Tag archive for ‘no confidence’
MP Luc Mercelina - Budget Presentation 24 June 2019
By The Publisher On Saturday, June 29th, 2019
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Mercelina-motion tackles Minister Lee

PHILIPSBURG – United Democrats rookie MP Luc Mercelina tabled a motion of no-confidence against Public Health Minister Emil Lee during the budget debate on Friday. The motion has the support of all seven members More...

MP Frans Richardson - Budget Debate June 26 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, June 27th, 2019
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Another motion of no-confidence

PHILIPSBURG – For the second time in less than half a year the opposition has announced a motion of no confidence against a minister in the UD/SMCP cabinet. During the budget debate on Wednesday United St. Maarten More...

Minister of TEATT Stuart Johnson & Prime Minister Leona Marlin-Romeo in Parliament 22 Feb 2019
By The Publisher On Friday, February 22nd, 2019
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Motions of no confidence defeated

PHILIPSBURG – Two motions of no confidence – one against Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin and one against Tourism and Economic Affairs Minister Stuart Johnson – failed to get majority support More...

Parliament meeting on PSS with Chairlady - 18 Feb 2019
By The Publisher On Friday, February 22nd, 2019
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True colors

By Hilbert Haar This morning the political life of Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin and Tourism and Economic Affairs Minister Stuart Johnson hangs in the balance. There are two motions of no confidence on the More...

Captain The Ship Is Sinking
By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
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A polite expression of my thoughts

By Hilbert Haar Come Thursday, the unity of the governing coalition of United Democrats and the St. Maarten Christian Party will be put to the test. If everybody shows up and toes the party line, the motion of no More...

Prime Minister Leona Romeo Marlin in Parliament
By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
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Motion seeks Prime Minister Romeo-Marlin’s departure

PHILIPSBURG – Opposition parties National Alliance (NA) and United St. Maarten party (USp) launched a frontal attack on the position of Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin on Monday afternoon during the continuation More...

CoM press briefiing 20171101 - HH
By The Publisher On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Gross neglect and a confrontational attitude send Marlin-government home

PHILIPSBURG – Gross neglect by the Prime Minister in his capacity of Chief of Disaster Management and a confrontational attitude are two of the arguments in the motion of no confidence the Parliament of St. Maarten More...

Parliament in session 20171101 - HH
By The Publisher On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Majority heads for motion of no confidence

PHILIPSBURG – The new parliamentary majority of eight is heading for a motion of no confidence against the government led by Prime Minister William Marlin. It’s not a done deal yet, because Wednesday’s meeting More...