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Coon happy with P.E.I. Green win Provincial Journal  TJ – May 6, 2015

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FREDERICTON • Prince Edward Island elected its first Green party MLA in Monday’s provincial election, following in the footsteps of New Brunswick this past September. New Brunswick party leader and Fredericton South MLA David Coon said Peter Bevan-Baker’s election in the riding of Kellys Cross–Cumberland will change the tone of P.E.I. politics.“It was great to see the tradition of Green […]

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‘WE HAVE WORK TO DO’ SAYS GREEN PARTY LEADER – KATIE SMITH MIRAMICHI LEADER

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It’s time to fix politics and make New Brunswick’s provincial legislature more representative of the people in the province, said Green party Leader David Coon. Coon, who represents Fredericton South as an MLA, was in Rogersville on April 25 for the party’s annual general meeting and public forum. During an interview with the Miramichi Leader, Coon said fixing politics and […]

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Green MLA David Coon wants methadone dispensing fees scrapped

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Video and article at the CBC website   Green Party MLA David Coon plans to press the provincial government during departmental budget estimates over changes to how methadone dispensing fees are paid to pharmacists. The provincial government paid $4.9 million in dispensing fees on behalf of 1,916 clients in 2013-14. That figure does not include people in methadone treatment, who […]

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