Dr. Keith Rowley

Opposition Leader, Dr Keith Rowley

Opposition Leader, Dr Keith Rowley is expected to lead off the Opposition’s response to Finance Minister, Larry Howai’s, $61.3 billion 2013-2014 budget presentation.

On Monday, following the budget Dr. Rowley had criticized the Government for failing to announce its plans for urban renewal to help deal with crime.

He also accused the Government of using the proposed re-introduction of the Land and Building Tax as a distraction to prevent citizens from fully understanding government’s decision to implement a tax on property.

Dr. Rowley is expected to begin his almost two hour response at around 10:30 am today.