Kathy Dunderdale

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Premier Calls It Quits

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - As Premier Kathy Dunderdale announced her resignation Wednesday there was a moment when her voice caught and she fought tears."Public service always, always means great sacrifices f...
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Report: Unpopular N.L. Premier To Quit

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Premier Kathy Dunderdale of Newfoundland and Labrador will quit politics Wednesday after cutting a family vacation short over political upheaval, a senior member of the province's P...
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Report: Unpopular Premier To Resign

Kathy Dunderdale is poised to resign Wednesday as Newfoundland and Labrador's premier.  Dunderdale, who has come under fire for a lack of ability to connect with voters, will be meeting with mem...
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LAND OF THE ICE AND SNOW

TORONTO - Some braced for blizzards, others dealt with precarious flash freezes, and still more faced bone-chilling temperatures — and then there were those who endured power outages dating back to ea...
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New Fracking Rules Not Needed: Premier

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Premier Kathy Dunderdale says the Newfoundland and Labrador government has no plans to introduce specific rules to regulate hydraulic fracturing.Dunderdale says the province already...
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Women Rule!

TORONTO - The premiers begin arriving today in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario for their semi-annual summit.And, for the first time there will be six women at the Council of the Federation meeting when i...
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Premiers United Against Ottawa

Atlantic Canada's premiers are asking Ottawa to suspend its changes to employment insurance, saying there should be further study of the federal program's new rules because they adversely affect the r...
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Premier's Life Threatened?

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - The Newfoundland and Labrador government has reported to police online postings that it says threatened the life of Premier Kathy Dunderdale.The Progressive Conservative government...
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'Dunderdale Boo Hiss'

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A sign outside a chiropractor's office takes aim at Premier Kathy Dunderdale as Newfoundland and Labrador's job-cutting budget is felt across the province.It says: "Dunderdale Boo H...
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Finally

Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Kathy Dunderdale finally got her long-awaited meeting with Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Monday. In a statement, the premier said the prime minister "confirmed an...
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Newfoundland Premier Vs. ExxonMobil

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Premier Kathy Dunderdale concluded a meeting Friday with oil giant ExxonMobil with no deal to resolve a dispute over construction of a $100-million piece of the Hebron project off N...
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Becoming A National Force?

After the last federal election some observers felt the NDP had reached its peak based on the popularity of then-leader Jack Layton and the surprising success of the "orange wave" in Quebec. Since th...
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Look Out, Peter MacKay

The government of Newfoundland and Labrador is growing increasingly frustrated with Conservative MP Peter MacKay, whose responsibilities as minister of national defence include overseeing search and r...
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Premier's Beef With MacKay

Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Kathy Dunderdale is singling out Defence Minister Peter MacKay for failing to deliver on past federal election promises to the province. “I’m extremely frustrated wi...
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Newfoundland's Premier Downsizes Cabinet

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Premier Kathy Dunderdale has trimmed the size of Newfoundland and Labrador's cabinet to 16 members from 19, saying the move is in line with her commitment to greater efficiency and...