SMCP on Postulation Day 21 Nov 2019 - 20191121

PHILIPSBURG — On Postulation Day, Thursday, November 21, 2019, the Sint Maarten Christian Party, SMCP, submitted a list of 13 candidates for the upcoming 2020 elections to be held on Thursday, January 9. The list of 13 candidates are as follows: #1 – Smith, Wycliffe Sylvester #2 – Peterson, Claude Alfred Hans #3 – Somersall, More...

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Brison ShipJumping USP to UPP - cartoon
By The Publisher On Sunday, November 3rd, 2019

Brison to run as #1 with UP, given full leadership

GREAT BAY — Member of Parliament Rolando Brison on Sunday evening told The Daily Herald that he will contest the upcoming Parliamentary Elections with the United People Party (UP) in the #1 position and as More...

MP Franklin Meyers
By The Publisher On Thursday, October 31st, 2019

MP Franklin Meyers will not contest snap elections

PHILIPSBURG — After much thought and consideration, Member of Parliament Franklin Meyers has decided not to participate in the upcoming snap elections slated for January 9th 2020, but instead gearing up for More...

Stand With US USP
By The Publisher On Thursday, October 31st, 2019

USP board on Brison’s resignation; a complete surprise

PHILIPSBURG — The Board of USP stands behind its principles of inclusion and opportunity for all. As a party, we have always embraced creativity and the promotion of young dynamic candidates, giving all an More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, October 28th, 2019

MP Rolando Brison resigns from USP

PHILIPSBURG -- Member of Parliament and Faction Leader of the United St. Maarten Party (USP) Rolando Brison on Monday evening resigned from the USP. Brison informed party President Agnes Brooks and party leader More...

MP Christophe Emmanuel and his attorney Zylena Bary - 20191026
By The Publisher On Sunday, October 27th, 2019

“Domain Affairs is devoid of long lease policies”

PHILIPSBURG – “I am completely innocent of these trumped-up charges,” National Alliance MP Christophe Emmanuel said in an interview with 721news anchor Gromyko Wilson, shortly after he was released from custody. More...

Member of Parliament Sarah A. Wescot-Williams
By The Publisher On Monday, October 21st, 2019

MP Wescot-Williams disappointed by last minute postponement of airport meeting

PHILIPSBURG — MP Sarah Wescot-Williams issued a press release stating that she is “utterly disappointed by the last minute postponement of the airport meeting.” The meeting in question regarded More...

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By Online Editor On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Sarah: Government smartly secures unanimous support for AML/CTF legislation; Opposing MPs make an about-face

PHILIPSBURG — The changes to the Criminal Code as submitted by former Minister of Justice, Cornelius de Weever, were passed on Friday, October 11th, unanimously in Parliament. The Civil, Criminal and Criminal More...

MP Rolando Brison on presentation MOT in Parliament 20 Feb 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Brison: Wescot-Williams failed St. Maarten on electoral reform

PHILIPBURG — MP Sarah Wescot-Williams has failed St. Maarten in her capacity of Chairlady of the Electoral Reform Committee and is now making disingenuous statements about the subject of electoral reform More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

MP Rolando Brison to head USP’s list

PHILIPSBURG — Faction leader of the United St. Maarten (US) party MP Rolando Brison will head USP’s list in the #1 position for the upcoming Parliamentary Elections. Brison contested the last Parliamentary More...