Category: Politics

News Tonight: May 9, 2019

On the news tonight: -A Sandy’s man charged with sexual assault -Numbers are in for the islands GDP -Project action charity has a new director -Sports

Senate rejection of Municipal bill starts 12-month countdown

The twelve-month countdown is on tonight until the Government brings back the controversial municipalities bill to the House of Assembly, after the Senate voted down the bill Friday. Under the Constitution, if the Senate rejects a bill, the Government can wait 12 months before passing the same bill again – and take the bill directly …