New Government senator sworn in
Emilygail Dill was this morning sworn in as the new Government senator to replace Curtis Richardson who stepped down last month.
The Reverend Dr Dill was sworn in by the Governor, Rena Lalgie, in a short ceremony at Government House.
David Burt, the Premier, paid further tribute to Curtis Dickinson, who resigned as finance minister earlier this week, and said that the Budget would go ahead as planned on February 25.
Mr Burt said that he would be taking on the finance minister brief.
He warned: “This will be an extremely difficult Budget.”