MP For Caroni East – Infectious diseases threat from Venezuela puts the focus on our porous borders

The Covid-19 Variant B.1.1.7. from the United Kingdom is more transmissible than the original strain of the virus. What this means is this novel variant, went from being very rare to very common. And based on the rate of increase, they estimate that it was around 50 % or so more...
Posted On 29 Jan 2021
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MP Indarsingh: Questions Foreign Workers Exemptions

I stand in support of Opposition Leader Mrs Kamla Persad Bissessar SC, in raising dire concerns regarding the granting of exemptions to thirty-nine (39) foreign workers by the Minister of National Security- Honourable Stuart Young. My understanding is that these exemptions were...
Posted On 29 Jan 2021
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Former PNM Finance Minister, Former Senate President and Environmental Activist Join Round Table to Repeal Procurement Amendment

Former PNM Finance Minister, Karen Nunez Tesheira, prominent attorney and Former Senate President, Timothy Hamel-Smith, and environmental activist and businessman, Gary Aboud, are joining forces with the Hon. Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC and Senator Wade Mark in a Round Table to...
Posted On 28 Jan 2021
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Kamla: More deceit as Stuart Young granted preferential exemptions for non-nationals

Did the Government move to shut down the debate on the Motion of No Confidence in the Minister of National Security in an attempt to prevent me, as Leader of the Opposition, from revealing that yet again, while thousands of our citizens continue to languish in turmoil abroad,...
Posted On 28 Jan 2021
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Kamla pays tribute to Singing Sandra

Trinidad and Tobago has lost a gifted singer, songwriter and artiste in Sandra Des Vignes-Millington, known to all as Singing Sandra. Sandra’s powerful voice and stirring lyrics will be remembered by fans here in Trinidad and Tobago and worldwide. The veteran calypsonian’s...
Posted On 28 Jan 2021
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Correcting Express’s Misreporting: Kamla was present and voted, Rowley was absent

The United National Congress would like to set the record straight, contrary to reports in the Trinidad Express of 28 January 2021. Leader of the Opposition, Hon. Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, was most certainly present and voted in favor of the motion of no confidence in Minister...
Posted On 28 Jan 2021
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Kamla: Rowley Abandons Stuart Young in Vote of No Confidence

In an incredible scene today at Parliament, the Government hijacked the Motion of No Confidence moved by the Leader of the Opposition, effectively shutting down the debate and denying the Opposition Leader her right to reply. It is clear that they were running from the exposure...
Posted On 27 Jan 2021
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Opposition Leader: Stuart Young caught in another lie

Leader of the Opposition the Honourable Kamla Persad-Bissessar, SC, MP today exposed another act of deceit by National Security Minister Stuart Young. In moving a Motion of No Confidence in the Minister of National Security, the Opposition Leader revealed that Minister Young...
Posted On 27 Jan 2021
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UNC: How Much is Stuart Young Costing Trinidad and Tobago Every Day?

The country is now getting the details of the outrageous costs that the Government of Trinidad and Tobago will have to pay Vertical Aviation Services in the US, all because of Stuart Young. If Vertical Aviation gets the $100 million judgement that it is demanding, it is wholly...
Posted On 25 Jan 2021
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UNC: Our Children are Paying the Price of Rowley’s and the PNM’s Spite

The admission by the Ministry of Education that almost 50,000 students have never logged on to the Ministry’s learning platform – and are therefore being left behind by Keith Rowley and the PNM Government — is heartbreaking. It is truly an education scandal. One would...
Posted On 24 Jan 2021
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