"I didnt worry about my guys because I knew they would react the right way. And there was really no time to think about the danger. You were just too busy getting prepared and visualizing how you were going to react when that chopper landed and your feet hit the ground."
"Weve decided we will give it another try, and if there are any further incidents of that sort then well take it out and it wont go back. The driver is driving a very large vehicle and you dont want that vehicle going out of control for any reason. I dont know if kids often realize what the repercussions are."
"If every deal that any government signed had a two per cent or three per cent risk factor, wed sign them every time."
"What are we going to get after (equalization) claw back? The number that has been touted is half a million dollars a year after claw back. That is one loonie for every person in Newfoundland and Labrador on an annual basis."
"We have talked for years and I think we strove to increase our emphasis on healthy lifestyles, on disease prevention, illness prevention and the promotion of wellness. But for the first time I can recall, and Ive worked in health care for almost 24 years, we actually see that the department (of health) has established targets for reduction in the incidence of disease and targets for increases in indicators for being healthy."
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