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Public Inquiry Needed for Clarenville Women’s Prison: Crosbie

St. John’s, NL (June 12, 2018) – Today, Progressive Conservative Leader Ches Crosbie is calling for a public inquiry into recent deaths at the Correctional Centre for Women in Clarenville. “I am deeply troubled by the reported deaths of inmates at the women’s prison in Clarenville, and am now asking...

Ches Crosbie Calls for United Action on Grand Bank Surf Clam Issue

St. John’s (March 7, 2018) – Today, PC Leadership candidate Ches Crosbie is calling for united action against the federal government’s recent decision to take 25% of Newfoundland and Labrador’s surf clam quota. In an open letter addressed to all three legislature party leaders, Crosbie is calling for an all-party...

Ches Crosbie calls for Independent Review of North Spur stability

Happy Valley-Goose Bay (February 22, 2018) – Today, PC Leadership candidate Ches Crosbie is calling on the provincial government to conduct an open, independent, and transparent technical review of North Spur stability risks, and the sufficiency of Nalcor’s stabilization measures. “Nalcor and the Liberal government have repeatedly fumbled the issues...

Ches Crosbie proposes legislature harassment policy

St. John’s, NL (February 12, 2018) – Today, Ches Crosbie is calling for the implementation of a workplace harassment policy for the House of Assembly. “It is important that we hold our politicians, and their staff, responsible for inappropriate conduct. That is why I am proposing the introduction of a...

Bill Marshall endorses Ches Crosbie for PC Leader

St. John’s, NL (January 23, 2018) – Today, Bill Marshall has issued the below statement endorsing Ches Crosbie in his bid to lead the Progressive Conservative Party of Newfoundland and Labrador. “We find ourselves in a very difficult financial situation, and need leadership that can allow Newfoundland and Labrador to...

MP Michael Chong Endorses Ches Crosbie for PC Leader

St. John’s, NL (January 22, 2017) – Today, MP Michael Chong is endorsing Ches Crosbie in his bid for the leadership of the Progressive Conservative Party of Newfoundland and Labrador. “Ches Crosbie is a principled, passionate Progressive Conservative who has demonstrated the ability to lead with integrity and honesty. I’m...

Al Antle endorses Ches Crosbie’s leadership campaign

St. John’s, NL (January 15, 2017) – Financial wellness professional Al Antle is endorsing Ches Crosbie in his leadership bid for the Progressive Conservative Party of Newfoundland and Labrador. “My primary reason for endorsing Ches Crosbie is based on his evident competence,” says Antle. “He is arguably one of the...

Ches Crosbie publishes report that some politicians won’t like

St. John’s, NL (January 11, 2017) – PC leadership candidate Ches Crosbie has published a report to empower voters to make great political decisions for themselves, their families, and the province. Choosing True Change and Great Government for Newfoundland and Labrador is now available at www.chescrosbie.ca/change free of charge. Crosbie...

MHAs Barry Petten and Jim Lester endorse Ches Crosbie for PC Leader

St. John’s, NL (January 10, 2018) – Today, MHAs Barry Petten and Jim Lester are endorsing Ches Crosbie in his bid for the leadership of the PC Party.  “Ches has demonstrated the ability to lead a unified, revitalized PC Party that will be well-prepared to defeat the Liberal government in...

Ches Crosbie calls for repeal of the 15% insurance tax

St. John’s, NL (January 4, 2018) – Today, PC leadership candidate Ches Crosbie is calling for a repeal of the 15% tax on insurance premiums. “The Liberal government’s implementation of a 15% tax on insurance premiums has proven to be short-sighted, punitive and regressive,” said Crosbie. “That is why, if...

Loyola Hearn endorses Ches Crosbie for PC Leader

St. John’s, NL (January 3, 2018) – Today, Loyola Hearn has issued the below statement endorsing Ches Crosbie in his bid to lead the Progressive Conservative Party of Newfoundland and Labrador. “I am endorsing Ches Crosbie to be the next leader of our Progressive Conservative Party because I believe he...

Labrador To Become Nuclear Waste Repository To The World?

One of the major planks of my campaign to become leader of the PC Party of Newfoundland and Labrador is the restoration of confidence in our institutions of democratic government. Evidence for existence of a crisis of confidence can be found in, among other places, the Democracy Cookbook and its serialization...

Former Speaker Roger Fitzgerald endorses Ches Crosbie for PC Leader

St. John’s, NL (December 4, 2017) – Roger Fitzgerald, former MHA for Bonavista South and Speaker for the House of Assembly, today endorsed Ches Crosbie in his bid for leadership of the Progressive Conservative Party. “Today, I am pleased to endorse Ches Crosbie to be the next leader of our...

Joseph Goudie endorses Ches Crosbie for PC Leader

St. John’s, NL (December 1, 2017) – Joseph Goudie, former MHA for Lake Melville and provincial cabinet minister, has issued the below statement today endorsing Ches Crosbie for PC Leader. “I am endorsing Ches Crosbie to be the next leader of our Progressive Conservative Party because I believe he has...

Memorial University student associations endorse Ches Crosbie for PC Leader

St. John’s, NL (November 30, 2017) – Today, the leadership of Memorial University’s official Progressive Conservative and Conservative student associations have issued the below statements endorsing Ches Crosbie as the next leader of the PC Party.  “On behalf of the executive of the Memorial University Progressive Conservatives, I am pleased...

This Is My "End In Mind"

“Start with the end in mind.” That’s a quote from famous educator and author Stephen Covey. And it’s true. We need to know where we’re going in order to get there. I don’t think Dwight Ball knew where he wanted to take Newfoundland and Labrador when he became the Liberal...