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PLP: Derrick Green Contracts Are “Concerning”

PLP: Derrick Green Contracts Are “Concerning”

“The revelation that OBA political consultant Derrick Green has been linked to lucrative contracts with the Bermuda Tourism Authority should concern all Bermudians,” Shadow Finance Minister David Burt said. “Considering Mr. Green has no experience with tourism and is the former college roommate of Tourism Minister Shawn Crockwell,... Read more of this article

PLP Congratulates College On 40th Anniversary

PLP Congratulates College On 40th Anniversary

Shadow Education Minister Lovitta Foggo recently took the time to congratulate the Bermuda College for its 40 years of service within the community, representing the Progressive Labour Party [PLP] as a whole in her statement. Ms. Foggo said, “On behalf of the Progressive Labour Party, I would like to congratulate the Bermuda College for its 40... Read more of this article

Video: PLP Call For Governor To Be Recalled

Video: PLP Call For Governor To Be Recalled

[Updated: The PLP said the Governor "made a mockery of Parliament and disrespected the Bermudian people" and said they will march on Government House this Tuesday and call for the "immediate recall of the Governor." The PLP plan to "abstain" from participating in Parliament until a solution is found. Videos + Governor & Premier's comments added.]... Read more of this article

PLP: Time For OBA To Collaborate With PLP

PLP: Time For OBA To Collaborate With PLP

The Opposition Progressive Labour Party today [July 7] said it’s time for the OBA to collaborate with the PLP and end conscription. Shadow Home Affairs Minister Walter Roban said, “The news that support for the abolition of conscription is growing among Bermudians is encouraging, and hopefully sends a message to the OBA that the time has... Read more of this article

PLP To Hold East End Town Hall On Immigration

PLP To Hold East End Town Hall On Immigration

On Thursday [July 10], the PLP will be holding a third town hall meeting on the topic of immigration and Bermuda status for PRC holders at the Clearwater Middle School. A spokesperson said, “The PLP will be taking its Immigration Reform presentation to the East End next week with a Town Hall meeting at the Clearwater Middle School on Thursday... Read more of this article

PLP To Hold Second Town Hall On Immigration

PLP To Hold Second Town Hall On Immigration

On Thursday [July 3], the PLP will be holding a second town hall meeting on the topic of immigration and Bermuda status for PRC holders at the Dalton E. Tucker Primary School. A spokesperson said, “The Progressive Labour Party invites the public to our second town hall meeting on immigration and status for permanent residency certificate holders.... Read more of this article

PLP: “Pension Freeze Is An Unacceptable Move”

PLP: “Pension Freeze Is An Unacceptable Move”

“An across the board pension freeze is an unacceptable move and all Bermudians should take note of this government’s shameful attack on retirees,” Deputy PLP Leader Derrick Burgess said today. Saying there is “no simple remedy to resolve the unfunded positions of the public sector pension plans, Finance Minister Bob Richards tabled... Read more of this article

PLP Extend Best Wishes To Muslim Community

PLP Extend Best Wishes To Muslim Community

Opposition Leader Marc Bean said the Progressive Labour Party would like to extend best wishes to Bermuda’s Muslim Community as they observe the Holy month of Ramadan. “We thank you for your contribution to our island home and know that you will emerge from this month of fasting and reflection, spiritually renewed and energized for the... Read more of this article

Two Hour Video: PLP Town Hall On Immigration

Two Hour Video: PLP Town Hall On Immigration

The Progressive Labour Party hosted a Town Hall meeting last night [June 26] at the Devonshire Recreation Club addressing the topic of immigration and Bermuda status. The meeting follows a recent Court ruling which allowed for a pathway to status for Permanent Residence Certificate [PRC] holders. The PLP has called for government to suspend applications... Read more of this article

PLP Congratulate Members On Best Of Bermuda

PLP Congratulate Members On Best Of Bermuda

“On behalf of the Officers, Parliamentary Group, Members and supporters of the Progressive Labour Party, I wish to congratulate Christopher Famous for winning the Best of Bermuda award for Best Columnist. This speaks volumes of the quality of his insightful and honest opinions,” said Party Chairman Maynard Dill said. “In addition,... Read more of this article


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