Tag: Progressive Labour Party

PLP “Pleased To Welcome” Simmons To Team

PLP “Pleased To Welcome” Simmons To Team

“The Progressive Labour Party is pleased to welcome Mr. Jamahl Simmons to our Parliamentary Team as the Member of Parliament for Constituency 33, Sandys South,” a statement from the party said today [Nov 19]. “We are confident that Jamahl will play an integral role in our team in both the House of Assembly and in the community.” Mr.... Read more of this article

PLP Constituency 33 To Host Dinner On Sunday

PLP Constituency 33 To Host Dinner On Sunday

The Progressive Labour Party Sandys South Constituency #33 is inviting people to join them for a free dinner at 3pm this Sunday [Nov 16] at the Somers Isle Lodge in Sandys. The event flyer said, “Constituency 33 invites you to join us for Feed Our Families on Sunday, November 16, 2014 3:00 pm at Somers Isle Lodge, Hog Bay Level, next to Maximart,... Read more of this article

Opinion: Simmons On Investment, Seniors, Jobs

Opinion: Simmons On Investment, Seniors, Jobs

[Opinion column written by PLP constituency #33 candidate Jamahl Simmons] For nearly a month, I and others representing the Progressive Labour Party, have been pounding the pavement in Sandys South, sharing our vision and explaining how we must begin to get Bermuda headed in the right direction. As the PLP’s candidate for Constituency 33, I am... Read more of this article

PLP: Condolences On Passing Of Dr. Munroe

PLP: Condolences On Passing Of Dr. Munroe

Following the death of prominent Bahamian faith leader Rev. Dr. Myles Munroe, Opposition Leader Marc Bean has extended his condolences to his friends and family, as well as to the nation of Bahamas. Rev Munroe and his wife were among nine people who died when a private Lear jet crashed on approach near Grand Bahama International Airport on Sunday [Nov... Read more of this article

PLP Initial Response To 2014 Throne Speech

PLP Initial Response To 2014 Throne Speech

In their initial response to today’s [Nov 7] Throne Speech, the Progressive Labour Party said that “Bermuda has an OBA government that lacks a bold vision and strategy for transformation that our country so desperately needs.” A statement from the Party said, “We are sure that Sir John Swan is disappointed as his plea for boldness... Read more of this article

Simmons, PLP Thank Meet & Greet Attendees

Simmons, PLP Thank Meet & Greet Attendees

Jamahl Simmons and the PLP Constituency 33 team has thanked constituents for coming out to the “Meet and Greet” event held at Dalton E. Tucker School on Saturday. Mr. Simmons, the PLP candidate for the November 18 bye-election remarked, “I am grateful to everyone who came out and joined us for a wondeful evening. I enjoyed the opportunity... Read more of this article

PLP Hosting Meet & Greet With Jamahl Simmons

PLP Hosting Meet & Greet With Jamahl Simmons

[Updated] The Progressive Labour Party will be hosting a Meet and Greet with the PLP candidate for the upcoming Sandy’s South bye-election, Jamahl Simmons, at the Dalton E. Tucker Primary School this Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. A PLP spokesperson said, “Jamahl will be available to hear your ideas, concerns and answer questions.... Read more of this article

Videos: PLP Elect Marc Bean And David Burt

Videos: PLP Elect Marc Bean And David Burt

[Updated with videos. Marc Bean has retained the PLP leadership, defeating Walton Brown by a vote of 85 - 9 in tonight's internal party election. David Burt defeated Michael Weeks by a margin of 76 - 18 for the position of Deputy.] The Progressive Labour Party will be hosting their Annual Delegates Conference at the Devonshire Rec this evening [Oct... Read more of this article

PLP Banquet Rescheduled Until November 22

PLP Banquet Rescheduled Until November 22

Due to Hurricane Gonzalo, the PLP have rescheduled their Annual Banquet, moving it from October 25 to November 22. A spokesperson said, “Due to recent Hurricane Gonzalo’s effect on Bermuda, the Progressive Labour Party would like to announce the rescheduling of our 47th Annual Banquet. The banquet, originally scheduled for Saturday, October... Read more of this article

PLP: Condolences On Passing Of Dr. Shija

PLP: Condolences On Passing Of Dr. Shija

The Progressive Labour Party said they are “deeply saddened” to learn of the sudden passing of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Secretary General Dr. William Shija in London, England. Dr. Shija was well known worldwide, especially throughout the Commonwealth and he had a fond affection for Bermuda. Deputy Opposition Leader, Derrick... Read more of this article


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