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Column: Who Do You Want To Manage Money?

Column: Who Do You Want To Manage Money?

[Opinion column written by OBA MP Leah Scott] Bermuda, I know that things have not moved ahead as quickly as any of us would have liked, and the economic changes that we would like to see for all of us, seem to be slow in coming. However, we can all see that things are turning around. The thankless job that fell on the One Bermuda Alliance Government... Read more of this article

Column: ‘OBA Govt Made Incredible Progress’

Column: ‘OBA Govt Made Incredible Progress’

[Opinion column written by OBA MP Leah Scott] There has been a lot said about progress the OBA has made during its term versus the past. People hold and share many opinions about whether or not we have made positive inroads. Has progress been made during the OBA’s tenure as Government? Despite the alternative facts that make their way around, I would... Read more of this article

Foggo: ‘Do Honourable Thing & Relinquish Title’

Foggo: ‘Do Honourable Thing & Relinquish Title’

[Updated] Shadow Education Minister Lovitta Foggo said that she is “dismayed by the recent actions” of OBA MP Leah Scott, and hopes that “after the strong negative reaction to MP Scott’s less than acceptable explanation, that she will do the honourable thing and relinquish the title of Junior Minister for Education.” This... Read more of this article

MP Leah Scott Addresses Plagiarism Accusation

MP Leah Scott Addresses Plagiarism Accusation

[Updated] Following social media talk after similarities were noted between a letter to the editor penned by OBA MP Leah Scott and a 2010 article on an overseas website, Ms Scott said “while it is alleged that I have directly plagiarized, this is untrue,” adding that her “error in submitting the letter without references was inadvertent... Read more of this article

Opinion: MP Leah Scott On Union Operations

Opinion: MP Leah Scott On Union Operations

[Opinion column written by OBA MP Leah Scott] The Bermuda Industrial Union [BIU] is what is known as a general trade union and is affiliated to the International Trade Union Confederation, and Public Services International. The Bermuda Public Services [BPSU] is also a trade union.It was founded in 1952 as the Bermuda Civil Service Association, and changed... Read more of this article

Opinion Column: Leah Scott On ‘FurloughGate’

Opinion Column: Leah Scott On ‘FurloughGate’

[Opinion column written by OBA MP Leah Scott] Recently history was made – in the days to come, the events surrounding the industrial action, aptly referred to as “Furlough-Gate“, will be remembered by each of us in many different ways, because we all have different perceptions about what happened, why it happened and whether or not it... Read more of this article

Opinion: MP Leah Scott….Are We There Yet?

Opinion: MP Leah Scott….Are We There Yet?

[Opinion column written by OBA MP Leah Scott] When I was a little girl, my mom used to take us on road trips. I remember her getting out the Triple A Triptik, plotting the map, packing our bags, and loading we three girls in the back seat of the car. I don’t think that we were out of the driveway before we were shouting “Mom…are we... Read more of this article