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Premier Horgan sets out his priorities for a better British Columbia

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 17:07:00 -0700

Premier John Horgan has set out his priorities for a better B.C. in mandate letters to each of his cabinet ministers. These letters were released publicly today.

Premier Horgan stands up for B.C.’s interests in Ottawa and Washington, D.C.

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:00:00 -0700

Premier John Horgan will stand up for B.C.’s interests in Ottawa this week, as he meets with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to discuss the wildfire state of emergency, softwood lumber and the opioid crisis.

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Premier Horgan announces $100 increase to income assistance and disability rates

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:48:00 -0700

The John Horgan government is taking swift action to reduce poverty in British Columbia by lifting income assistance and disability assistance by $100 a month.

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Premier Horgan gets government working for people with new appointments

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:12:00 -0700

Premier John Horgan announced four high-profile appointments today, aimed at delivering the government’s commitments to offer relief for families on hydro rates, auto insurance costs and housing affordability.

Premier John Horgan pledges support for people and communities affected by B.C. wildfires

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:55:00 -0700

Premier John Horgan has pledged his ongoing support for the people and communities affected by wildfires in B.C.’s Interior, as the cabinet meets for the first time in Victoria.

Premier John Horgan announces new cabinet to build a better B.C.

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:21:00 -0700

Premier John Horgan announced his new cabinet today to build a better B.C. and get results for people.

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Premier Christy Clark's Statement on British Columbia wildfires

Sun, 09 Jul 2017 11:50:00 -0700

Premier Christy Clark has issued the following statement regarding the current wildfire activity in British Columbia:

Correction: Premier's statement on Eid al-Fitr

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:50:00 -0700

The following is a revised version:

Throne speech strikes a balance between economic, social, and environmental principles

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:15:00 -0700

The speech from the throne is an important moment in history – it reflects both the priorities British Columbians articulated in the recent election, and the ability to invest in programs and services that British Columbians depend on, thanks to years of sound fiscal management and building Canada’s leading economy.

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Premier Christy Clark introduces new Executive Council

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 13:15:00 -0700

At Government House, Premier Christy Clark and her Executive Council were formally sworn in by Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon.

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