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Nova Scotia NDP

A release says the party has agreed to pay back $2,100 spent on brochures that went to 12,700 homes in the electoral district
HALIFAX - Eighteen months after the NDP lost power in Nova Scotia, the party took another hit on Thursday when two legislature
Diana Whalen said Thursday there is a lot of work to be done to balance the books but the government is committed to that
HALIFAX - Former Nova Scotia premier Darrell Dexter said Saturday that his government will be remembered for leading the
What went wrong for the NDP? In the aftermath of their stunning 2009 win, their popularity dramatically slipped. The NDP became the first government in Nova Scotia, in 131 years, to not win a second term, being relegated to third place in the Nova Scotia Legislature.
HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's New Democrats face a long road to recovery and the possibility of an internal battle over their future
2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg With the defeat of the NDP government of Nova Scotia Premier Darrell Dexter on Tuesday, the number of provinces ruled by Canada's New Democrats now consists entirely of lonely Manitoba. The unfair reality remains that by virtue of their party's radical anti-capitalist past and confused kinda-socialist-kinda-not present, New Democrats automatically carry the heavy burden of being persistently least-trusted by the general public to run a modern, free-market economy.
"He seemed a little more shy than I would expect — not loud, not boastful," says the 21-year-old, who was mulling over who
HALIFAX - In a province where voters have granted a second term or more to every government for the past 131 years, Nova
The Nova Scotia premier, whose homespun image as everyone's favourite uncle helped propel the New Democrats into power in