Michael Connors

477 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
video

No policy announcements as Dwight Ball shows off metro-area Liberal candidates

Liberal leader Dwight Ball had no policy announcements on Day One of the provincial election campaign. Instead on Thursday, he took his bus tour...
video

Provincial budget dies on order paper after premier calls early election

Whichever party forms a government after the provincial election will have to reintroduce the provincial budget in the House of Assembly. That's because Premier...
video

Liberals release provincial budget ahead of election campaign

Finance Minister Tom Osborne released Budget 2019 Tuesday with a surprise surplus of almost $2 billion. But the government is in the black on...
video

Tom Osborne promises post-election budget will be same as pre-election budget

Finance Minister Tom Osborne insists that if the Liberals win the provincial election they will present the exact same budget to the House as...
video

‘We’re ready for an election,’ premier says on eve of provincial budget

The Liberals are making announcements left, right and centre Monday as the provincial election campaign approaches. Premier Dwight Ball wouldn't say exactly when he...
video

Liberals release Muskrat Falls rate mitigation plan

The provincial government has been under immense pressure to prevent power rates from soaring after Muskrat Falls comes online. The Liberals released a plan...
video

House of Assembly sends bill to standing committee for first time in two decades

The House of Assembly is about to try something it hasn't done in two decades. It's sending a piece of legislation to a standing...
video

House of Assembly passes bill allowing cabinet to ban retail plastic bags

The bill allowing the province to ban retail plastic bags officially passed in the House of Assembly on Wednesday. Environment Minister Graham Letto says...
video

Premier ready to meet on methylmercury one year after expert report

Premier Dwight Ball is seeking a meeting with indigenous leaders on methylmercury at Muskrat Falls. That's almost a year after an expert panel made...
video

Opposition parties worried provincial budget will skip House scrutiny

The opposition parties are worried the provincial budget will not get proper scrutiny in the House of Assembly when it's presented next week. That's...