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Set #1 Convening Of Parliament Nov 2 2012

Set #1 Convening Of Parliament Nov 2 2012

| November 5, 2012

The Convening of Parliament took place on November 2, 2012 on the grounds of the Cabinet Office on Front Street

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Nelson Bascome Road Dedication Sept 16 2012

Nelson Bascome Road Dedication Sept 16 2012

| September 17, 2012

Governor George Fergusson, Premier Paula Cox and politicians from all three political parties joined the family and friends of the late Minister Nelson Bascome at a road naming ceremony on September 16 2012, which was held on Friswells Hill where Minister Bascome was a long term resident and well known part of the community

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Politicians Play Football Charity Match Sept 15 2012

Politicians Play Football Charity Match Sept 15 2012

| September 15, 2012

Some of the island’s politicians joined a few of the best football players from years past on the field for the Nelson Bascome Jr. Focus charity football match on September 15, 2012. Health Minister Zane Desilva, Tourism Minister Wayne Furbert, Public Works Minister Michael Weeks, Youth & Sports Minister Glenn Blakeney, UBP Leader Kim Swan, […]

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Premier Cox, President Clinton In NY Sept 13 2012

Premier Cox, President Clinton In NY Sept 13 2012

| September 13, 2012

Premier Paula Cox served as Co Chair of the C3 Summit held on September 13/14 2012 in New York City, with former U.S. President Bill Clinton serving the keynote speaker. At the conference, Premier Cox made introductory remarks to President Bill Clinton’s keynote speech and also facilitated a panel discussion.

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2011/12 One Bermuda Alliance Candidate Rollouts

2011/12 One Bermuda Alliance Candidate Rollouts

| August 16, 2012

Photos of the various General Election candidates introduced by the OBA in 2011/2012.

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2011/12 Progressive Labour Party Candidate Rollouts

2011/12 Progressive Labour Party Candidate Rollouts

| August 16, 2012

Photos of the various General Election candidates introduced by the PLP in 2011/2012.

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Constituency #1: St. George’s North

Constituency #1: St. George’s North

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] A big win for the OBA sees Dame Jennifer Smith [PLP] ousted from her seat by Kenneth Bascome [OBA] in St. George’s North. This was the third time they matched up, with Dame Jennifer winning by 25 votes in 2007, and 8 votes in 2003. The OBA pick up one […]

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Constituency #2: St. George’s West

Constituency #2: St. George’s West

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results]  Nandi Davis [OBA] has defeated Renee Anderson Ming [PLP] and Kim Swan [UBP]. This constituency will see a three-way battle between Nandi Davis [OBA], Renee Anderson Ming [PLP], and Kim Swan [UBP]. The polling station is Tiger Bay Cruise ship Terminal, 17 Penno’s Wharf, St George. Mr Swan is the […]

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Constituency #3: St David’s

Constituency #3: St David’s

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Incumbent Lovitta Foggo [PLP] has retained her seat against a challenge from Gaylynne Cannonier [OBA] in C#3 St David’s. The Opposition Leader’s sister Gaylynne Cannonier will challenge the PLP’s Lovitta Foggo. The polling station is Clearwater Middle School, 2 St. David’s Road. In the 2007 General Election, Ms Foggo defeated […]

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Constituency #4: St. George’s South

Constituency #4: St. George’s South

| August 13, 2012

[UPDATE Dec 17: Election Results] Suzann Roberts-Holshouser [OBA] has defeated Pastor Leroy Bean [PLP] and Kingsley Francis [IND] in C#4 St. George’s South. The incumbent was Donte Hunt [OBA] who moved constituencies. The incumbent Donte Hunt [OBA] is moving to challenge Wayne Furbert in Constituency #6 Hamilton West, paving the way for Suzann Roberts-Holshouser to […]

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