Premier defends practice of fundraising on public-funded trips

Premier Brian Gallant is defending his practice of raising money for the New Brunswick Liberal party while travelling to other provinces at public expense. Gallant...

Mike Allen hopes to take federal success to provincial politics

Under David Alward, the Tories lost the 2014 election and saw the party's support primarily located in southern ridings. The federal MP said the former...

Brian Gallant 'chips away' at legislature's integrity by lack of sitting days

Opposition Leader Bruce Fitch once again expressed frustration during CBC's political panel on Thursday that a major policy shift on tuition funding announced by Premier...

Bas-Caraquet shipyard financing details clear from start, Groupe Océan says

By Jacques Poitras, CBC News Posted: Apr 22, 2016 6:00 AM AT Last Updated: Apr 22, 2016 6:00 AM AT. Former Tory premier David Alward...

Mike Allen, Former MP, Joins New Brunswick PC Leadership Race

CBC.caAllen is up against MLAs Blaine Higgs and Brian Macdonald, and Moncton lawyer Monica Barley for the party's top job. Bruce Fitch has been serving...

What's making news in Atlantic Canada

The party will choose a new leader in October to replace David Alward, who stepped aside after the Liberals won the 2014 provincial election. NOVA...

Skyler Watson, Cony softball team picks up win over Skowhegan - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Kennebec Journal & Morning SentinelSkyler Watson, Cony softball team picks up win over SkowheganKennebec Journal & Morning SentinelThe Indians got good pitching performances from sophomore...

Wisconsin Film Festival: Run across campus, bike naked, slack off: This is Madison on film

Improv comedian and actress Amanda Peck stars as a woman with many aspects to her personality in Kaela Wohl and David Eisenberg's short film, "Just...

Leahy: Legislation will make cross-border travel easier

Chron.comThis is a very good day for both Canada and the U.S. and this specifically for citizens in Ontario and in Quebec," said David Alward,...

Moncton lawyer seeking Progressive Conservative leadership in New Brunswick

Barley joins former finance minister Blaine Higgs and Fredericton West-Hanwell member Brian MacDonald in the running for the party's top job. Bruce Fitch has been...

Gallant government guarantees lobbyist registry by 2018

The previous Progressive Conservative government of David Alward passed a law to set up a registry in 2014 but did not proclaim, or give legal...

New Brunswick offers free tuition to low-income students

The New Brunswick government is setting up bursaries that will allow university students coming from families with a household income below $60,000 to receive free...

RCMP say no charges concerning use of NB government fishing lodge

The guest lists eventually revealed that attendees included then-premier David Alward, his political staff and members of the Progressive Conservative Party. Then in July, the...

Larry's Gulch lodge use, guest list cleared by RCMP

One taxpayer-funded government trip, just a month before the 2014 election campaign, included the executive director of the PC Party, Jean-Paul Soucy, and the organizer...

Cohen: Who's in and out in the diplomat shuffle

In Boston, former New Brunswick premier David Alward was appointed consul-general last year, and in Dublin, Kevin Vickers, the former sergeant-in-arms, was named ambassador last...

Dominic Cardy backs Justin Trudeau's call to end corporate, union donations

According to information audited by the office of New Brunswick's supervisor of political process financing, in the four years of the David Alward Progressive Conservative...

Growing the Massachusetts economy: Should we be looking north?

Canada's General Consul for New England David Nathan Alward (left), with Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Timothy Murray during a roundtable discussion...

AG Kim MacPherson concerned Liberal bill will erode her power

Ryan wanted access to confidential cabinet documents, but was turned down at first by the PC government of David Alward. He had to use Inquiries...

Brian Gallant shelves 2nd major daycare election promise

A major New Brunswick daycare expansion plan that was put before voters in the 2014 provincial election and scheduled to get underway this week has...

Business Calendar

•The Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce Business and Government Forum will present the Canadian Consul General to New England, David Alward, from 8 to 9:30...

MURDER IN THE FAMILY

There, walking through the tall doors of the elegant white church, while camera shutters fluttered at a respectful distance, were the then reigning heads of...

Business dynasties are torn apart by money and greed all the time. Dick and Dennis Oland were in a league of their ...

There, walking through the tall doors of the elegant white church, while camera shutters fluttered at a respectful distance, were the then reigning heads of...

NB Premier Brian Gallant embraces marijuana industry jobs

N.B. Premier Brian Gallant embraces marijuana industry jobs. Premier Brian Gallant announced almost $1 million in potential funding for a medical marijuana company, OrganiGram, that...

Brian Gallant unveils $261M education, new economy fund

Premier Brian Gallant offered new details on Tuesday over how the provincial government will hand out cash in the new Education and New Economy Fund,...

Early French immersion reform faces more delays

The former David Alward government appointed two previous education ministers, James Lockyer and Elvy Robichaud, to study the French immersion program. Their report called for...

NB premier Gallant defends travel expenses while announcing new jobs

Wednesday was a good-news, bad-news day for Brian Gallant, with the premier coming under attack for his travel expenses in the morning, then unveiling 100...

Mass. Statehouse holds moment of silence for Brussels victims

David Alward, consul general of Canada; Dr. Felix Moesner, Consul et CEO de Swissnex Boston; Jérôme Henry, Consul adjoint de France; and Catheline van den...

Overheard at EUCI's US/Canada Cross-Border Power Summit

David Alward, Canada's consul general to New England, addressed fears that large hydropower imports would crowd out smaller solar and wind projects. “In 2014, Canada...

Budget fédéral: Brian Gallant souhaite que le N.-B. ne soit pas oublié

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)Selon Brian Gallant, Ottawa doit absolument reconnaître que les besoins en infrastructures des plus petites provinces et des communautés locales sont très différents...

Brian Gallant 'hopeful' about federal budget infrastructure promises

Gallant made the comments to reporters on Monday, after speaking at a luncheon hosted by the Greater Moncton Chamber of Commerce. Topping the list of...

Business Planner

HAVERHILL — Join the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce and Consulate General of Canada David Alward for a VIP Business Expo Luncheon from noon to...

Atlantic Youth Entrepreneurship summit inspires students to develop business ideas at home

More than two dozen speakers and panelists presented at the summit including the Canadian Consul to New England, and former permier, David Alward. Student David...

Former Husker standout offensive lineman Doak dies

Nebraska head coach Tom Osborne reacts with vigor after his Cornhuskers intercepted Florida in the closing seconds to seal a 13-10 victory in the Sugar...

Commentaires francophobes: Brian Gallant félicite CBC

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)Le premier ministre, Brian Gallant, qui se défend de négliger les questions linguistiques, se réjouit de la décision de CBC de ne plus...

Former New Brunswick cabinet minister wants provincial Tory top job

CBC.caHiggs was first elected in 2010 and was finance minister in the government of former premier David Alward. He joins Fredericton area legislature member Brian...

Brian Gallant veut que le Centre naval «soit capable de continuer»

(Abonnement) (Abonnement)Le premier ministre Gallant était de passage à Shippagan pour livrer un message d'espoir, jeudi soir. Il a réitéré son appui envers les...

Blaine Higgs using outsider status in PC leadership bid

In 2012, he pointedly avoided endorsing then-premier David Alward's decision to appoint fellow PC cabinet minister Margaret-Ann Blaney to a patronage position. He said in...

Beverly Born Canadian Diplomat to Address MV Chamber

“Business Opportunities with Canada” is the topic of an upcoming business luncheon featuring Canadian Consulate General David N. Alward. Alward was born in Beverly, Mass.,...

Blaine Higgs set to run for Progressive Conservative leader

Higgs was first elected in 2010 and served as finance minister in David Alward's government, establishing a reputation for straight talk and desire to cut...

Propos francophobes sur le site de CBC : Brian Gallant met son ...

Le premier ministre du Nouveau-Brunswick Brian Gallant joint sa voix à ceux qui demandent au réseau CBC de mieux contrôler les commentaires francophobes ...Message antifrancophones: Gallant...

Brian Gallant's Liberals still hold lead in support, CRA poll shows

Premier Brian Gallant's Liberals are continuing to hold a wide lead over their political rivals despite seeing its overall popularity erode in the aftermath of...

New Brunswick urges women to get into politics

Macleans.caPremier Brian Gallant says he'll use social media to encourage more women to put their names forward.New Brunswick turns to Twitter to encourage more women...

Launch of campaign to encourage women to enter politics

FREDERICTON, N.B. – Premier Brian Gallant, who is also minister responsible for women's equality, announced today that the provincial government is encouraging women to put...

Brian Gallant invite les femmes à se lancer en politique municipale

Le premier ministre du Nouveau-Brunswick, Brian Gallant, qui est également ministre responsable de l'Égalité des femmes, encourage les femmes à poser leur candidature à l'occasion...

Are the Irvings destroying New Brunswick?

Recent premiers such as Frank McKenna, Bernard Lord, David Alward, along with the current government of Brian Gallant, refuse to be interviewed about the Irvings.

Editor's Inbox - Gladwin County Record & Beaverton Clarion (registration)

Gladwin County Record & Beaverton Clarion (registration)Editor's InboxGladwin County Record & Beaverton Clarion (registration)The GCCF Grant Committee consists of Dan French, Amanda Gerow, Jarrod Fruchey,...

Ted Flemming, Mike Murphy question changes over powers to move judges

"If I were a suspicious person, this smacks of somebody wanting to be a judge, and wanting to decide where they want to live," said...

Forest NB reception highlights lack of lobbyist registry

They require people seeking to influence governments for clients, or for organizations they work for, to register publicly. The Graham Liberals never delivered on the...

NB fracking study helps keep industry on long-term hold: opposition

The issue dominated the early days of the provincial election campaign in 2014, with former premier David Alward launching his campaign in front of a...

New Brunswick fracking study helps keep industry on long-term hold: opposition

The Globe and MailFREDERICTON – A study of a fracking moratorium in New Brunswick has endorsed a series of steep pre-production hurdles laid out by...