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  • Lots to think about in Natural Resources

    Jerome Kennedy has to set priorities as he gets up to speed. There’s just too much going on in the province’s natural resources sector.Since he ...

  • For Burke, it’s all about getting people to work

    Last week’s cabinet shuffle was the biggest shakeup of government in years, and Joan Burke was at the centre of the biggest shift of the ...

  • Dunderdale shuffles, cuts the cabinet deck

    Premier Kathy Dunderdale almost completely rearranged her team Friday morning, unveiling her post-election cabinet.Of the 16 cabinet posts, only ...

  • MHAs sworn in

    One by one, they walked up to the head of the House of Assembly, and were formally sworn in as the people’s representatives in the province’s ...

  • Wiseman assumes Speaker’s role

    There was a jovial tone in the House of Assembly Thursday afternoon as newly minted Speaker Ross Wiseman was escorted to his seat in the big ...

  • Aylward makes his exit

    Liberal Leader Kevin Aylward is calling it quits. At a news conference in St. John’s Wednesday afternoon, Aylward announced he’ll step down from ...

  • Countdown

    Roger Fitzgerald will hang up his robe once and for all Thursday morning. Around 10 a.m., a new crop of MHAs will be sworn in, and then they’ll ...

  • Justice Watchdog fights for powers under Access to Information law

    Lawyers spent most of the day in Newfoundland and Labrador Supreme Court arguing the finer points of access to information legislation.At issue ...

  • Newly elected MHAs welcomed to the House

    Thursday morning was the first day in the House for newly minted MHAs, fresh off their wins in the Oct. 11 provincial election.Seated in the ...

  • ‘Today I want to talk about leadership’: MacDonald

    Dean MacDonald knows what he wants to see from the province’s political class and Wednesday afternoon, he said he’s just not satisfied with the ...