'Turmoil as Usual': the excerpts

'Turmoil as Usual': the excerpts

During the Christmas season, The Telegram published three excerpts from “Turmoil, As Usual” by reporter James McLeod, a new Creative Publishing book on politics in Newfoundland and Labrador coming in early 2016.

The beginning of the end

December 26, 2015 - 5 h 00

In the minds of most political watchers, it wasn’t a question of if Premier Kathy Dunderdale would resign, just a matter of when. Despite the NDP implosion, and a big flashy announcement...

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Local 5
The beginning of the end

Raffles, auctions and Rack of Lamb’s

December 28, 2015 - 4 h 55

The announcement didn’t draw much notice, but it told me everything I needed to know about the state of the Liberal party in 2013. The Liberal Party was becoming the party of Dwight Ball. They were...

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Raffles, auctions and Rack of Lamb’s

Orange Wave Crashing

December 29, 2015 - 4 h 33

Here’s what New Democrats don’t like: Stephen Harper and giving short speeches.

On the Victoria Day long weekend in St. John’s, New Democrats were in fine form, giving long speeches and...

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Local 4
Orange Wave Crashing