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March, 2017

  • 29 March

    Curry Defends House Absences

    According to the report Mr. Curry has been absent from parliamentary proceedings 102 times out of the 220 times the House of Assembly has met this term.

February, 2016

  • 2 February

    Youth Parliamentarians Speak in the House

    In the second week of October, two Abaco students were contacted by the Administrator for South Abaco, Mrs. Harris-Smith to represent Abaco as Youth Parliamentarians.

October, 2015

  • 29 October

    Angels Academy Students Debate During Mock Parliament Session

    On October 14, students of Angels Academy participated in a Mock Parliament session at the school. Students from Grades 5 and 6 were represented as the Speaker of the House, clerks and honourable Members of Parliament for select islands.

June, 2015

  • 1 June

    Items of Interest for Abaco from the Prime Minister’s Budget Address

    Excerpts from the PM’s Address Baker’s Bay The ultra-exclusive Baker’s Bay is proceeding with a $105 million capital expansion that will ultimately be a $2 billion investment project with 900 employees at full build out. To ensure additional employment for Abaconians, the developers are also embarking upon a skills training …

August, 2013

  • 16 August

    MP Key defends choice to stay

    On August 7 police officers entered the House of Parliament to remove Free National Movement (FNM) leader Dr. Hubert Minnis. This was in response to Dr. Minnis’ refusal to withdraw comments he made last month regarding the Prime Minister. As the officers came to remove Minnis, he and seven FNM Members of Parliament left the Chamber in solidarity. The only FNM MP to remain was Central & South Abaco MP Edison Key.