Yukon Party

Type: Organization
Name: Yukon Party
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

A few vital distinctions

It’s not often that a piece of legislation as obscure as the Vital Statistics Act becomes a focus of political debate in the territory. Over the past week, the Yukon Party government’s handling of two different matters involving that particular law help ... [Published Yukon News - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Birth certificate rules changing for same-sex parents

“I shouldn't have to adopt my own child.” Corinne Gurtler is speaking about her baby boy.She and her wife, Cai Krikorian, have filed a human rights complaint against the Yukon government over how same-sex parents are identified on Yukon birth certifi ... [Published Yukon News - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Yukon MLA wants ban on legislature’s long-time political ‘sport’ of floor-crossing

In a territory where political defections and prodigal returns are an almost annual occurrence, a Whitehorse-area MLA is proposing an outright ban on the Yukon “sport” of floor-crossing. “It destroys any faith people have in politicians or politics,” ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 2 reports

Yukon government plan for long term care under fire

CBCThe Yukon Party government's promise to build a $7 million continuing care facility in Whitehorse is raising alarms from political opponents.It was one of the biggest projects announced by Premier Darrell Pasloski in his March 25 budget speech.Seniors ... [Published MSN Canada - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Nefarious neocons

The constant engineering towards a different society by loosening and dismantling environmental protection and muzzling science, among other things, are definitely trademarks of the Stephen Harper “neoconservatives.”That seems to be the case as well for ... [Published Yukon News - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Silver questions Yukon Party fundraiser

Liberal Leader Sandy Silver wants to know why Premier Darrell Pasloski, Minister Scott Kent and Minister Currie Dixon attended a $300-a-plate Yukon Party fundraiser during a taxpayer-funded trip to Vancouver in January.The event, billed the Yukon Party ... [Published Yukon News - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Dreaming the big dream

Yukoners like to think of themselves as a hardy, self-reliant lot. This collective self-image is at odds with the reality that our territorial government is propped up with massive subsidies from Ottawa.This year total transfers from the feds are expected ... [Published Yukon News - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 2 reports

Yukon budget breaks a billion, again

Premier Darrell Pasloski announced another record budget for the Yukon this week.On Tuesday he told the Yukon legislature that his government will spend $1.3 billion in the 2014/2015 fiscal year. The government is planning for a $72 million surplus.The ... [Published Yukon News - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Search continues in Iqaluit for Ben Palluq

The Iqaluit offices of the Qikiqtani Inuit Association and Nunavut Tunngavik both closed early Wednesday to allow staff to search for Ben Palluq, who has been missing for more than a week.Now Playing on CBC Radio RefreshCBC Radio OneListen Live Ottawa ... [Published CBC - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Mulcair brings platform speech to Whitehorse

The leader of Canada’s official opposition was in Whitehorse this week, testing out his campaign speech for the 2015 federal election.Tom Mulcair gave a public lecture at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre on Tuesday night before a crowd of hundreds, and ... [Published Yukon News - Mar 14 2014]

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...idea if it's located in a good spot where other services are available for seniors, especially who don't have vehicles anymore," says Marinoske. "They have easy accessibility to grocery stores, drug stores and so forth."

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A few vital distinctions [Published Yukon News - Apr 12 2014]
Birth certificate rules changing for same-sex p... [Published Yukon News - Apr 10 2014]
Yukon MLA wants ban on legislature’s long-time ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 03 2014]
Yukon government plan for long term care under ... [Published MSN Canada - Apr 02 2014]
Yukon government plan for long term care under ... [Published CBC - Apr 02 2014]
Nefarious neocons [Published Yukon News - Apr 02 2014]
Silver questions Yukon Party fundraiser [Published Yukon News - Apr 01 2014]
Dreaming the big dream [Published Yukon News - Mar 28 2014]
Yukon budget breaks a billion, again [Published Yukon News - Mar 27 2014]
Search continues in Iqaluit for Ben Palluq [Published CBC - Mar 27 2014]
Yukon Party boat cruise draws ire in legislature [Published MSN Canada - Mar 26 2014]
Mulcair brings platform speech to Whitehorse [Published Yukon News - Mar 14 2014]
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