Statement from Scott Kent on Barrick Gold Investment in ATAC Resources Ltd.

WHITEHORSE - “We are very pleased to hear today’s announcement that Barrick Gold Corporation has invested $8.3 million in ATAC Resources Ltd. to acquire interest in the Rackla Gold Project here in Yukon.

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A Statement on the 100th Anniversary of Vimy Ridge

WHITEHORSE – In recognition of the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 9th, Leader of the Official Opposition Stacey Hassard released the following statement:

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Official Opposition Will Seek 40 Day Legislative Sitting

WHITEHORSE – The Official Opposition will be seeking to have the upcoming spring sitting last the legislated maximum of 40 days.

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Statement on World Autism Awareness Day

WHITEHORSE – In recognition of World Autism Awareness Day, Opposition Critic for Health and Social Services Patti McLeod released the following statement:

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Official Opposition Announces Plan to Save Taxpayers’ Money

WHITEHORSE – Today, the Yukon Party Official Opposition announced that, in the interests of Yukon taxpayers, it will rent an Ottawa condo for Premier Sandy Silver.

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Government Set To Break Key Election Promise

WHITEHORSE – The Official Opposition is seeking answers from the government with regards to their election promise to ensure any tenders for projects that are seasonally dependent be tendered no later than March of each year. As tomorrow is the last day of March the government’s self-imposed deadline is fast approaching. 

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Official Opposition Questions Renewal of Interim Electrical Rebate

WHITEHORSE – The Official Opposition is seeking clarity from the government regarding the status of the Interim Electrical Rebate program. 

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A Statement by the Official Opposition in Response to the Federal Budget

WHITEHORSE – In response to the tabling of the 2017/18 federal budget, Official Opposition Leader Stacey Hassard released the following statement:

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Happy St. Patrick's Day!

WHITEHORSE – Today, in recognition of St. Patrick’s Day, the Official Opposition released the following statement:

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The First 100 Days

WHITEHORSE – Today, the Official Opposition would like to recognize that Monday, March 13th was the hundredth day in office for the new territorial government. While the government has only showed up to work in the Legislative Assembly for an hour and a half in these first 100 days, they have made a few decisions without legislative or public scrutiny.

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