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Susanna Fuller on building our new economy

Nova Scotia's Commission on Building Our New Economy is looking for ways to make sure the whole province gets a piece of the economic pie. Commissioner Susanna Fuller works in marine conservation at the Ecology Action Centre. She was also involved with Imagine Bloomfield in North End Halifax, and she advocates for better bike lanes, among other things.

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Mainstreet NS How to Save Three Billion Dollars May 3, 2013 | 11:31HRM could save $3-billion, according to a report from Stantec, by encouraging significantly more growth in urban areas. Chartered accountant Andrew Murphy weighs in on the findings.
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Mainstreet NS Tony Goode on shipbuilding costs May 3, 2013 | 10:16Defense consultant Tony Goode speaks to Stephanie about the latest wrinkle in the shipbuilding procurement process.
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Mainstreet NS Public sector versus private sector pay May 2, 2013 | 17:22Stephanie talks to representatives from the Fraser Institute, and the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) which have both studied the difference between public and private sector pay.
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Mainstreet NS Laroche on MLA apartment allowance May 2, 2013 | 6:58CBC reporter Jean Laroche has the details on the apartment allowance available to MLAs who live more than 40 kilometers from Province House.
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Mainstreet NS Andrew Bush's new webseries May 1, 2013 | 7:29Andrew Bush swung by the Mainstreet studio to tell us about his new webseries, Everyone's Famous.
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Mainstreet NS Buying Sex May 1, 2013 | 15:13Hear Stephanie's full interview with Teresa MacInnes and Kent Nason, the two Nova Scotia filmmakers behind "Buying Sex." They talk about their new documentary which premiered in front of a sold out audience at Hot Docs in Toronto.
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Mainstreet NS Open Mic with Mike (May edition) May 1, 2013 | 19:13Mayor Mike Savage drops by for his monthly Open Mic appearance. We talk city budget and open our phone lines to you.
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Mainstreet NS The meaning of the word "alleged" Apr 30, 2013 | 14:36Stephanie interviews National Post columnist Christie Blatchford about a column she published on the Rehtaeh Parsons case. Then she asks lawyer Dave Coles about the word "alleged" and why journalists use it.
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Mainstreet NS Kids In The Hall Alum Scott Thompson Apr 26, 2013 | 10:05Comedian Scott Thompson dropped by our studio while he was in town for the Halifax Comedy Festival.
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