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October 30, 2011
FNM QUESTIONS PLP LEADERSHIP VOTE

By CHESTER ROBARDS

Tribune Senior Reporter

crobards@tribunemedia.net

THE Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) may not be able to have a democratic vote for leadership because of the number of stalwart councillors appointed by party leader Perry Christie, according to the Free National Movement (FNM).

However, the FNM contended that any shift in power within the PLP would inevitably rip the party ap...

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April 13, 2017
Greenslade: No bad intent among people who registered to vote twice

Commissioner of Police Ellison Greenslade yesterday confirmed that Parliamentary Commissioner Sherlyn Hall forwarded several cases for police to review of people being registered to vote more than once, but said he is satisfied those cases were done without "bad intentions".
Last week, Hall advised that "some cases have been referred to the attorney general's office, and one or two to the police, ...

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July 30, 2018
Zimbabwe opposition cries foul in historic post-Mugabe vote

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Zimbabwe's main opposition leader on Monday said reported voting delays were a "deliberate attempt" to undermine his supporters in the country's first election without former leader Robert Mugabe on the ballot. The allegations by Nelson Chamisa, leader of the Movement for [...]
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February 13, 2011
BEC strike vote looms

By NOELLE NICOLLS

Tribune Staff Reporter

nnicolls@tribunemedia.net

THE executive management at the Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) have two more days to comply before managerial staff move ahead with plans for a Wednesday strike vote.

The Bahamas Electrical Utility Managerial Union (BEUMU) filed a strike request with the Ministry of Labour last Thursday, according to union president Ervi...

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June 28, 2018
Robinson: My vote is not for sale

A week after he was fired as parliamentary secretary in the Ministry of Tourism, Bains and Grants Town MP Travis Robinson declared in Parliament yesterday that while he understood why Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis fired him over his opposition to the government increasing value-added [...]
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Former M.P. Pierre Dupuch tells Government: Stop using Parliamentary Secretaries as Voting Pawns
June 25, 2018
Former M.P. Pierre Dupuch tells Government: "Stop using Parliamentary Secretaries as Voting Pawns"

Explains how Members of Parliament are used as voting pawns to maintain Government Dictatorship...

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June 25, 2018
Next election will see electronic voting

The government has begun preparing for the implementation of electronic voting for the next general election, according to Minister of National Security Marvin Dames. If implemented, this would represent a paradigm shift in the way the electorate votes. Dames, whose portfolio includes elections, said the [...]
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June 21, 2018
Miller vote praised by Golden Isles residents

SOME Golden Isles residents are in support of their member of Parliament Vaughn Miller for "being a man" and voting against the value added tax amendment earlier this week, which will make law a new 12 percent VAT rate to come into effect July 1.Howe

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June 20, 2018
Aquapure voted 1, receives Quality Qudal Medal

Local water producer KLG Investments Ltd. has, once again, received the Quality Qudal 5 Star Medal for 1st place in the category "bottled non-carbonated water" for its Aquapure brand of bottled water. The prestigious, internationally renowned Quality Qudal Medal, the gold accolade that is the [...]
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The Rebel Four: No, no, no, no - FNM MPs split from party on VAT vote
June 19, 2018
The Rebel Four: No, no, no, no - FNM MPs split from party on VAT vote

FOUR Free National Movement members of Parliament joined the opposition in voting "no" to the bill that would increase value added tax from 7.5 percent to 12 percent last night...

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