Hatfield, The Honourable Richard B.
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A discussion of recent events in New Brunswick and the reporting of same in the media. The provincial government's role in dealing with those issues. The philosophy of the provincial government and its approach to problems. The power of political office. Problems in New Brunswick, especially ones of alienation and poverty. How politicians can restore confidence in the people. Reasons for conducting government in public. Challenges in New Brunswick and how the current government plans to deal with them. Optimism for the future.