Statement by The Hon. Michael H. Dunkley, JP, MP, Premier of Bermuda and National Security Minister, August 16, 2015
Mr. Wayne Furbert’s call for a formal inquiry into hearsay allegations made in a court case that is not yet concluded should tell Bermudians all they need to know about the anything-goes political motives of the PLP leadership.
Statement from Party Leader the Hon. Michael Dunkley JP, MP in response to Opposition criticism.
I can answer each and every prevarication that Mr. Roban lists and knock them for six.
Instead, I would ask Bermudians to consider this latest PLP attack in the context of the words of a former PLP Leader who outlined a strategy to take out the OBA Government through a “sustained programme of… disinformation and criticism…” That is what’s in play with Mr. Roban’s statement today.
Bit by bit, getting the job done
The OBA was elected to make the economy work again for the people of Bermuda.
The Government has been doing just that: implementing legislative and regulatory change, cutting red tape and communicating an 'open for business' message - all to generate activities that grow jobs, paycheques and opportunities.
Turning around an economy that was in steep decline is not an easy thing to do, but now, after 2½ years, Bermuda is moving toward a recovery that can give thousands a new lease on life. Many still suffer, but there is optimism in the air and a growing list of statistics that reflect progress: