The Deputy Political Leader of the Antigua Labour Party (ALP), Gaston Browne, has called for this year’s campaign to be driven by issues confronting the nation and not by character assassinations.
Deputy Political Leader of the Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party (ALP), Gaston Browne, stated that next week Saturday, two days after the United Progressive Party (UPP) launches its campaign, the ALP will counter with the opening of its party headquarters.
by Afeefah BeharryDeputy Political Leader of the opposition Antigua Labour Party (ALP) Gaston Browne said the rape of women is one of the most serious developmental challenges facing Antigua and Barbuda today.
by Afeefah BeharryThe opposition Antigua Labour Party (ALP) is preparing to conduct a nation wide poll, following the release of the Casuro Poll that was published in the Antigua Sun this week.
by Afeefah BeharryDespite the results of the recently published Casuro Poll suggesting strongly that the United Progressive Party (UPP) is on track to remain in power, the opposition Antigua Labour Party (ALP) believes that they are just a “striking distance away in taking the governance of the country.”
Deputy Political Leader Gaston Browne has defended the stance the ALP is taking with respect to the present crime situation, particularly the recent spate of incidents of rape.
by Patricia CampbellDeputy Political Leader of the opposition Antigua Labour Party Gaston Browne has criticised the failure of Prime Minister Baldwin Spencer to publicly address the crime situation, following the surge in killings.
by Nikisha SmithThe Antigua Labour Party (ALP) believes their motion for a public inquiry in parliament will be successful despite the odds.
by Patricia CampbellA warning from Chief Lands Officer Daryll Matthew that unauthorised billboards popping up across the island must be removed has drawn a rebuttal from Deputy Political Leader of the Antigua Labour Party Gaston Browne.
by Patricia CampbellDeputy Political Leader of the Antigua Labour Party (ALP) Gaston Browne has declared that Ambassador David Shoul avoided key issues in his answer to the ALP’s call for the release of documents related to the roadwork at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Ground.
Deputy Political Leader of Antigua Labour Party (ALP) Gaston Browne said over the past four years Antigua and Barbuda has been characterised by victimisation, high cost of living, high taxes and poor health care.
Opposition Member of Parliament Gaston has lashed back at Prime Minister Baldwin Spencer following a verbal altercation between the two men in Parliament on Tuesday, claiming that the prime minister “lacks the requisite training to run a salt fish shop, much less the country.”
by A. Aisha Caleb-BrowneThe leadership of the opposition Antigua Labour Party (ALP) has promised to keep the pressure on the ruling administration and is hoping to use a variety of public events to demonstrate its intent.
Opposition MP Gaston Browne has berated the government for its tax policy, which he says is irresponsible and unsustainable, accusing the ruling administration of presenting “fudged” figures in the budget.
by Patricia CampbellDeputy Political Leader of the Antigua Labour Party (ALP) Gaston Browne has predicted that the next general elections will see his party take at least six of the constituencies currently held by the ruling United Progressive Party (UP).
by Patricia CampbellThe Antigua Labour Party (ALP) is contending that its Political Leader Lester Bird is up to 10 per cent more popular in the St. John’s Rural East constituency than his opponent, Minister of Finance and the Economy Dr. Errol Cort.
by Patricia CampbellDeputy Political Leader and Chairman of the Antigua Labour Party (ALP) Gaston Browne has challenged the ruling United Progressive Party (UPP) on its fiscal management, pointing to soaring government spending, increasing national debt and what he says is the inability of the government to meet its public sector wage bill.
Member of Parliament for St. Johns City West, Gaston Browne is criticising the two bodies- the Antigua & Barbuda Millennium Airport Corporation (ABMAC) and the National Enterprise Investment Corporation as being dysfunctional bodies that should not be incorporated into the future airport authority which will be established by the Airport Authority act 2006.
by A. Aisha Caleb-BrowneGaston Browne, who was some months ago declared deputy political leader of the ALP, is now the holder of the more substantive post as chairman.
by Patricia CampbellDeputy Political Leader of the Antigua Labour Party (ALP) Gaston Browne has confirmed that he is likely to challenge Molwyn Joseph in a bid to take over as chairman of the opposition party.
by Neto BaptisteMember of Parliament for the City West Constituency, Gaston Browne, said Antigua Labour Party (ALP) members of parliament (MP) were, in fact, denied access to both the VIP Lounge and the ramp area at the V.C. Bird International Airport when they arrived to greet Pan American Games gold medalist, Brendan Christian, on 3 Aug.
by Marabel JacobsMember for St. John’s City West Gaston Browne in Parliament last week sought to disprove all suggestions that the present government inherited anything short of “an economy that was sound, with a foundation as solid as steel.”
by Marabel JacobsIt’s a fait accompli. Antiguan investor Allen Stanford will be knighted by Governor-General Sir James Carlisle during the Independence Day Ceremonial Parade tomorrow morning at the Antigua Recreation Grounds to mark the country’s 25th anniversary of political independence.
by Marabel JacobsPolitical leader of the Antigua Labour Party Lester Bird and City West MP Gaston Browne gave a vote of confidence in the suitability of newly appointed Senator Osbert Frederick to sit in the Upper House.
We re-produce, upon request, the following letter that was delivered to Allen Stanford by City West MP Gaston Browne following the successful hosting of the historic Stanford 20/20 Tournament.
Statement by Gaston Browne on APUA/APC Power Generation Deal.
by Marabel JacobsParliamentary Representative for St. John’s City West Gaston Browne has accused certain members in the Antigua Labour Party (ALP) of seeking to usurp the constitutional authority and responsibilities vested in the ALP parliamentarians as representatives of the people.
ars to be that there are no benefits for our country’s participation in the CSM.
The CSM will provide Antiguans and Barbudans the opportunity to invest in other countries in the region that have greater competencies in manufacturing and agriculture.
Member of Parliament for the City West constituency Gaston Browne called Antigua & Barbuda’s Cabinet the largest to be found anywhere in the world on a per capita basis.