BC Election 2017

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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.


Premier, B.C. cabinet to be sworn-in as steps toward minority government proceed

By The Canadian Press
June 12, 2017 - 10:25am

VICTORIA — Premier Christy Clark and her cabinet will be sworn-in today in what is expected to be a short-lived Liberal government in British Columbia.

The swearing-in at Government House in Victoria comes in advance of the start of the legislature on June 22.