NDP Leader Lorraine Michael (MHA, Signal Hill-Quidi Vidi) wants to know what has happened to the recommendations resulting from a judicial inquiry into why breast cancer patients in the province received erroneous lab reports. There has been no update from government for two years.
NDP Transportation and Works Critic George Murphy (MHA, St. John’s East) says longer-term planning for highways work would mean safer driving for the province’s motorists, as well as cost savings for government.
NDP Health Critic Gerry Rogers (MHA, St. John’s Centre) says government has a strange way of showing appreciation to some of its hardest, least acknowledged workers. Rogers says budget cuts affecting nurses will hit those in the profession hard.
NDP MHA for The Straits-White Bay North Christopher Mitchelmore has been working for more than a year on a pair of health-related issues in his district. Today he brought his concerns to the House of Assembly’s Question Period.