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May 3, 2017

Horgan Puts Squeeze On Middle Class With Tax Hikes

VANCOUVER – Though he doesn’t think an election is the time to debate issues, John Horgan did let slip who he plans to whack with tax hikes. Speaking to the Vancouver Sun editorial board, Horgan claimed he won’t raise taxes on low and middle class income earners. But how does Horgan define middle class? “Well, Read More…

May 3, 2017

BC Liberal Pledge for New Agriplex a Game-Changer for Comox Valley

A $5 million commitment by Today’s BC Liberals to develop an Agriplex in Comox will spark economic opportunities and support further growth in local agriculture, says Courtenay-Comox candidate Jim Benninger. “As a candidate, I took the torch from outgoing MLA Don McRae and strongly advocated for a new Agriplex as part of our first-ever Island Read More…

May 2, 2017

Horgan’s Latest Uber Deception

    Just seven days before the election, the BC NDP’s John Horgan has given ridesharing in B.C. a flat tire. “John Horgan’s latest flip flop on an important issue for the residents of Vancouver-Fairview is another indictment of his lack of leadership,” said Gabe Garfinkel, Today’s BC Liberals candidate for Vancouver-Fairview. “When I’m knocking Read More…

May 2, 2017

What Would Harry Say?

Following the 2013 election, BC NDP candidate Harry Lali had some tough words for the BC NDP choosing to abandon rural British Columbia. Lali said: • “If you can’t speak to rural B.C. and the blue-collar worker, I would bet a million bucks if I had it, the NDP will never win an election again.” Read More…

May 2, 2017

Horgan’s Leapers Leave Workers Behind

    At a time when BC workers are already under attack from the protectionist policies of US President Donald Trump, John Horgan and the NDP are running a slate of candidates who support the job-killing politics of the NDP’s LEAP Manifesto. The NDP’s LEAP Manifesto calls for dramatic increases in provincial stumpage fees charged Read More…

May 2, 2017

Dear John: We need to talk, about the issues

With Say Anything John Horgan confirming he won’t discuss issues until after the election, Today’s BC Liberal candidate Andrew Wilkinson says the BC NDP must be honest with voters. “Elections are exactly when British Columbians expect and deserve to hear from those who want to lead,” said Wilkinson. “For John Horgan to simply brush off Read More…

May 2, 2017

Premier Christy Clark ready to impose thermal coal levy

    Today at NMV Lumber, Premier Christy Clark announced the measures she will take if necessary to stop the shipment of thermal coal through British Columbia. “Ideally, the federal government will act on our request to ban thermal coal in our ports – but if they don’t, British Columbia will charge a carbon levy Read More…

May 1, 2017

HORGAN MUST DENOUNCE ADVISOR FOR ‘DINOSAUR’ COMMENTS

      One of the BC NDP’s biggest boosters – who shared a stage with John Horgan this morning – is labelling key sectors of the economy as ‘dinosaurs.’ “It’s time for John Horgan to stand up for workers, to defend them against attacks like the one from his boosters and donors,” said Today’s Read More…

May 1, 2017

TODAY’S BC LIBERALS STAND WITH B.C. ALUMINUM WORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES

Ellis Ross, Today’s BC Liberals candidate for Skeena, was joined today by Deputy Premier Rich Coleman in Kitimat to talk about jobs and the impact of President Donald Trump’s continued attacks on Canadian workers and their family supporting jobs. “This riding may be far from Washington, D.C., but make no mistake unless we stand up Read More…