BC Election 2017


Three Greens make history at B.C. legislature swearing-in ceremony

By The Canadian Press
June 7, 2017 - 4:58pm

VICTORIA — Three Green party members made history today as they were sworn in as members of British Columbia’s legislature.

Sonia Furstenau, Adam Olsen and party leader Andrew Weaver were elected last month, setting a record for the number of Greens elected to a legislature in Canada.

Image Credit: Chad Hipolito / THE CANADIAN PRESS

B.C.’s NDP-Green agreement required reading ahead of likely minority government

By The Canadian Press
June 6, 2017 - 3:20pm Updated: June 6, 2017 - 6:11pm

VICTORIA — The recently signed New Democrat and Green party manifesto to form what is likely to result in British Columbia’s first minority government in sixty-five years has become required reading for business, social and labour groups.

Image Credit: Twitter / BC NDP

Horgan, Weaver deliver political agreement documents to government house

By The Canadian Press
May 31, 2017 - 12:43pm

VICTORIA — The leaders of British Columbia's New Democrats and Greens have attended government house to deliver signed copies of their four-year agreement to run the province under a minority government.

A representative for Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon accepted the documents on her behalf.