The Sir Robert Bond Papers: The name they fear #nlpoli

Cast your mind back to April 2007 In his ongoing penchant for fighting with everyone and for small-mindedness,  Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Danny Williams decides he will only refer to the new Prime Minister as “Steve”. Williams made no bones about the fact his decision was very personal and intended to be insulting. (Read more…)

The Sir Robert Bond Papers: They love going sleaze ball #nlpoli #connieplaybook

One enduring characteristic of Conservative political comments since 2003 is the resort to personal attacks. It must be Rule Number One in the Connie political playbook:  Go sleaze ball. Don’t deal with the issue.  This past week the public got a good example of that from a provincial Conservative politician. Glen Little is the Conservative ...