Frank McKenna

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Name: Frank McKenna
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Announcing the 6th Canadian Science Policy Conference

) - The 6 th Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC) will be held at the World Trade and Conference Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia from October 15 to 17, 2014. This will be the first CSPC in Atlantic Canada and the forum hopes to integrate issues surrounding ... [Published MarketWired - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 2 reports

TD helps restore damage at the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary by funding construction of new outdoor classroom with a $500,000 donation

(Calgary, AB) – April 2 – At a celebration at the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, TD announced today a $500,000 donation to The City of Calgary Parks to restore flood damage and enhance the sanctuary through the construction of a new outdoor classroom . The ... [Published City of Calgary - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Faculty associations challenge Frank McKenna on salaries

St. Thomas University professor Jean Sauvageau is the presents of the Federation of New Brunswick Faculty Associations. (CBC)Frank McKenna's "crude union bashing" is "extremely disappointing" to the president of the Federation of New Brunswick Faculty ... [Published CBC - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Canada’s billionaire family to build grand pipeline, bypassing US's Keystone

The Irving family intends to construct a 4,600-km pipeline which would pump 1.1 million barrels per day, bringing trillions of dollars from oil works in the western province of Alberta, and empowering their brand new brainchild to open the Canadian market ... [Published Voice of Russia - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 2 reports

Forget Keystone XL, one of Canada’s wealthiest business dynasties has a ‘Plan B’ for the oil sands

SAINT JOHN, New Brunswick — Keystone XL, a pipeline proposal to pump Canadian oil sands through the heart of America, has alarmed environmentalists and become one of the most contentious issues of the Obama presidency. But there is a “Plan B” to cut ... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Blizzard gallery

Saint John man charged with 2nd-degree murder in wife's deathSaint John crash sends several to hospitalFrank McKenna tells professors to lower salary demandsDeodorant made in New Brunswick kitchen gets worldwide salesFarmer hires overseas worker after ... [Published CBC - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Let's scrap the tongue twister name for the combined authority

The first meeting of the combined authority of all Merseyside councils is to hear a proposal to scrap the name forced upon it by the government.A motion is to be put down by St Helens leader Cllr Barrie Grunewald calling for the name of Halton, Knowsley, ... [Published Liverpool Echo - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Frank McKenna says universities should be the Atlantic's new natural resource

Frank McKenna clearly wanted to get a few things off his chest as he outlined a provocative vision for universities as the new natural resource for the Atlantic.He called on governments to rethink capping tuition, to legislate professors back to work ... [Published Globe and Mail - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Former N.B. Premier urges university faculty to lower demands

Wiebo Ludwig is shown is a scene from the film "Wiebo's War." Many viewers will watch the new documentary “Wiebo's War” having already pre-judged the controversial Ludwig family, notorious for its dogged battle against the oil and gas industry's encroachments ... [Published News 91.9 Moncton - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Frank McKenna tells professors to lower salary demands

Former New Brunswick Premier Frank McKenna says while the Maritimes need universities to help the economy in the future, unionized faculty need to lower their salary demands.New Brunswick has seen two university faculty strikes in 2014 while St. Francis ... [Published CBC - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

EDUCATION: TD Donates $750,000 to Laurier's LaunchPad program

Last year, a group of Wilfrid Laurier University students used the school's LaunchPad program to create a company that offers recent graduates easy access to job postings, freelance projects and internships for startups.The company has grown from its ... [Published Brantford Expositor - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Hunted down by Blackpool police - Nazi thugs who murdered Great Escapers

One of the most devastating scenes in war movies comes near the end of The Great Escape when most of the captured prisoners are gunned down in cold blood by Nazi Gestapo officers.Personally ordered by Adolf Hitler, who was furious when 76 men broke out ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]

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"those who are at the receiving end of government money have to understand how big the envelope is and exercise some restraint" said McKenna, who stated the Canadian Association of University Teachers is pushing the agenda for higher faculty pay
"the genesis of this is really the keystonekeystone xl pipeline, and the continuing political obstacles to getting approval for it" said Frank McKenna, former New Brunswick premier, Irving family friend and vocal advocate of the project

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Announcing the 6th Canadian Science Policy Conf... [Published MarketWired - Apr 16 2014]
Gender Block: New Brunswick’s abortion regulati... [Published This.org feed - Apr 14 2014]
TD helps restore damage at the Inglewood Bird S... [Published City of Calgary - Apr 02 2014]
Calgary’s Inglewood Bird Sanctuary gets $500K b... [Published Metro Canada - Apr 02 2014]
Joseph Brant Hospital receives $750,000 from TD... [Published Inside Halton - Mar 31 2014]
Faculty associations challenge Frank McKenna on... [Published CBC - Mar 31 2014]
Retired petrochemical executives making the com... [Published Sarnia Observer - Mar 28 2014]
Canada’s billionaire family to build grand pipe... [Published Voice of Russia - Mar 28 2014]
Billionaire Irving family’s ‘Plan B’ to bypass ... [Published Globe and Mail - Mar 27 2014]
Forget Keystone XL, one of Canada’s wealthiest ... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Mar 27 2014]
SPECIAL REPORT-A Canadian family's 'Plan B' to ... [Published CNBC - Mar 27 2014]
Blizzard gallery [Published CBC - Mar 27 2014]
Let's scrap the tongue twister name for the com... [Published Liverpool Echo - Mar 26 2014]
Frank McKenna says universities should be the A... [Published Globe and Mail - Mar 25 2014]
Former N.B. Premier urges university faculty to... [Published News 91.9 Moncton - Mar 25 2014]
Frank McKenna tells professors to lower salary ... [Published CBC - Mar 25 2014]
EDUCATION: TD Donates $750,000 to Laurier's Lau... [Published Brantford Expositor - Mar 24 2014]
Hunted down by Blackpool police - Nazi thugs wh... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Mar 21 2014]
On the Guest List [Published HighBeam Research - Mar 19 2014]
Provincial finance minister makes pre-budget st... [Published Antigonish Casket - Mar 13 2014]
In Vancouver, Clinton declines to comment on Ke... [Published CNN Political Ticker - Mar 06 2014]
Ministers have 'stalled' on young driver safety [Published Telegraph - Jan 29 2014]
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Gender Block: New Brunswick’s abortion regulati... [Published This.org feed - Apr 14 2014]
Messages like this are posted in solidarity at  nbprochoice.tumblr.com New Brunswick’s only private abortion facility will be closing by the end of July due to lack of funding. The Morgentaler Clinic  announced the news last Thursday, April 10. ...
Forget Keystone XL, one of Canada’s wealthiest ... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Mar 27 2014]
SAINT JOHN, New Brunswick — Keystone XL, a pipeline proposal to pump Canadian oil sands through the heart of America, has alarmed environmentalists and become one of the most contentious issues of the Obama presidency. But there is a “Plan B” to cut ...
In Vancouver, Clinton declines to comment on Ke... [Published CNN Political Ticker - Mar 06 2014]
(CNN) – Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton declined to comment on the ongoing debate over the controversial Keystone XL pipeline at an event Wednesday night in Vancouver. According to multiple people in the room for Clinton’s speech to the Vancouver ...
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