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June 16th, 2015
Dr Karl Dawson encouraged by support

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - First timer into politics and Virgin Islands Party (VIP) At Large candidate Dr Karl Dawson, who garnered the fifth highest vote tally, is humbled by the fact that so many supported him and said he will definitely consider running again.

June 15th, 2015
EE Hispanic family accuses NDP of trying to buy votes

EAST END/LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI – Members of the Hispanic community have alleged that the National Democratic Party (NDP) tried to give them money in exchange for their votes at the elections of June 8, 2015.

June 14th, 2015
‘I’ll reach across the fence’-Melvin ‘Mitch’ Turnbull

CANE GARDEN BAY, Tortola, VI – Newly elected Second District Representative Melvin ‘Mitch’ Turnbull thanked everyone who voted for him in the 2015 general elections, saying that they wanted change and that he is committed to serving the needs of all the people in the district whether or not they voted for him.

June 12th, 2015
‘The people were bribed to vote NDP'- Edmund G. Maduro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Independent At Large candidate at the 2015 general elections Edmund G. Maduro is not surprised at the outcome of the elections as he said it was clear that the National Democratic Party (NDP) had more to spend.

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.


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