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Richard Raiswell: November 2012 Archives

Richard Raiswell - Drunk Driving Penalties

RichardRaiswellPenalties.jpgThe Christmas party season has started and with that comes extra warning about drinking and driving. But on PEI those warnings don't seem to be heeded at any time of year. Our political columnist has been looking at the penalties. Here's Richard Raiswell.

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Richard Raiswell - Debt, HST and Program Cuts

RichardRaiswell3.jpgIt's the second week of the fall sports season on PEI. Yes The legislature is in session. And already there's lots of talk about the provincial debt, the HST and the potential for cuts paying for programs and bills. Mainstreet's political columnist has a certain sense of deja vu. And it has a liberal feel to it. Here's Richard Raiswell.

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Richard Raiswell - Retiring Old-style Politics

RichardRaiswell3.jpgFrom Remembrance Day ceremonies yesterday - to the Legislature opening for another session tomorrow - the outside of Province House has seen a bit of sprucing already this week. But it's what goes on inside that's on our political columnist's mind. Today Richard Raiswell looks at retiring old-style politics on PEI.

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