In this budget we have the largest investment in housing in BC history and a 30 point plan to address housing affordability.
Budget item 2 – Eliminating MSP Premiums
We’re eliminating MSP Premiums because this budget is all about making things more fair for people right across BC. We reduced MSP Premiums by 50% this January, but we’re going to eliminate them on January 1, 2020. Under the previous …
Budget Item 1 – Child Care
Details on the new childcare initiatives in the 2018 budget.
24 new licensed child-care spaces are on their way to Port Moody
Local families in Port Moody will soon be able to access 24 new licensed child-care spaces thanks to a $200,395 investment through the Province’s Child Care Major Capital Funding Program, announced Rick Glumac, MLA for Port Moody-Coquitlam. “These new spaces …
Fall Session – Week 7 Update with Bowinn Ma
MLA Bowinn Ma from North Vancouver-Lonsdale, joins me for this update. This week we’re keeping our promise to freeze hydro rates, and both Bowinn and I have been appointed to the committee responsible for oversight and accountability of government.
Following through on our commitments to people: The first 100 days of John Horgan’s B.C. New Democrat government
VICTORIA – Premier John Horgan and the New Democrat government have been working hard for people. After 16 years of a B.C. Liberal government that only cared about their wealthy friends and supporters, it’s going to take time to fix …
My First Speech in the Legislature. Speaking to the budget.
I’m excited to be part of a team that is working for the people of this province and building opportunities for the tech sector. We’re listening, and we’re going to build a better B.C.
John Horgan government would address housing crisis, build affordable rentals
VICTORIA — After 16 years of neglect from Christy Clark and the B.C. Liberals, families are struggling to find safe, affordable places to live says B.C. New Democrat Leader John Horgan. “For years Christy Clark and the B.C. Liberals watched …
John Horgan statement on the Federal and Provincial child care agreement
VICTORIA — John Horgan issued the following statement on the Federal and Provincial child care agreement announced today. “Today’s announcement is good for British Columbia families, and a step toward implementing our plan to address the child care crisis in …