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June 11th, 2015
Sharie B. de Castro grateful for political experience

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – At Large candidate on the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) ticket Sharie B. de Castro has sent out congratulations to the National Democratic Party (NDP) for their victory at the polls of June 8, 2015 and thanked those who supported her and the VIP.

June 11th, 2015
'Jamaica could take a page out of VI's book'- Election Observer

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A Jamaican Member of Parliament believes his country could take a page out of the Virgin Islands' book when it comes to elections management and the behaviour of the people following the polls of June 5 and 8, 2015.

June 10th, 2015
‘Roxie’ Romney commits to advancement of D4

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Ms JoAnn ‘Roxie’ Romney, who unsuccessfully contested the Fourth District, has pledged her commitment towards continuing to advocate for the improvement and development of the Fourth District and the territory as a whole.

June 10th, 2015
'Elections Act was breached'- Commonwealth Observers

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Commonwealth Observer Mission here for the 2015 national elections have made a number of findings related to issues of campaign financing, the caustic nature of the political campaign and the perception of ballot tampering as a result of the failure by some Returning Officers to follow correct procedures.

June 10th, 2015
‘The time was too short to meet everyone in D3’ – Kevin C. Smith

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- National Democratic Party (NDP) candidate for the Third District Kevin C. ‘OJ’ Smith said despite his loss to Honourable Julian Fraser RA for the second straight time he remains willing to work for the people of the district if given a chance to next time around. He said too that the time was not enough given the snap election to reach all of the potential voters in the district.

June 10th, 2015
Charmaine R. Rosan-Bunbury undaunted by poll outcome

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – One of the four Territorial At Large candidates for the Virgin Islands Party, attorney at law Charmaine Rosan-Bunbury said the people of the Virgin Islands have spoken loud and clear with the resounding victory of the National Democratic Party and said she respects their choice.

June 9th, 2015
Elections Supervisor gives final unofficial election results

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Elections Supervisor Juliette Penn moments ago today June 9 2015 gave the final unofficial result of the elections 2015, which was a confirmation of what had been indicated earlier – that the National Democratic Party has recorded a landslide win at the 2015 polls. The NDP took seven district seats and all four At Large seats and will form an 11 to 2 government in the House of Assembly.

June 9th, 2015
Promise of land captured the youth votes- Dr Hubert O’Neal

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – "If I had lost for a fifth time I would have gone down in history with a dubious record that any politician wouldn't want to have," were the words of relief by newly elected Ninth District Representative Hubert O’Neal earlier today, June 9, 2015.

June 9th, 2015
NDP remains in! VIP remains out! In 2015 Elections

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Even as the official result of the 2015 General Elections has not been declared as the long and tedious counting of the Territorial At Large votes continues, President of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Mr Carvin Malone has congratulated the National Democratic Party as the elected Government and said the party will definitely be doing a postmortem to see which areas the party needs to strengthen in going forward.

June 9th, 2015
‘You have committed no crime’ - Hon Andrew A. Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Re-elected Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Representative for the First District Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has assured all candidates who might feel dejected from yesterday's, June 8, 2015 bruising defeat that they have done nothing wrong and that they have a lot to be proud about for stepping up to serve their country.



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