“Parliament missing in action“ says Gracita Arrindell

Gracita Arrindell

“PARLIAMENT MISSING IN ACTION AT A TIME WHEN NEEDED MOST BY THE PEOPLE OF SINT MAARTEN“ “IT JUST IS NOT RIGHT” SAYS PPA LEADER GRACITA ARRINDEL Philipsburg, July 15, 2018. Gracita states;  “Most people took a big sigh of relief when the first tropical storm threat took a turn away from Sint Maarten.  It’s a fact of life, we live in the More...

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