LEADER OF THE PLP IN GRAND BAHAMA | 24 January 2020

The following statement was delivered by the Leader of the Opposition at his press conference in Freeport, Grand Bahama after his site visit to the east end of the island: STATEMENT BY THE HON PHILIP BRAVE DAVIS QC MP Leader of the Opposition At Freeport Press Conference For Immediate Release 24 January 2020 Today I […]

PLP Lunches With The Governor General

Senator Fred Mitchell with the PLP Parliamentary Caucus 14 January 2020  with Leader Philip Davis, Chester Cooper, Senator Clay Sweeting, Picewell Forbes, Glenys Hanna Martin at the annual luncheon given by the Governor General Sir Cornelius Smith.

THE FINANCIAL SERVICES BILLS NIXED BY THE PLP

The Nassau Guardian caused problems for PLPs when they ran a headline which suggested that the PLPs in the Senate went in a different direction from the PLPs in the House on the four Financial Services Bills. The Senators utilized the review jurisdiction of the Senate after consultation with the Leader of the Opposition on […]

PLP TRIES TO AMEND DORMANT ACCOUNTS LEGISLATION

  According to The Tribune of  28 November: The leader of Government Business in the Senate, Attorney General Carl Bethel, clashed with opposition senators in his bid to have the pair of bills approved in the upper chamber yesterday. Pushing back against claims made by Opposition Senate Leader Fred Mitchell and former Grand Bahama Minister […]

PLP Meeting In The South

  Senator Fred Mitchell speaking at the joint meetings of Southern Shores and Golden Isles at Gerald Cash Primary 28 November 2018. Talking about candidates for the PLP…building a new airport…Morgan’s Bluff Port… Public Transportation… Freeport… Telecommunications Policy.. putting the country back to work and the meanness of the FNM and how Minnis and Turnquest […]

PLP CONVENTION POSTPONED

On Postponement Of The PLP’s Annual General Convention For Immediate Release 26 October 2018 The National General Council of the Progressive Liberal Party in its meeting of 25 October decided to postpone the announced annual general convention previously scheduled for 14 to 16 November to May of 2019.  We ask all members and supporters to […]

PLP Says FNM Is Sorry And Corrupt

From The Chairman of the Progressive Liberal Party Responding To The FNM’s Angry Rant Against The PLP For Immediate Release 16 October 2018 What a tired bunch of hacks the FNM are. Seventeen months into their term with social collapse all around them, with the economy in shambles, with the environment in a mess and […]

FNM Takes Away Contracts From Suspected PLP Bus Drivers

The following statement was issued by the  Chairman of the PLP Senator Fred Mitchell From The Chairman of The PLP On Notice Of Loss Of Contracts For Buses For Immediate Release 18 October 2018 In an act of official savagery, contractors for school busing in Abaco, Eleuthera, Bimini and Grand Bahama have reported that in […]

THE PLP VISITS BIMINI | 12 October 2018

The Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party Philip Davis led a delegation to Bimini for a Branch meeting there.  Joining him was Senator Fred Mitchell, Chairman of the PLP.  There hasn’t been a real PLP meeting like the one in Bimini in a long time.  Obie Wilchcombe the incumbent candidate for the PLP was there […]

PLP Extends Condolences To Khalis Rolle

From The Chairman of the Progressive Liberal Party   On The Death Of Mrs. Nadia Rolle Wife Of Former MP Khalis Rolle   For Immediate Release 13 October 2018 The PLP learned with sadness today of the death of Mrs. Nadia Rolle, wife of Khalis Rolle, the former MP for Pinewood and now a member […]

PLP IN NORTH ANDROS

Philip Brave Davis led a delegation of the PLP into North Andros on Tuesday 2nd October.  He was joined by Chester Cooper, the MP for Exuma and Ragged Island and the Deputy Leader of the PLP, the Chairman Senator Fred Mitchell, Barry Griffin, Chair of the Progressive Young Liberals and Deputy Chair Robyn Lynes. https://soundcloud.com/user-628919955/sen-fred-mitchell-in-north […]

PLP Meeting in Freeport

PLP leaders met in Freeport with those who aspire to be candidates in the next general election for the module for aspirant candidates 28 to 30 September. There was a public meeting on 29 September at PLP Headquarters. Leader Philip Brave Davis, Chair Fred Mitchell, Deputy Chair Robyn Lynes, Senator Clay Sweeting, Deputy Leader Chester […]

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 […]

The Module For PLP Candidates In Freeport | 28 to 30th September 2018 at PLP Headquarters Freeport

Statement by Senator Fred Mitchell Chairman of the Progressive Liberal Party On Search For Candidates For Immediate Release 17 September 2018 I would like to announce that the party if having its second module for aspirant candidates in Grand Bahama on the 28th September 2018 at the PLP’s headquarters in Freeport. The scheduled speakers for […]

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 […]

PLP MOURNS THE LOSS OF INSPECTOR BLATCH

From the Leader of the Opposition On the Death of Inspector Carlis Blatch For Immediate Release 13 September 2018 I and all my colleagues and the entire PLP are simply devastated by the murder of Inspector Carlis Blatch. We ask ourselves how much sorrow and needless death are we to bear. One of our nation’s […]

PLP Delegation’s Fact Finding Mission On Medicinal Marijuana

A delegation of the Progressive Liberal Party headed by Party Leader Philip Brave Davis visited Kaya Inc at Ocho Rios in Jamaica to inspect the medical marijuana regime and the regulatory framework which governs the processing, farming and distribution of cannabis. The delegation included the Leader, Kevin Simmons of the Leadership Council, Balram Vasrami of […]

THE FNM SHOULD WITHDRAW ALL THE CASES AGAINST PLP

Both Dwayne Sands picture above, the Minister of Health and Marvin Dames, the Minister for National Security should be dismissed if they do not resign within the next week.  It has been disclosed by cogent evidence in the courts that they interfered with the trial and evidence in the cases brought against former Senator Frank […]

BLAMING THE PLP ON THE SPORTS STADIUM

The Minister of Works Desmond Bannister was at it again last week blaming the PLP for the nonsense which the FNM has done.  According to Desmond Bannister, the reason why the Andre Rodgers Baseball stadium rebuilding was not going along was because the PLP designed it badly, that it was disaster in terms of costs […]

PLP CHAIR: THE SAGA OF A BAD SCHOOL OPENING

The Chairman of the Progressive Liberal Party Senator Fred Mitchell issued the following statement about the opening of the schools:   From The Chairman Of The PLP On The Opening Of Schools For Immediate Release 27 August 2018 The Government and the Minister of Education must come clean on what is happening with the opening […]

Laying Out Charles Mac Pinder At PLP HQ Freeport

Message From The Chairman Progressive Liberal Party   On Laying Out Of Charles Pinder PLP HQ Freeport   Read by Keitron Meadows Chairman Marco City Branch 31 August 2018   I bring warm and fraternal greetings from the central office of the PLP in Nassau. I extend condolences to the family on the death of […]

PLP Says Farewell To Edmundo Moxey

Former Swim Coach at the then College of The Bahamas Edmundo Moxey died and was laid out at the PLP’s Gambier House in the Lynden Pindling Centre on Friday 31st August.  His sister is the former Deputy Prime Minister Cynthia “ Mother” Pratt.  Mr. Moxey was also a Stalwart Councillor of the Progressive Liberal Party.  […]

PLP Proposed Amendments In The Senate Turned Down

From The Office of the Chairman of The PLP On The Economic Empowerment Zone Bill For Immediate Release   9 August 2018   Today the Free National Movement passed a deeply flawed Economic Empowerment Zone Bill in the Senate and refused to agree with three amendments proposed by the PLP in the Committee stage of […]

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 […]