Liberals Need to Explain Inconsistencies on Public Airports Act

WHITEHORSE – On October 26, 2017, the Minister of Highways and Public Works claimed that the Association of Yukon Communities had been consulted on the Public Airports Act:

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Yukon Liberals to Increase Taxes on Tires by up to 900%

WHITEHORSE – Today, the Official Opposition raised concerns with the level of consultations on the Liberal’s planned tax increases on tires.

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Liberals Break Promise to Mining Sector

WHITEHORSE – On March 16 the Premier promised the mining industry that he would address their concerns for timelines and reassessments of development projects through a collaborative framework.

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Liberals Oppose Amendment to Prevent Airport Improvement Fee

WHITEHORSE – Yesterday the Official Opposition proposed several constructive amendments to the Public Airports Act. One of those amendments would have limited the government’s ability to impose any fees at airports beyond the ones that already exist.

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Liberals Treat Themselves to $105,000 for Furniture, iPads, and Smart Phones

WHITEHORSE – Documents obtained by the Official Opposition show that shortly after coming into office the Liberal government went on a spending spree with taxpayers’ money. 

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Liberals Vote to Keep Sales Tax on the Table

WHITEHORSE – Today the Official Opposition brought forward the following motion for debate in the Legislative Assembly:

THAT this House urges the Government of Yukon to not implement a territorial sales tax.

The Liberals refused to support this motion.

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Liberals Work to End Airports Act Tail Spin

WHITEHORSE – After being pressed by the Official Opposition for two weeks, and with a growing list of Yukoners coming out against the Public Airports Act, the Liberals have acknowledged they failed on the consultation process.

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Housing Minister Does Not Answer Questions on Housing

WHITEHORSE – Yesterday, the Official Opposition pressed the government on a number of housing issues across the territory. 

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Official Opposition Shows Support for Green Initiatives in Yukon

WHITEHORSE – Yesterday, the Official Opposition tabled a motion in the Legislature urging the government to increase its support for electric vehicles in the territory. 

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Official Opposition Puts Forward Motion to Send Public Airports Act for More Consultations

WHITEHORSE – Today during Second Reading debate on the Public Airports Act, the Official Opposition put forward a motion to send the Act for more consultations.

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