With the cost of living skyrocketing, the Houston government must provide relief for Nova Scotian families who are struggling to make ends meet. Food insecurity is a growing issue in the province, affecting 1 in 6 households in Nova Scotia. To combat this issue, the previous...

As gas prices near two dollars, the Houston government must take action to make life more affordable for Nova Scotians by helping to temporarily remove public transit fees. “In an affordability crisis, free bus rides can have a significant benefit on people’s wallets,” says Lorelei Nicoll,...

A recent report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) warns that detrimental impacts of climate change will be felt in Nova Scotia without urgent action from the Houston government. Above-average sea level rise is expected in Atlantic Canada, lending to severe challenges for the...

Yesterday’s Public Accounts meeting revealed that 2,800 low-income seniors are waiting for affordable housing under the Houston government. Older Canadians are one of the fastest-growing populations in the country and with life becoming increasingly unaffordable these days, it’s incumbent on the government to ease the pressure...

With Nova Scotia’s workforce growing slower than any other province, an economic recovery plan from the Houston government is needed more than ever. Recent figures from the Department of Finance show that under the Houston government, Nova Scotia has the lowest number of paid workers in...

Premier Houston’s decision to eliminate all COVID-19 restrictions by March 21 will leave Nova Scotians without critical information they have come to rely on over the past two years. COVID-19 reporting will shift from a daily to weekly schedule, making it almost impossible to know...

The Houston government is touting the importance of this week’s spotlight on Red Tape Reduction, all while having turfed the Economic Growth Council without presenting any real plan for our province’s post-COVID economy. The cross-sector advisory council came in last spring with an aggressive target of...

After a commitment from the Houston government to make the waitlist for long-term care publicly available, the information remains a secret. In response to growing concerns that the waitlist had not been updated since taking office in August, Houston’s minister of Long Term Care committed to...

Friends, This message is to inform you of staffing changes at the Nova Scotia Liberal Party office. Executive Director Michael Mercer has departed the organization. On behalf of the Provincial Board, I would like to thank Mike for his seven and a half years of service and...