So there is this picture that was floated around last week of Peter Turnquest, the hapless Minister of Finance of the country as he sat mugging for the cameras at the meeting of the IDB in Washington D.C. He looked as proud as peacock. He had truly arrived. All the time they were complaining about […]

Contribution by Senator Dr. Michael Darville

Senator, The Honorable Dr. Michael R. Darville Contribution to the Speech from the Throne Honourable Senate of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas Thursday, October 12th, 2017  Madame President, it is indeed an honor and a privilege to once again rise in this Honorable chamber to not only carry the banner of the progressive liberal party, […]

Senator Clay Sweeting Contribution to the Senate

Madame President, it is indeed and privilege an honour that I stand on behalf of the people of North, Central and South Eleuthera as a Senator and more importantly, the people of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas to thank Her Excellency the Governor General for her most gracious speech from the Throne.  She was looked […]


PLP SPEECHES 12 and 13 October 2017 Senator Michael Darville (photo by Peter Ramsay of the Bahamas Information Services) defends the Ministry of Grand Bahama. Click here for his full statement Senator Clay Sweeting stands up for the fishermen of The Bahamas.  You may click here for the full address Senator Jobeth Davis tells the […]

Senator Jobeth Davis contribution to the Senate

October 2017 Contribution- Resolution to Thank Her Excellency Governor General for presenting the Speech from the Throne. Senator, Hon., J.L. Coleby-Davis- Opposition Senator and Shadow Attorney General, Shadow Minister of Legal Affairs, and Youth   Madame President, Senate Colleagues, my fellow Bahamians, I am grateful to God and thank him for another opportunity to present […]

National Heroes Day

Senator Fred Mitchell speaks in honour of National Heroes Day Committee member Maxwell Turner in the presence of Mrs Turner and Rev Canon Sebastian Campbell at St Gregory’s Church in Nassau 8 October Senator Fred Mitchell with the Heroes of Fox Hill honoured today at St Paul’s Church 9 October from left Derrell Moss, Agnes […]

Rife Speculation On The Future Of Fred Mitchell

The following statement was doing the rounds on social media: MESSAGE FROM A YOUNG PLP IN SUPPORT OF SENATOR FREDERICK AUDLEY MITCHELL AS NATIONAL CHAIRMAN OF THE PROGRESSIVE LIBERAL PARTY. As a young supporter of the PLP, I have had the opportunity over the last few days to assess the various arguments and ideas advanced […]