JLP is the party of growth says Finance Minister Shaw

Minister of finance Audio Shaw, in closing the budget debate underway now in Gordon House, has slammed the PNP record on growth in Jamaica.

He said the cumulative growth rates of the entire 28 years of People National Party (PNP) rule is Eight Percent (8), while under the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) the cumulative growth rates were over 50 percent.

He charged that it is evident that the JLP’ is the party of growth.

He also slammed the PNP for imposing nearly 60 billion dollars of taxes over Four years without giving anything back to the Jamaican People.

The debate is still underway in Parliament.

Staff Reporter

News@lbcnewsjm.com

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