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McInnes: Panel calls for PST relief to spur business investment

September 18, 2012

Getting rid of the HST may have been the will of the people, but the tone of the report from the Expert Panel on B.C.’s Business Tax Competitiveness made it clear that its challenge is to limit the damage done by giving up a tax system beneficial to the economy and moving to a regime [...]

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Dix has concerns about cabinet shuffle

September 5, 2012
Dix has concerns about cabinet shuffle

NDP leader Adrian Dix has some concerns about today’s cabinet shuffle, including yet another new political master for ICBC, which is being returned to the Ministry of Transportation from Finance. “Since March 28th, 2008…John Les, John van Dongen, Iain Black, for a few days, Rich Coleman, Kash Heed, Mike de Jong, Rich Coleman again, Shirley [...]

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Cabinet shuffle looms in Victoria

September 5, 2012
Cabinet shuffle looms in Victoria

Premier Christy Clark will shuffle her cabinet in Victoria this morning. Clark’s first order of business is filling the four front bench chairs left empty by Kevin Falcon, George Abbott, Mary McNeil and Blair Lekstrom. All four are retiring from provincial politics, leaving behind the ministries of Finance, Education, Children and Family Development and Transportation [...]

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UPDATES: Coleman will run next May

September 4, 2012
UPDATES: Coleman will run next May

Rich Coleman has ended the speculation and announced he will seek re-election next May in Fort Langley-Aldergrove. The Energy and Mines minister says his is strongly committed to Premier Christy Clark and the rest of the BC Liberal team as they seek a new mandate in 2013. Coleman was first elected in 1996. Some thought [...]

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B.C. Liberal spin cycle goes into overdrive when former leadership candidates walk out the door

August 30, 2012

Eric Foster’s decision to run again won’t make people forget about the departure of George Abbott and Kevin Falcon from the B.C. Liberal team. The Georgia Straight – News And Views

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