Name: Osbourne Bodden
District: Bodden Town East
CANDIDATE IN THE NEWS
All progressive countries in the world have national lotteries, or some form of chance to improve one’s lot in life through scratch cards or buying numbers.
This is not about politics or any one group of people, this is about our island home and the comfort we all should live in.
Plans for a Bodden Town boxing gym, announced amid significant publicity during the visit of boxing legend Manny Pacquiao last year, have been quietly shelved.
To the extent that there has even been a local investigation (unknown), there has been nothing to show for it, at least publicly. How is that possible?
Today, Alden McLaughlin is to be sworn in for his second term as premier of the Cayman Islands. Congratulations are in order.
Instead of making Cayman’s districts smaller, more numerous and more inward-facing, officials should have done the opposite: Make the entirety of the Cayman Islands one single district, and allow residents to vote on the same slate of candidates.