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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A Statement from Patti McLeod in Celebration of International Women’s Day

WHITEHORSE – In recognition of International Women’s Day on March 8th, Patti McLeod, Official Opposition critic for the Women’s Directorate and MLA for Watson Lake released the following statement:

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Statement from Stacey Hassard on New $53 Million Goldstrike and Newmont Mining Partnership

“Yesterday’s announcement by Goldstrike Resources Ltd. that Newmont Mining Corporation would be purchasing a majority stake in Goldstrike’s Plateau project is good news for Yukon.

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Official Opposition to Attend Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada Convention

WHITEHORSE – The Yukon Party Official Opposition will be sending a delegation to the annual Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada Convention (PDAC) in Toronto from March 6-8. 

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Statement from the Official Opposition in Celebration of Heritage Day

WHITEHORSE – Geraldine Van Bibber, Tourism & Culture Critic and MLA for Porter Creek North today issued the following statement regarding the celebration of Yukon Heritage Day:

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Geraldine Van Bibber Invested Into Order of Canada

WHITEHORSE –Stacey Hassard, interim leader of the Official Opposition, issued the following statement of congratulations to Geraldine Van Bibber for her investiture into the Order of Canada on February 17th:

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