Senator Fred Mitchell Responds To The FNM Attack On Chester Cooper

For Immediate  Release  27 August 2020 After reading the Deputy Prime Minister’s statement  responding to the Deputy Leader of the PLP’s demand that the Treasury Committee of the House should meet and act, we in the PLP can only say Peter Turnquest is the proverbial ostrich with his head in the sand. Mr. Turnquest missed […]

PLP Chair Responds To The Prime Minister’s Nasty Remarks

Loretta Butler Turner, the former MP, warned us that Hubert Minnis was not who we thought he was.  It turns out to be true. So Chester Cooper, the Deputy Leader of the PLP, made a simple request of the Parliament.  He asked that they waive the provision in Article 49 of the constitution which prohibits […]

PLP CHAIR RESPONDS TO FNM TROLLS

So there’s this site called BN which is connected to a Senator of the FNM that started around of disinformation last week about the Leader Philip Davis and his law firm.  The PLP’s Chairman issued the following statement: Responding To The Lies of The FNM By Their Social Media Trolls For Immediate Release 21 April […]

LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION RESPONDS

Statement By The Leader Of the Opposition Responding To The Prime Minister’s Statement On Covid 19 For Immediate Release 3 April 2020 This afternoon  you heard the p m say he consulted with me on the additional measures that he announced this evening which shuts down the country  from 8 p m. this evening  until […]

Fred Mitchell Responds To FNM Political Attack

For Immediate Release 21 March 2020 Yesterday 20 March 2020, the Leader of the Opposition spoke by phone to the Prime Minister. In that exchange suggestions were offered by the Leader of the Opposition to the Prime Minister. There was a cordial but frank exchange of views on the Corona virus issues. The Prime Minister […]

PLP Responds To FNM Trolls On Rape Whistle

On Social Media Reaction To Rape Whistle Idea 4 March 2020 I understand stand that social media trolls have been flapping up their gums about the suggestion by the Leader of the Opposition at his press conference on Tuesday 3 March 2020 that whistles should be distributed to women as part of an anti rape […]

PLP RESPONDS TO MINNIS ON NYGARD

Statement from the Leader of the PLP In response to the Prime Minister For Immediate Release 26th February 2020 For a Prime Minister who commands a huge parliamentary majority to advance any policy or piece of legislation he wishes and whose government has borrowed billions of dollars in three short years, it was sad and […]

REV KEITH RUSSELL RESPONDS TO FNM CRITICS

Some folks that I have encountered down at one of Freeport’s unofficial parliaments argue that my writings, or political rants as they called them, do not display my Christianity. They don’t seem pastoral. After all, a Pastor is supposed to display neutrality and offer comfort to people. It is unchristian, they say, to be calling […]

PLP RESPONDS TO SAVE THE BAYS

Last week instead of keeping quiet and their heads down, the phony environmental group led by the lawyer and the former preacher, known as the ventriloquist and his dummy, sent out a press release protesting their innocence and saying they were not involved in overthrowing with the collusion with foreign interests in Lyford Cay, the […]

THE PLP RESPONDS TO CARL BETHEL ON ASHE

From The Office of The Chairman of The PLP On AG Declaring Ashe To Be A Whistleblower For Immediate Release 26 September 2018 We are incredulous today after reading an incredible headline about the star witness in the Government’s signature case of alleged corruption. The Attorney General Carl Bethel has declared Johnathan Ashe to be […]

PLP Responds To Minnis On Immigration

The following statement was issued by the Chairman of the PLP Senator Fred Mitchell.  Since the release below was sent out, the Government has raised without notice the fees for caregivers, maids and labourers from 1000 dollars per year to 2000 dollars per year. Statement From The Office Of The Chairman PLP Senator Fred Mitchell […]

PLP Responds To FNM Propaganda

From the Office of Chairman of the PLP On FNM Fake Social Media Platforms For Immediate Release 15 September 2018 It has come to the party’s attention that a number of fake platforms connected to the FNM are being used to dispense information across all social media pages. The purpose is to distract PLPs away […]

THE PLP RESPONDS TO THE WORTHLESS FNM CHAIRMAN

From the Office of the Chairman of the Progressive Liberal Party On The Conduct of the Speaker of the House of Assembly For Immediate Release 25 July 2018 The PLP continues to object to the conduct of the Speaker of the House of Assembly toward members of the PLP in the people’s House. Today the […]

CHESTER COOPER RESPONDS TO THE BUDGET

PLP RESPONSE TO 2018/2019 BUDGET COMMUNICATION CHESTER COOPER, PLP DEPUTY LEADER, EXUMAS AND RAGGED ISLAND MP, SHADOW MINISTER OF FINANCE MAY 20, 2018   Today is a very Sad Day. The Government shamelessly announced an increase in VAT from 7.5% to 12%. A whopping 67%. This is an outrage.   The Minister of Finance showed […]

Fred Mitchell Responds To John Pinder

Statement by Senator Fred Mitchell Opposition Spokesman on Foreign Affairs, Labour and Immigration On Remarks By John Pinder Public Service Union President On Steve McKinney Show 15 August For Immediate Release 16 August 2017 One of my former constituents reported to me that on the Steve McKinney Radio show yesterday, John Pinder, the President of […]

Mitchell Responds To Candia Dames

On 9th August, the Nassau Guardian wrote a piece in their National Review opinion section which is really the rant of the week by Candia Dames, its Managing Editor, which claimed that Fred Mitchell was “unhinged”. Mr. Mitchell issued his own statement but we think it is important to add to it.  Ms. Dames has […]

MITCHELL ISSUES STATEMENT ON FRED SMITH

Statement by Senator Fred Mitchell Nassau, The Bahamas Raising A Matter of Privilege I have received a number of inquiries from my family and from the Leader of the Opposition about a campaign of full page ads that is being run in The Tribune by a nameless, faceless group calling itself Committee Against Mitchell or […]

GINGER MOXEY RESPONDS TO ALLEGATIONS

As a young Bahamian professional and global ambassador, I am aghast at the reckless and malicious way that persons have spoken about me, and others, over the past few months. I have remained silent for the most part, but I am compelled to respond directly to the latest accusations that have gone viral on social […]

BAHAMAS RESPONDS TO TERRORISM REPORT

Nassau, New Providence – Today on MSNBC Cable News, on a show hosted by Joy-Ann Reid, a guest, Malcolm Nance, a reported expert in security and terrorism, made the following statement: “We [the United States] have not banned terrorists from Brazil. ISIS has dozens of members from Brazil or Trinidad or The Bahamas who have more […]

BRADLEY ROBERTS RESPONDS TO DAGUILAR

Press Statement Bradley B Roberts National Chairman Progressive Liberal Party October 29th 2016 D’ Aguilar Off To terrible start as a Politician It is unfortunate that the first public action taken by Dionisio D’ Aguilar as an announced candidate for membership in the House of Assembly is failing to recognize that when there is a […]

Government Responds To Misinformation Of The FNM On Bahamar

Thursday 25 August STATEMENT ON BEHALF OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE BAHAMAS Three days ago, best viagra the Prime Minister made a Statement to The Nation, viagra usa regarding the successful outcome of the BahaMar negotiations. In his Statement, the Prime Minister highlighted many of the details of that Agreement: The FACT that construction at Baha […]

ATTORNEY GENERAL RESPONDS TO NO CAMPAIGN

STATEMENT ISSUED BY THE OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL 1ST JUNE 2016 On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 Bahamians will go to the polls, in the final step of a Constitutional Referendum, to decide whether to amend the nation’s Constitution.  There has been a suggestion that the Constitutional Referendum is not necessary, and that ordinary legislation is […]

Deputy Prime Minister Responds To The Tribune

10 March 2016 Statement by The Hon. Philip Brave Davis Deputy Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas The use of an untested affidavit to make allegations that smear my character is irresponsible. It is astounding that a newspaper of record would stoop to such nonsense. This is indeed a new low even for […]

Keod Smith Responds To The Tribune

Statement issued by Keod Smith, Attorney and former Member of Parliament in response to allegations contained in The Tribune and The Punch publications of Thursday 10th March 2016: The Bahamian people would know that for almost three years since it was revealed and documented as an easily verifiable fact that Louis Bacon is the great […]