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Statement by the Green Party Leader on the gutting of the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health


Fredericton – Green Party leader and MLA for Fredericton South, David Coon says that Health Minister Victor Boudreau is gutting the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health and undermining its ability to promote and protect public health. Yesterday, in a news release, the Minister of Health announced that the Healthy Environments Branch, the Public Health Practice and Population […]

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Green Party Leader’s Bills to Die on the Order Paper

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Fredericton – David Coon, Leader of the Green Party of New Brunswick and MLA for Fredericton South, is disappointed that his four bills and motion look like they will die on the order paper with the house adjourning this week. “The sporadic house schedule introduced by the government this session has meant that I didn’t even get halfway through my […]

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Building a National Climate Strategy: Some Ideas for Premier Gallant – Part I: Regulating industrial Emissions


Fredericton – In early March, Premier Gallant will participate in a First Ministers conference hosted by Prime Minister Trudeau to discuss a national climate action strategy. On Friday, Brian Kenny, Minister of Environment and Local Government will meet with his peers from across the country. David Coon, MLA for Fredericton South and Leader of the Green Party of New Brunswick […]

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National Acadian Day a Time of Celebration for all Peoples of New Brunswick

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Fredericton – The following message was issued by David Coon, MLA for Fredericton-South and Leader of the Green Party of New Brunswick: “On August 15, Acadians throughout New Brunswick are joined by all New Brunswickers in celebrating National Acadian Day. It’s been 411 years since the first French settlement was established on St. Croix Island.   I treasure my memories of […]

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