Profile of John Crosbie

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  • Never a dull moment in N.L. politics

    Our province, of course, has not been immune, though we have had some significant historical differences compared to the rest of Canada or other ...

  • Under pressure

    Every government needs a top-notch, active and independent thinking group of permanent civil servants to advise ministers and cabinet on ...

  • Stockpiling influence

    It was an outstanding theatrical production which provided a night of unalloyed pleasure in hearing so many American rock ’n’ roll stars playing ...

  • For your reading pleasure

    6. “One Hell of a Ride: How Craig Dobbin Built the World’s Largest Helicopter Company,” is a biography written by John Lawrence Reynolds ...

  • Let’s hear from the powers that be

    Following that trip, I was invited to speak at a celebration in Toronto to mark the 80th birthday of former prime minister Jean Chrétien.In ...

  • People deserve power they can rely on

    Premier Kathy Dunderdale’s stated opinion, that we have not been experiencing a crisis, with the interruptions we’ve all experienced in the ...

  • Hometown heroes make their mark on the world

    A huge number of citizens of this province have gained employment in Fort McMurray, the centre of the giant oilsands operations in Alberta.Most ...

  • A party is born, and the war with Danny

    However, the party, led by Joe Clark, won just 12 seats, making it obvious that the Progressive Conservatives had to consider merging with the ...

  • Doyle offers an insider’s view of politics

    Those issues included the struggle between our province and the Liberal government of Pierre Elliott Trudeau, and other federal governments on ...

  • Doyle’s memoir a must-read

    Born in Avondale, a small community in Conception Bay about 50 kilometres from St. John’s, he was first elected to the House of Assembly in 1979, ...