Stephen McNeil

Type: Person
Name: Stephen McNeil
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Bluenose II runs into steering problem

HALIFAX – Nova Scotia’s tourism minister won’t say whether the restored Bluenose II will be able to sail this spring after a steering problem was found on the schooner.Michel Samson says work is underway on the vessel’s steering and rudder in order to ... [Published Metro Canada - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Medal of Bravery nomination deadline approaching

"I encourage people to nominate those who have displayed great courage," said Premier Stephen McNeil in  a media release. "I know there are Nova Scotians who have gone above and beyond, risking their own safety to help others in need. We want to recognize ... [Published The Sou Wester - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

UPDATE: Stephen McNeil announces easier access to small business loans in New Minas

The mood at the Credit Union in New Minas was as bright as the weather April 14 when Premier Stephen McNeil announced that the the government would improve the Credit Union small business loan guarantee program.“It’s just a fabulous program,” the premier ... [Published The Sou Wester - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Halifax nurses who walked out told to explain their actions

Nova Scotia's premier is not offering any sympathy to nurses working in the Capital District Health Authority who have been ordered to attend meetings about the illegal strike earlier this month.About 150 people have been told to explain their actions ... [Published CBC - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Credit Unions will help more small businesses, McNeil announces in New Minas

Nova Scotia's small businesses will have better access to loans through improvements to the Credit Union Small Business Loan Guarantee Program.Premier Stephen McNeil announced April 14 that government will keep its promise to increase the provincial guarantee ... [Published The Sou Wester - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Will Stephen McNeil fall on his own $46 million per year sword?

Could Stephen McNeil’s read-my-lips election promise to “save you $46 million per year” on your power bills become his defining, Darrell-Dexter-like, no-new-taxes/no-program-cuts, dead-on-the-doorstep electoral moment?During last year’s election campaign, ... [Published Metro Canada - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 3 reports

McNeil defends energy efficiency legislation in face of opposition criticism

Premier Stephen McNeil is defending legislation that would remove an energy efficiency fee from Nova Scotia Power bills, as the opposition weighs in on the Liberals’ decision.“The fact of the matter is, we’re removing the efficiency fee off power bills. ... [Published News 95.7 Halifax - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 8 reports

Halifax nurses swap scrubs for picket signs in strike

Halifax nurses are out on a legal strike. Waving placards and shouting "hey, hey, ho, ho Stephen McNeil has to go," more than 100 gathered at the Halifax Infirmary Thursday morning, one of ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 3 reports

McNeil family member charged with child luring

A young member of a prominent Nova Scotia family is facing child pornography charges following the search of a home in Dartmouth.Text + RESET -A young member of a prominent Nova Scotia family is facing child pornography charges following the search of ... [Published TheLoop.ca - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 5 reports

Premier assessing chance of nurses deal

HALIFAX – Nova Scotia’s premier says he’s asking for a staff assessment today of the chances of a deal with Halifax nurses on the provision of emergency services in the event of a walkout.Stephen McNeil says he’s concerned that the Nova Scotia Government ... [Published Metro Canada - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 3 reports

Stephen McNeil has power to prevent nurse strike, says union

Joan Jessome says the mediator is on standby, if the district has a new offer.The head of the union that represents nurses in Nova Scotia's largest health authority says Premier Stephen McNeil has the power to prevent a looming strike.On Thursday, McNeil ... [Published CBC - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 3 reports

‘What more do you want?’ Premier responds to illegal strike threat from Halifax nurses

Nova Scotia’s premier says there is no back to work legislation on the table for Halifax area nurses just yet, but the province will use “whatever means necessary” to ensure patient safety.Premier Stephen McNeil told reporters Tuesday he was disappointed ... [Published Metro Canada - Mar 25 2014]

Quotes

"I encourage people to nominate those who have displayed great courage," said Premier Stephen McNeil in  a media release. "i know there are nova scotians who have gone above and beyond, risking their own safety to help others in need. we want to recognize those acts of bravery and, hopefully, inspire other nova scotians to do the same should the situation arise."
...Scotia entrepreneurs need access to capital to expand, hire new workers, and reinvest in their communities today and into the future," said McNeil. "this program has a proven track record of providing the support small businesses need, especially in rural areas of the province, while being responsible with tax dollars."
"noel knockwood was a pillar of his community who touched the lives of many nova scotians with his wisdom, compassion and commitment to building a society that practices inclusion and respect of mi'kmaq heritage and culture" said Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil in a statement released Friday
"He just excited public life," McNeil told reporters outside the legislature. "all of a sudden we hear this very sad news and we all thought he'd be entering into his retirement years."

More Content

All (135) | News (122) | Reports (0) | Blogs (13) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Bluenose II runs into steering problem [Published Metro Canada - Apr 16 2014]
Medal of Bravery nomination deadline approaching [Published The Sou Wester - Apr 16 2014]
UPDATE: Stephen McNeil announces easier access ... [Published The Sou Wester - Apr 16 2014]
Halifax nurses who walked out told to explain t... [Published CBC - Apr 16 2014]
Rebuilt Bluenose II docked due to steering issues [Published CBC - Apr 16 2014]
Halifax nurses could face disciplinary action o... [Published CTV News - Apr 15 2014]
Credit Unions will help more small businesses, ... [Published The Sou Wester - Apr 14 2014]
Will Stephen McNeil fall on his own $46 million... [Published Metro Canada - Apr 14 2014]
N.S. mourns loss of respected Mi'kmaq elder Noe... [Published CTV News - Apr 11 2014]
Nova Scotia Mi'kmaq elder Noel Knockwood dies [Published Metro Canada - Apr 11 2014]
Nova Scotia politicians remember Jim Flaherty a... [Published News 95.7 Halifax - Apr 11 2014]
Jim Flaherty condolences pour in from Nova Scot... [Published CBC - Apr 10 2014]
Atlantic premiers remember Flaherty fondly, pay... [Published Prince George Citizen - Apr 10 2014]
Graham Steele: Stephen McNeil plays whack-a-mol... [Published CBC - Apr 10 2014]
Mixed reaction to MLA pay review [Published News 95.7 Halifax - Apr 10 2014]
Engaging the youth vote [Published Frank Magazine - Apr 09 2014]
McNeil defends energy efficiency legislation in... [Published News 95.7 Halifax - Apr 09 2014]
N.S. premier defends efficiency bill in face of... [Published CTV News - Apr 08 2014]
Nova Scotia's premier defends efficiency bill i... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 08 2014]
Marshall Third Most Popular Premier in Country [Published VOCM - Apr 07 2014]
Nova Scotia’s nurses’ strike may be over, but t... [Published Metro Canada - Apr 07 2014]
Nova Scotia Liberal majority passes essential s... [Published National Union of Public & General Employees - Apr 04 2014]
Poll reveals the most and least popular premier... [Published Stratford Beacon Herald - Apr 04 2014]
Bill ending strike by Halifax nurses passes in ... [Published Kelowna Daily Courier - Apr 04 2014]
McNeil government guts free collective bargaini... [Published MarketWired - Apr 04 2014]
Striking Halifax nurses legislated to go back t... [Published CBC - Apr 04 2014]
Bill to end Halifax nurse strike passes [Published Metro Canada - Apr 04 2014]
Halifax nurses swap scrubs for picket signs in ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 04 2014]
Party leaders react to Liberal budget [Published CBC - Apr 04 2014]
Health-care budget tabled as Nova Scotia nurses... [Published Globe and Mail - Apr 04 2014]
1 2 3 4 5
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Powerful spring blizzard hitting Maritimes coul... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Mar 26 2014]
HALIFAX — Schools and municipal offices were closed and flights were being cancelled on Wednesday in parts of Atlantic Canada as a powerful spring blizzard headed toward the region, threatening to bring strong winds and heavy snowfall. Significant snow ...
Len Webber quits Alberta Tories, says ‘bullying... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Mar 13 2014]
Flaunting a potentially fatal crack in Alberta premier Alison Redford’s leadership, MLA Len Webber announced he would resign from caucus in protest on Thursday. Only hours after Redford said she would pay back $45,000 in travel expenses racked up by ...
FTW Friday: Support grows for national inquiry ... [Published This.org feed - Mar 07 2014]
This Monday, Nova Scotia’s provincial party leaders  added their support to a national public inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women in Canada. Their support comes following the tragic death of Loretta Saunders, an Inuk woman originally ...
Kelly McParland: Redford turns flight furor int... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Mar 07 2014]
Things must be really booming in Alberta, even more so than usual. How else to explain Premier Alison Redford’s suggestion that access to a private plane should be considered a reasonable accessory for the working Mom? Ms. Redford has been under fire ...
Alison Redford spent $3,100 of taxpayers’ money... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Mar 05 2014]
The Canadian Press / Dean BennettAlberta Premier Alison Redford speaks to reporters in Edmonton on Tuesday March 4, 2014. Redford revealed Tuesday that she spent taxpayers' money to fly her daughter's friends around on government aircraft, but says she ...
1 2 3
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.