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B.C. Liberals promise welfare rate hike days before government is expected fall

By The Canadian Press
June 19, 2017 - 12:36pm Updated: June 19, 2017 - 2:43pm

VICTORIA — There will be a promise to raise welfare rates in British Columbia by $100-a-month in the government’s throne speech on Thursday, which is expected to set in motion the defeat of the Liberals after more than 16 years in office.