Profile of James McLeod

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  • ‘It’s really that bad’

    Back in 2011, the Grits were deeply in debt and had just run a shambles of an election campaign, and Ball was interim leader of a party that was ...

  • Davis says he’ll stay leader for at least a year

    The PC party wasn’t wiped out, as in some of the most dire predictions. In a year-end interview with the Telegram, Davis said that in the back of ...

  • NDP must reorganize: McCurdy

    When prodded by The Telegram in a year-end interview earlier this month, McCurdy laughed and wouldn’t give any more hints about whether he wants ...

  • Ball releases marching orders to cabinet

    Each letter contains the same boilerplate message about the new government priorities, and a need to conduct business in a transparent and ...

  • Ball promises fiscal update Dec. 22

    At almost exactly the same time new Premier Dwight Ball was unveiling his cabinet and then speaking to reporters, oil prices were dropping below ...

  • Ball unveils svelte cabinet

    Ball swore the oath of office and unveiled his 12-member cabinet Monday morning at Government House — three women and nine men. Most of the big ...

  • Five things to watch for in cabinet Monday

    Ball will also unveil his first cabinet, and when he spoke to the Telegram late in the day Thursday, he said he hasn't made any final decisions ...

  • Community mailbox left wide open

    When the Telegram contacted Canada Post about the issue, they had no immediate answers except to urgently ask where the mailbox was so that ...

  • HST hike will be axed

    Ball was at Government House to meet Lt.-Gov. Frank Fagan and start the formal transition process Wednesday, two days after the election which ...

  • Ball becomes premier Dec. 14

    Ball was at Government House this morning for a chat with Lt.-Gov. Frank Fagan for one of the formalities of the transition of power. ...