Molton says Jackman deliberately tried to undermine the union by trying to sell the membership on the same arrangement that had been rejected by fisheries minister Darin King.
Over the weekend, OCI boss Martin Sullivan told CBC's On-Point with David Cochrane that the FFAW were two-faced and hypocritical. He accused union President Earle McCurdy of trying to close the Fortune Plant to keep jobs in Marystown.
Coincidence or are OCI/Government preparing to tag team FFAW/NDP? Or is the government just fighting everyone at the moment?
This is going to be a slug-fest right up to the too long delayed opening of the House of Assembly. The contenders care barely wait to lace up their gloves for the big ring.
Here is an exchange from Twitter tonight which featured a five MHA pile-up on NDP MHA DAle Kirby:
@king_darin @stephenkent @jerome_kennedy I will be consistent in pointing out your support/rally for Stephen Harper last federal election @dalegkirby @@king_darin @@stephenkent @@jerome_kennedy & we will highlight NDP Policy which wd've closed M'town plant yrs ago @king_darin @king_darin @stephenkent @jerome_kennedy It's your fish policy to defend Darin. You & Clyde are not helping fishers on the B-Pen @dalegkirby @@king_darin @@stephenkent @@jerome_kennedy Too bad you aren't fishery critic - your LEADER didn't ask 1 Q in HOAPeckford letter suggests Tories are too fixated on Muskrat to see long-term benefits of Upper Churchill contract expiration #nlpoli #cdnpoli @dalegkirby Can you explain why Jack Layton supported Muskrat Falls and you don't?Or is it the difference between vision and petty politics?Can't help but weigh in. Kirby should look to see how many questions his leader asked on the fisheries in QP - None!!!