Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Kamla seeks a casino rep to serve as senator*

speaking out: Protesters representing various groups chant and display placards yesterday outside the Parliament, at the International Waterfront Centre, Port of Spain. —Photo: CURTIS CHASE


in parliament

OPPOSITION Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday disclosed she is seeking a representative of the casino/gaming industry to serve as a temporary senator to bring that sector’s issues to Parliament. Persad-Bissessar made the disclosure while greeting protesters outside the Par­liament, on the Port of Spain Waterfront, where a demonstration was made up of mostly employees from that industry.

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