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May 12, 2017
Some PLP candidates react to losses

After the wipeout of former Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) MPs on Wednesday, several who lost their seats expressed surprise while defending their records and said the crushing defeat was more of a referendum on the government.
Former Pinewood MP Khaalis Rolle is among them.
Yesterday, Rolle, who assured he felt fine after his loss, said he worked selflessly in his community for years and formed ...

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April 24, 2017
Minnis continues demand for Fitzgerald's firing

As Prime Minister Perry Christie continued his silence over the recently leaked emails of Education Minister Jerome Fitzgerald lobbying then Baha Mar developer Sarkis Izmirlian for "assistance" in advancing contracts for his family's business, Free National Movement (FNM) Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis on Friday night renewed his call for Fitzgerald's termination from Cabinet.
While speaking at a rally ...

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March 21, 2017
PM, DPM rebuke Collie's claim on PLP election spending

The recent claim by Free National Movement (FNM) Chairman Sidney Collie that the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) is using taxpayer money to fund its election campaign, drew the rebuke of Prime Minister Perry Christie and Deputy Prime Minister Philip Brave Davis, who were asked to respond to the accusation yesterday.
Pointing to a Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute (BAMSI) ad that app...

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January 26, 2017
Eight Mile Rock delegate dies at conference

A PROGRESSIVE Liberal Party convention delegate from Grand Bahama collapsed on the bathroom floor of her hotel room on the first night of the party's convention and later died, a party source told The Tribune.

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October 19, 2018
A COMIC39S VIEW: The 39was gonna39 govt

This comes a bit late but I guess now is as good a time as any to congratulate the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) on winning the 2017 Bahamas General Election. Didn't you hear? Apparently the Free National Movement (FNM) is moving to rent the Town

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January 12, 2017
The incomparable force that is Meryl Streep is humorous and entertaining in 'Florence Foster Jenkins'

Florence Foster Jenkins (U.S. rated PG-13)
Cast: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg
Genre: Comedy-drama, biography
Dwight's Rating: 3 Stars

Contrary to the views of some ridiculous individuals, Meryl Streep is probably the greatest actor alive today.
She is, without a doubt, one of the greatest actors in history, and definitely one of the most honored, with more Oscar nominations than any...

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January 06, 2017
No 'coordinated' DNA involvement in We March

While the leaders of the Democratic National Alliance (DNA) fully support the We March Bahamas group and its plans to march on January 10, the party will not be represented as a whole during the march to respect the wishes of the march's organizers.
"As it relates to We March [Bahamas], we have gone on the record saying Mr. Ranard Henfield has done a good job in galvanizing the support of people w...

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January 04, 2017
'Govt pushing gay agenda'

Marco City MP Gregory Moss and his party, the United People's Movement (UPM), are accusing the Christie administration of pushing 'the gay agenda', months after the majority of people who voted in the gender equality referendum voted against several questions, including one that would have made it unconstitutional to discriminate against someone based on sex.
The party condemned the affirmative vo...

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December 22, 2016
International Oil Spill Workshop held to Improve Partnerships and Response Mechanisms

Fifteen countries participated in a four-day oil spill workshop in mid-December at the Lowell Mortimer Maritime Institute on Coral Island. Minister of Transport and Aviation, the Hon. Glenys Hanna-Martin, welcomed the delegates at the commencement...

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August 05, 2016
Forbes, Smith and Miller ratified as PLP gets 'war ready' for election

THE Progressive Liberal Party last evening moved one step closer to its "war ready" mantra, as the party announced the ratification of three incumbent candidates on Thursday evening.

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