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PM Responds to Debate of No Confidence

Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar

PM Kamla says the motion failed and is dead in the  water, she said how can you have no confidence if you never had it in the first place

PM Kamla Persad Bissessar wraps up debate on the no confidence motion

PM Kamla Persad Bissessar says: she cannot take an allegation and fire someone..since we deal with due process where every side is given a chance to be heard.

PM Kamla Persad Bissessar says the central bank says the country is stable and poise for growth..


PM Kamla Persad Bissessar quoted from a document from the central bank which says the economy has started to turn around..she questioned if that sound like an economy that is failing


PM Kamla Persad Bissessar says: she was worried that the opposiiton leader said she was being blackmailed…she says she has never been blackmailed and is not at this time being blackmailed….she said it was an allegations made without evidence.
PM Kamla Persad Bissessar says:Emergency powers documents were drated and ready to be used back when there was the now infamous Frederick Street POS bombing.

PM Kamla Persad Bissessar says: if the PNM had used the SOE back then we would not have been in this crime problem. and many lives would have been saved.


PM Kamla Persad Bissessar says: Crime : The leader of the Opposition spoke about dismantling the security infrastructure…PM KAmla says there is no question that the PNM crime infrastructure was a failure.

PM Kamla says: Sorry that they had to go through the same thing…and that she listen to all of the debate and realsie the opposition was lost. She said she stood in her shoes and wondered.


PM Kamla says: the government was put in office by the people and went back to the people before the people. “vox populi vox dei the voice of the people is the voice of God…ans she placed God in front.


PM Kamla says: The government never panic as a result of the motion of no confidence


PM Kamla says: the opposition felt the government would have a palace coup or conspiricy in the PP. KAmla says she has no fear and only is afraid of God.>”i will take on anyone of you anyplace anywhere


PM Kamla says: the leader of the opposion brought no evidence in all his allegations…not a shred of evidence…the allegations are baseless, doomed to failed and without merit…when you come with a motion of no confidence its a seriosu issue….in other words you are seeking to bring down a government….but started to back down after filinmg the motion..


PM Kamla says: the motion was a waste and the opposition became shell shock, since there was a set of reharshed points. the same issues nothing new

PM Kamla says: the leader of the opposion shows by this motion he has failed to make a come back in the PNM. She quotes a letter from the POS Mayor: The PNm will not only be out gunned but out matched” PM says the only perosn who has no confidence in is the Leader of the opposiiton


PM Persad Bissesssar quotes former PM Manning when he spoke about the leader of the oposition Kieth Rowley on october 20th 2009…. “Mr Speaker I see hate, I see bitterness, I see acrimony, I see animosity and I see a man completely out of control.


PM Persad Bissessar begins her contribution to debate on the no confidence motion.

PM Persad Bissessar says: we cannot belive the opposiiton leader in her respectful view, since he blows hot and cold. says one thing today and one thing tomorrow