Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Kamla: Scandalous attacks on Opposition senator *

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar


OPPOSITION Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar says Government has committed contempt of Parliament by making public statements criticising Opposition Senator Wade Mark in his capacity as a member of the Joint Select Committee (JSC) investigating the ferry fiasco.

Persad-Bissessar held a news conference at the Opposition Leader's office in Port of Spain yesterday to respond to the “scandalous attacks” on Mark made by Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister Stuart Young.

Rowley and Young accused Mark of attempting to mislead the Parliament and the public by presenting incorrect information on an e-mail address used by suspended acting chief executive of Trini­dad and Tobago Inter-island Transport (TTIT) Leon Grant during Monday's sitting of the JSC.

 

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