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Ex-finance minister Kevin Falcon joins Anthem Capital Corp

April 26, 2013

Former deputy premier and finance minister Kevin Falcon confirmed Thursday he’ll be joining Anthem Capital Corp. as executive vice-president. “I was approached by the firm and had discussions and I was very intrigued,” he said. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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BC Liberals unveil “spend-o-meter”

April 21, 2013

The BC Liberals have unveiled a billboard they’re dubbing the “spend-o-meter” to critique what they claim are expensive election promises from NDP leader Adrian Dix ahead of May’s provincial election.   It’s the latest election gimmick.   Located on the Annacis Highway just north of Nordel Way, Finance Minister Mike De Jong says the billboard [...]

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Confident Clark taking aim at NDP territory

April 18, 2013

Dix spending time in the Fraser Valley and the Okanagan, making it clear he wants to unseat the Premier and Finance Minister globeandmail – British Columbia

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De Jong promises to re-table February’s budget if elected

April 12, 2013
De Jong promises to re-table February’s budget if elected

B.C.’s finance minister has promised that, when it comes to budgets tabled before and after elections, this year won’t be a repeat of 2009 if his party takes office next month. Mike de Jong says the budget his government tabled in February will stand if the Liberals are re-elected. “We will table the same budget [...]

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BC “at limit” in terms of subsidies: Minister

April 2, 2013

BC Finance Minister Mike de Jong says there won’t be any increase in tax credits for the movie industry, in the wake of today’s announcement in Australia. Prime Minister Julia Gillard says they will pay Disney 22-million dollars to film a new version of “20 Thousand Leagues Under the Sea” in Australia, because of the [...]

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