After a controversial change to the judicial appointment process by the Houston government, the Advocates' Society is calling for a reversal in the decision, citing concerns of political interference. The Houston government announced changes to the committee on judicial appointments, giving an overwhelming level of discretion...

As Nova Scotians are set to embark on Phase 1 of the re-opening plan today, members of the cosmetology industry say they still aren’t on equal footing to rebound after Omicron. After a meeting with Houston’s Minister of Economic Development, the Cosmetology Association expressed their disappointment...

As Nova Scotia starts to reopen next week, the Houston government is still stuck in neutral on pillar campaign promises to jump-start the economy. Premier Houston mandated that his ministers start work on key promises within 90 days of the new government coming in. The Nova...

This morning, Premier Houston committed to passing legislation and regulations to stop Nova Scotia Power from making detrimental changes to the Net Metering Program. This is a positive first step, and I commend the Premier for seeing the need to do it. The impacts to the...

Liberal Leader Iain Rankin is calling on the Houston government to intervene if the Nova Scotia Utility Review Board (UARB) approves Nova Scotia Power’s new rate hike. Yesterday’s proposed rate increase means people will see their power bill go up an extra 10 per cent over...

With the moratorium on oil and gas exploration on Georges Bank set to expire on December 31, 2022, the Nova Scotia Liberal Party is calling on the Houston government to extend the moratorium indefinitely during the 2022 spring legislative session. The Georges Bank Moratorium has played...

Over the past few weeks, we've heard from doctors that Nova Scotia’s hospitals are full, surgeries are delayed, healthcare workers are exhausted to the brink – and yet the government’s Nova Scotia Health Authority is still a no-show at COVID briefings. “They’re notably absent on what’s...