Posted: Friday, March 7, 2014. 5:13 pm CST.
KIMBERLY LOCKE Reporting: (With additional reporting by Aaron Humes and Patrick E. Jones) Hundreds of teachers from all over the country have converged on Independence Hill in Belmopan for a peaceful demonstration.
As the teachers demonstrate outside, inside the National Assembly Chambers, the Honorable the Prime Minister Mr Dean Barrow has introduced the Bill to appropriate certain sums of money for use by the Public Service for fiscal year ending March 31, 2015.
The Honorable the Prime Minister is about to read the Budget Speech to the House.
UPDATE: At the start of of the meeting of the House of Representatives members of the Opposition, People’s United Party (PUP) took time out to show their support for the teachers who are demonstrating in Belmopan.
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