After a resounding ‘No’ vote in the referendum, Prime Minister Christie declared that offending webshop owners and their gaming operations, including all online gaming and the numbers games, must cease with immediate effect.
A top accountant has argued that the enormous size of the government’s unfunded pension liability is yet further evidence of why the government must reduce the size of the civil service.
Isn’t that like saying that the general election was non-binding? That the wishes of the people do not matter, because they are going to do what they want, despite what the electorate has to say.
Like many actions taken and statements made by the PLP in the tumultuous general election campaign, the unwise decision to advertise the country’s murder count has come back to haunt the Christie administration.
It’s easy to become a millionaire when you are engaging in illegal activities. It doesn’t take any brains at all. This is proven by gangster Craig Flowers’ warped perspective on the failed gambling referendum.
Believing that “service is our best teacher,” Ms Chervita Campbell has put her name forward as a candidate for Marco City to Freeport’s local government.
If the PLP proceeds with its private lottery scheme, history will record that this betrayal of the common good by private greed was led by Perry Gladstone Christie and the New Guard oligarchs.
I have noticed a slant in Candia Dames’ reporting and opinion pieces over the past year that all seem meant to provoke some commentary by the former prime minister, drawing him back into national discourse.
Free National Movement (FNM) Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis says crime is “smothering” the nation despite Prime Minister Perry Christie’s repeated statements that his government will arrest the problem.