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April 28, 2017

TODAY’S BC LIBERALS TO STREAMLINE CREDENTIAL CONFIRMATION SERVICES

  Today’s BC Liberals will bring together all credential confirmation services under the Minister Responsible for Labour, Premier Christy Clark announced on Thursday. Candidates Puneet Sandhar (Surrey-Panorama) and Teresa Wat (Richmond North Centre) met with stakeholders to highlight the announcement today. Today’s BC Liberals platform also commits to attracting the best and brightest to support Read More…

April 28, 2017

New markets overseas, new jobs in BC

  Today at D-Wave Systems, Premier Christy Clark outlined her plan to continue creating new connections and opportunities for BC companies in the world’s fastest-growing economies. “The future of our tech sector, just like our other industries, depends on our ability to compete around the world,” said Premier Clark. “We have a proven track record Read More…

April 28, 2017

Premier Clark’s statement on the National Day of Mourning

Premier Christy Clark issued the following statement on the National Day of Mourning: “Today, in British Columbia and across Canada, we pause to honour those workers who lost their lives or were injured on the job. “These tragedies touch entire families and communities. Every single one was someone’s father, mother, child, or friend. Every single Read More…

April 28, 2017

Horgan Says Yes to Deal That Would Cost 20,000 Jobs

    While making his first foray “North of 50” in this campaign, the BC NDP’s John Horgan said British Columbia should have signed a softwood deal that would have cost as many as one in three B.C. forest workers their job.   “John Horgan showed again he doesn’t have the temperament to be premier Read More…

April 27, 2017

Horgan Cuts Trip Short, Back South to See Donors

  After ignoring everyone north of the 50th parallel, the BC NDP’s John Horgan finally found time for a visit.   But as BC Liberal candidate Donna Barnett notes it was a short one.   “We hardly saw you, John. We didn’t get a chance to ask why your biggest donor is actively working against Read More…

April 27, 2017

Strong leadership, new markets will protect and create BC jobs

    The risk and uncertainty of continued U.S. trade action against British Columbia and Canada requires strong leadership, continued expansion into new markets, and a plan to protect jobs, Premier Christy Clark said Thursday at Fibreco’s North Vancouver Terminal.   “British Columbians want jobs that enable them to look after the people they love Read More…

April 27, 2017

HORGAN’S SOUTH OF 50 TOUR RENAMED – THE UNDER PRESSURE TOUR

PRINCE GEORGE – After spending the first 15 days of the campaign in communities south of the 50th parallel, the BC NDP’s John Horgan has succumbed to the pressure and will make a quick stop in Prince George today. Shirley Bond, candidate in Prince George-Valemount for Today’s BC Liberals, is calling on John Horgan to Read More…

April 27, 2017

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT SAY ANYTHING JOHN IN THE DEBATE

“Worth noting @jjhorgan did not answer Y/N question about whether party would raise any new taxes.” (CKNW, Twitter, April 26, 2016) “On the economy, Horgan was asked if he has outlined all of the potential tax increases voters might see in his first term in office. He did not answer…” (Rob Shaw, Prince George Citizen, Read More…

April 27, 2017

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT PREMIER CLARK IN THE DEBATE

“Christy Clark made the two others look like two squabbling schoolboys this evening.” (Norman Spector, Twitter, April 26, 2017) “A polished and controlled and confident performer” (Allan Bonner, Global News, April 27, 2017) Clark looks polished and relaxed (Martin MacMahon, News1130, April 26, 2017) Clark is really strong here. That was a nice finish. (Adam Read More…