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Political scientist says premier's pre-recorded speech signals controlled message, task forces aim for good health care AND healthy economy, organizer wants to create advocacy group for fishing skippers, and pole-sitting bear's photo gets lots of shares
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(At 1:07 mark) MUN political scientist says when Premier Andrew Furey released a pre-produced tape to respond to a report on NL's economy, it signaled a government attempt to control the message. (11:39) Health Accord NL Task Force co-chair says her group strives for a good health care system, while Economic Recovery Team aims to lighten our debt load. (19:48) Leader of failed unionization attempt for NL fishery workers leads new effort to organize vessel owner-operators, and (26:19) nothing to see here...just a photo of a black bear, sitting atop a telephone pole on the Northern Peninsula...Image touches off lots of social media shares.