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VIDEOS: Elections NS warehouse empties just hours after writ dropped - TheChronicleHerald.ca;

VIDEOS: Elections NS warehouse empties just hours after writ dropped - TheChronicleHerald.ca

TheChronicleHerald.caVIDEOS: Elections NS warehouse empties just hours after writ droppedTheChronicleHerald.caThe election isn't until the end of the month, but that doesn't mean Elections Nova Scotia is wasting any time. With an election announcement imminent by the estimations of anyone who pays attention 153 pallets were prepared at their main warehouse.and more »

Spoiler alert! Provincial election called for May 30 - The Coast Halifax (blog);

Spoiler alert! Provincial election called for May 30 - The Coast Halifax (blog)

The Coast Halifax (blog)Spoiler alert! Provincial election called for May 30The Coast Halifax (blog)To the shock of literally no one, Nova Scotia's next general election was announced on Sunday. Premier Stephen McNeil finally ripped off the Band-Aid and asked Lieutenant Governor J. J. Grant to dissolve the legislature, ending months of speculation ...and more »

McNeil defends 'tough decisions' after calling election for May 30 - Local Xpress;

McNeil defends 'tough decisions' after calling election for May 30 - Local Xpress

Local XpressMcNeil defends 'tough decisions' after calling election for May 30Local XpressLiberal leader dropped the writ after a formal meeting with Lt.-Gov. J.J. Grant at Government House in Halifax. 0. about 6 hours ago by: Francis Campbell. election4. Liberal Leader Stephen McNeil kicks off his election campaign with a rally in Halifax ...and more »

They're off! 3 Nova Scotia political parties hit the campaign trail - CBC.ca;

They're off! 3 Nova Scotia political parties hit the campaign trail - CBC.ca

CBC.caThey're off! 3 Nova Scotia political parties hit the campaign trailCBC.caAfter Sunday's announcement of a May 30 provincial election, Nova Scotia's three major political parties didn't waste any time getting their messages across to voters. NDP Leader Gary Burrill criticized Stephen McNeil's Liberals for not opening any new ...and more »

'Strained' labour relations a hallmark of Liberals' first term - CBC.ca;

'Strained' labour relations a hallmark of Liberals' first term - CBC.ca

CBC.ca'Strained' labour relations a hallmark of Liberals' first termCBC.caLet it never be said Stephen McNeil was afraid to stand up to unions. Protesters circling Province House, chanting "Steee-vannn" and waving signs, were one of the hallmarks of the Liberal leader's first term as premier. More often than not, labour ...and more »

OPINION: Who'll win provincial election is anyone's guess - TheChronicleHerald.ca;

OPINION: Who'll win provincial election is anyone's guess - TheChronicleHerald.ca

TheChronicleHerald.caOPINION: Who'll win provincial election is anyone's guessTheChronicleHerald.caConventional wisdom says this election is the Liberals' to lose. Given the source, disregard the notion. Nova Scotians abandoned convention in politics two decades ago. The Liberal nightmare is two-way races everywhere and three-way races nowhere.and more »

Kings County candidates hit the campaign trail as May 30 election is called - The Register/Advertiser;

Kings County candidates hit the campaign trail as May 30 election is called - The Register/Advertiser

The Register/AdvertiserKings County candidates hit the campaign trail as May 30 election is calledThe Register/AdvertiserKINGS COUNTY - When Stephen McNeil dropped the writ on April 30, candidates from all parties in the three Kings County ridings were ready to go – albeit a day later than expected. Advertisement. Many Nova Scotians expected the premier to dissolve the ...and more »

Nova Scotians to go to the polls on May 30 - CBC.ca;

Nova Scotians to go to the polls on May 30 - CBC.ca

CBC.caNova Scotians to go to the polls on May 30CBC.caNova Scotians are heading to the polls on Tuesday, May 30. Liberal Leader Stephen McNeil met with Lt.-Gov. J.J. Grant at about 1 p.m. and requested he dissolve the current House of Assembly. He left the lieutenant-governnor's residence in downtown ...and more »

NSVotes: Meet your primary Nova Scotia party leaders - TheChronicleHerald.ca;

NSVotes: Meet your primary Nova Scotia party leaders - TheChronicleHerald.ca

TheChronicleHerald.caNSVotes: Meet your primary Nova Scotia party leadersTheChronicleHerald.caStephen McNeil, Jamie Baillie and Gary Burrill are in a battle for your hearts, minds and votes. Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil waves to a passerby as he leaves Province House in Halifax following a press conference on Tuesday, June 3, 2014. (CP) ...and more »

Stephen McNeil: N.S. Liberal leader looks for second straight majority - Globalnews.ca;

Stephen McNeil: N.S. Liberal leader looks for second straight majority - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caStephen McNeil: N.S. Liberal leader looks for second straight majorityGlobalnews.caNova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil fields a question at the start of the spring session of the legislature in Halifax on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan. What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' editorial ...and more »

Nova Scotians heading to the polls - Enfield Weekly Press;

Nova Scotians heading to the polls - Enfield Weekly Press

Enfield Weekly PressNova Scotians heading to the pollsEnfield Weekly PressNova Scotians will be going to the polls for a general provincial election on Tuesday, May 30. Premier Stephen McNeil met with Lt.-Gov. J. J. Grant on April 30, to ask that he dissolve the government and call a general election. By law, the campaign ...and more »

A look at some of the major issues in Nova Scotia's election campaign - Times Colonist;

A look at some of the major issues in Nova Scotia's election campaign - Times Colonist

Times ColonistA look at some of the major issues in Nova Scotia's election campaignTimes ColonistNova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil, centre, gestures toward reporters while leaving Government House with his daughter Colleen, left, and wife Andre after asking the Lieutenant Governor to dissolve the House in order to call a provincial election in ...and more »

Relevant facts and figures in the 2017 Nova Scotia election campaign - Cape Breton Post;

Relevant facts and figures in the 2017 Nova Scotia election campaign - Cape Breton Post

Cape Breton PostRelevant facts and figures in the 2017 Nova Scotia election campaignCape Breton PostNova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil, right, walks toward Government House with his daughter Colleen, left, and wife Andre to ask the Lieutenant Governor to dissolve the House in order to call a provincial election in Halifax on Sunday, April 30, 2017.and more »

Meet Stephen McNeil: Liberal leader looks for second straight majority - Yahoo News;

Meet Stephen McNeil: Liberal leader looks for second straight majority - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsMeet Stephen McNeil: Liberal leader looks for second straight majorityYahoo NewsNotable moment: In 2013 election, he brought the Liberals back to power after 14 years, returning the party to its glory years of the 1990s by winning 33 seats in the 51-seat legislature. Spotted in his office: A photograph of late U.S. president John ...and more »

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil drops writ for May 30 election - The Globe and Mail;

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil drops writ for May 30 election - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailNova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil drops writ for May 30 electionThe Globe and MailNova Scotians will go to the polls May 30 as Premier Stephen McNeil's Liberal government seeks its second mandate following a term in office largely marked by frugal spending and public sector labour strife. McNeil kicked off the campaign Sunday with a ...and more »

Top five issues for Annapolis Valley voters to keep in mind during the Nova Scotia election - The Register/Advertiser;

Top five issues for Annapolis Valley voters to keep in mind during the Nova Scotia election - The Register/Advertiser

The Register/AdvertiserTop five issues for Annapolis Valley voters to keep in mind during the Nova Scotia electionThe Register/AdvertiserRachel Creasor is a Kentville resident, parent of two young children and resource teacher at Glooscap Elementary School in Canning. She believes education should play a key role in the coming election. ©Submitted. ANNAPOLIS VALLEY, NS - With an ...and more »

Election underway: Nova Scotians heading to the polls May 30 as McNeil drops the writ - The Spectator;

Election underway: Nova Scotians heading to the polls May 30 as McNeil drops the writ - The Spectator

The SpectatorElection underway: Nova Scotians heading to the polls May 30 as McNeil drops the writThe SpectatorNova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil with his wife, Andrea, in front of family photos and a vase of 10 yellow roses. Andrea McNeil presented him with the flowers when he arrived home from work on April 28 – exactly 10 years to the day he was elected ...and more »

Ex-union boss warns against BC Liberals - News1130;

Ex-union boss warns against BC Liberals - News1130

News1130Ex-union boss warns against BC LiberalsNews1130BC Liberal Leader Christy Clark with workers at Supreme Steel in Delta on Thursday, April 20, 2017. (Marcella Bernardo NEWS 1130, Photo). Summary. Ironworkers Local 97 union has thrown support behind Christy Clark Liberals. Former union president ...and more »

Acadians to fight Nova Scotia electoral map in court - Globalnews.ca;

Acadians to fight Nova Scotia electoral map in court - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caAcadians to fight Nova Scotia electoral map in courtGlobalnews.caNova Scotia's Acadian federation says it will challenge the province's riding boundaries (pictured above) in court. Global News. What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' editorial staff without any editorial influence by the sponsor ...and more »

PC rookies ready to rumble in upcoming Nova Scotia election - TheChronicleHerald.ca;

PC rookies ready to rumble in upcoming Nova Scotia election - TheChronicleHerald.ca

TheChronicleHerald.caPC rookies ready to rumble in upcoming Nova Scotia electionTheChronicleHerald.caRookie candidate Ray Mattie is ready to take on Finance Minister Randy Delorey on his home turf of Antigonish in Nova Scotia's upcoming provincial election. A former substitute teacher, the Progressive Conservative candidate is campaigning to cut ...and more »