the Shadow Minister of Health... Yesterday, the Bahamian government announced that it will drop its travel visa requirement as of Sunday. Yet Premier David Burt and the Progressive Labour Party governmen... Read more

OBA MP Jackson: ‘We Must Get The Long-Term Care Of Our Seniors Right’

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The following Op-Ed was released on Friday, June 10, 2022, by One Bermuda Alliance MP Susan Jackson... Recently, more relief for our seniors was promised by The Premier and Minister of Finance, The Hon. David Burt, in the House of Assembly. The promise of additional support with the aim to make s... Read more

‘OBA Takes Some Small Comfort’ In TA Changes Announced By Government

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The following statement was released on Friday, June 10, 2022, by Michael Dunkley, the Shadow Minister of Health... The OBA takes some small comfort in the changes to the TA announced by the Government. The changes will make the process easier but the changes also create a two-tier system and con... Read more

‘Our Electrical Bills Are Increasing; The Sun Can Lower Them’

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The following Op-Ed was submitted to BermudaReal.com on Wednesday, June 8, 2022, by David Gumbs, RMI Islands Co-Director, and Dr James Fletcher, Managing Director of Soloricon... Across the Caribbean, except for oil-rich Trinidad and Tobago, electricity is already among the most expensive in the... Read more

OBA: Bermuda’s High Cost Of Living  

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The following statement was released by Opposition Leader Cole Simons on Wednesday, June 8, 2022... To be brutally honest - there are two Bermuda’s.   There are those who work in the International Business sector which is really on fire. These employers include international Insurance c... Read more

Duane Santucci: ‘Bermuda Has Been Under Siege & We Are Experiencing An Even Greater Outbreak Of Violence’

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The following letter was sent to the Minister of National Security, Michael Weeks, by Duane Santucci, who has been vocal via social media audio links as a concerned Bermudian on gang and gun violence... Greetings Minister Weeks, Bermuda Government, Bermuda Ministerial Clergy, Bermuda Community A... Read more