Tag archive for ‘Sarah Wescot-Williams’
By Online Editor On Thursday, June 15th, 2023

PFP, Heyliger-Marten Request Meeting of Parliament Building Committee

Previous request by Wescot-Williams not honored PHILIPSBURG – PFP members of Parliament Melissa Gumbs and Raeyhon Peterson, as well as an independent member of Parliament Grisha Heyliger-Marten, submitted More...

By Online Editor On Wednesday, May 24th, 2023

Wathey’s statue-rock symbolizes the unity of the island’s people

PHILIPSBURG – The fate of Dr. AC. Wathey’s statue has caught the attention of M Sarah Wescot-Williams, a member of parliament for the United Democrats and the leader of the resurrected Democratic Party. Wescot-Williams More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, June 27th, 2020

“Government finds itself between a rock and a hard place”

UD Board: “In order to appease the part of the St. Maarten governing coalition that wants to say “thanks, but no thanks” to the Netherlands, the government finds itself between a rock and a hard place.” When More...

By The Publisher On Monday, January 8th, 2018

StMaartenNews.com recorded interview with the United Democrats

Philipsburg — StMaartenNews.com launches its own video news service. Below is the recorded interview with the leaders of the Democratic Party (DP) and the United Peoples Party (UPP) about the coming together More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, January 7th, 2018

Visit Chairpersons Dutch First and Second Chambers to Sint Maarten

PHILIPSBURG – A delegation consisting of the Chairlady of the First Chamber, Mrs. Ankie Broekers-Knol, and the Chairlady of the Second Chamber, Mrs. Khadija Arib, and their support staff were welcomed at the Princess More...

By The Publisher On Friday, January 5th, 2018

DP and UP parties unified under one banner: United Democrats

Philipsburg — The leaders of the United People’s Party (UP) and the Democratic Party (DP) have unified under one banner and founded the United Democrats, a powerhouse political movement formed to take More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

New Year’s message from President of Parliament and DP leader, Sarah Wescot-Williams

“Don’t let the disaster that befell us get the better of us.” It would take more than a few words to adequately describe the year which has become last year and a year we have put behind us. A year we would More...

By The Publisher On Friday, December 22nd, 2017

Governor Holiday requests Mrs. Sarah Wescot-Williams to form interim government

Harbour View – On December 22, 2017, the Governor of Sint Maarten, His Excellency drs. E.B. Holiday, requested the fraction leader of the Democratic Party, Mrs. Sarah Wescot-Williams, to finalize the formation More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Sarah: “Egoistic and self serving fight over the backs of the people of St. Maarten”

PRESS RELEASE BY THE LEADER OF THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF ST. MAARTEN NOVEMBER 16, 2017 The signing of the border control agreement reveals an egoistic and self serving fight over the backs of the people of St. Maarten. All More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Frans urges public not to fall for the pretentious games of the DP

GREAT BAY — The leader of the United St. Maarten (US) party is imploring the people of St. Maarten not to fall for the “pretentious saintly act” being put on display by the leader of the Democratic Party More...