Angele Arsenault Well Known French Acadian Performer Dies

Canada loses one of its beloved chansonnières , Angèle Arsenault, who passed away at the age of 70 years. Continue reading Angele Arsenault Well Known French Acadian Performer Dies

Hacks, Flacks and Lobbyists Should They Be Registered?

The controversy surrounding the PEI Premier’s former chief of staff and a former Liberal MLA working as a paid lobbyists have some calling for registration of lobbyists. Continue reading Hacks, Flacks and Lobbyists Should They Be Registered?

There Is No Room In The Inn

“Quite frankly, the executive does not believe there is a place for bloggers in the press gallery because there is no room in the inn.” Continue reading There Is No Room In The Inn

Press Gallery Dragged Back To Court

Pategate – we file a Motion in Supreme Court to dismiss PEI Press Gallery’s judicial review  Continue reading Press Gallery Dragged Back To Court

Robert Rollback on PEI Pension Reform

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Joe Ghiz and Catherine Callbeck – First Female Premier Catherine Callbeck Never Set Out To Be A Trailblazer (CP Photo)

“The PEI government says it will introduce a number of reforms to its public sector pension plans when the legislature resumes next month, including scrapping guaranteed cost-of-living increases.” Globe and Mail. NJN received this comment from a reader.

Robert Rollback – or a broadside in verse on pensions

By Brandon M.

Once upon a time Prince Edward Island voted red

We looked toward Ms. Callbeck

‘Be premier,’ we said

The first province in Canada to give a woman the lead

We trusted her to know us, what we want and what we’d need Continue reading Robert Rollback on PEI Pension Reform