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West Bay hopeful stresses wage decline as key issue

West Bay hopeful stresses wage decline as key issue

| 11/05/2017 | 25 Comments
(CNS Election): Mervin Smith hammered home the message on Wednesday night that it is not just the number of work permits, poor training, education or skills gaps that is presenting a challenge to local people securing work, but the decline in wages. Smith, who is making a second attempt at securing [...]

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The Lion and Aunt Sookie to challenge Mac

The Lion and Aunt Sookie to challenge Mac

| 29/03/2017 | 20 Comments
(CNS Elections): Veteran MLA and opposition leader, McKeeva Bush, may have been the first candidate to be nominated in West Bay West on Wednesday but he wasn’t the last. At around 2:30pm Daphne Orrett (a.k.a. Aunt Sookie), who served in the Legislative Assembly in the 1980’s, was nominat [...]

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