Profile of Randy Simms

All articles of Randy Simms

  • Farewell to home delivery

    For the first time in my adult life, I’m going to have to pick up my mail at a community mailbox. People who have enjoyed home delivery see this ...

  • Special ballots should be obsolete

    It’s not a problem for him because he’s going to get a special ballot this week which will allow him to vote in the byelection well in advance of ...

  • RANDY SIMMS: McGrath throws the dice and loses — big time

    Today he’s banished to the back benches, looking at the back of the new premier’s head and hearing some of the most dreadful words a loyal ...

  • Moose fencing the common-sense solution

    In almost every case, the human victim is the one considered at fault. The arguments run the gamut from driving too fast to driver inattention, ...

  • RIP delegated conventions

    With its warts and all it was a must-see affair for those of us who love politics. That Paul Davis pulled it off on a third ballot where only two ...

  • Write the book

    As the last man standing from the Williams era, he has a unique perspective on one of the most intriguing periods in our recent political ...

  • Give people more reason to vote

    Such a reality is shocking to consider, but we’re getting close to it. As it stands, most of our governments don’t enjoy the support of a ...

  • All-day kindergarten: will we be ready?

    As of 2016, all children entering the classroom for the first time will be there for the full day. The benefits to families, especially working ...

  • Let the Labrador flag fly

    He was vocal this week in condemning a plan to have the flag raised at two Labrador entry points: L’Anse au Clair and Labrador City.This tempest ...

  • Fracking — yes or no?

    Our province is not exempt.Fracking is a highly successful means of getting at hard-to-reach resources, but there are risks and consequences. In ...