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‘Consider’ needs no legal interpretation — Sir James

Former Prime minister Sir James Mitchell has suggested a simple reading of the section of the Constitution that speaks to how Parliament should handle...

Will Camillo be silent during elections, too?

That’s the question former Prime Minister James Mitchell is asking regarding the advice that Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves has given his son, Camillo Gonsalves,...

Saboto’s statement must make PM uncomfortable — Sir James

Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves cannot feel comfortable with the Jan. 31 pronouncement in Parliament, by Minister of Agriculture Saboto Caesar, that the head of...

Sir James disagrees with ‘stringed quartet’ about no confidence motion

Former Prime Minister Sir James Mitchell says he is concerned about the impact on democracy in St. Vincent and the Grenadines of the failure...

New minister, ‘same platitudes’

Leader of the Opposition Godwin Friday has dismissed Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves’ first Budget as continuing the “same platitudes” as those presented by his father,...

Eustace urges unions to be vigilant with pension reform

Former leader of the opposition Arnhim Eustace, an economist, is advising public sector unions in St. Vincent and the Grenadines to keep their guard...

Camillo’s wife was begged to fill FSA top post – PM

Karen Duncan-Gonsalves, wife of Finance Minister Camillo Gonsalves was asked to fill the temporary void when the top job at the Financial Service Authority...

House Speaker did not err — Campbell

While House Speaker Jomo Thomas said one day later that he erred in allowing the government to amend, last week Wednesday, the motion of no confidence,...

Friday disagrees with Campbell

Leader of the Opposition Godwin Friday says he disagrees with the view of prominent lawyer Parnell R. “PR” Campbell that opposition lawmakers should have debated the...

‘It’s beneath you to respond to the people?’

Leader of the Opposition Godwin Friday has explained why opposition lawmakers did not submit to Parliament a question about the Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves’ alleged...

‘I’ll give up my salary if it means defending the Constitution’ — Opposition Leader

Leader of the Opposition Godwin Friday says he stands by his decision to boycott the Budget Debate over last week’s decision by Speaker of the House...

NDP believes public will take seriously its radio response to Budget

The New Democratic Party says it will, on Monday, begin responding via NICE Radio to the EC$993,535,449 budget passed in Parliament on Tuesday without opposition support or contributions...