BC party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration
BC party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration
Ellie and B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan have been married for 33 years
16 April, 2017, 02:50
The NDP said an additional $530 million would come from increased revenues and savings to produce a $108 million surplus.
- British Columbia's privacy commissioner rejected the second of two complaints filed by the Liberals that alleged the New Democrats had breached privacy laws by sharing supporter lists.
He's also promising a two per cent speculation tax for properties owned by people who don't pay tax in B.C. "This approach has the option of being nice to immigrants but also making sure we can draw people to Vancouver to live and work here, because it's not too expensive". Promises $30M a yr for K-12 classroom supplies.
The party has also pledged to amend the Residential Tenancy Act to outlaw fixed-term leases and rent increases based on average prices in the surrounding neighbourhood.
Once the money from the prosperity fund is used, they say they will have created a new transportation plan for the entire region in consultation with Metro Vancouver mayors.
He says the growing economy will generate $3-billion in new revenue for the provincial government, and he will cut some of what he calls "waste" in the Christy Clark government.
Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form
She was one of only a few senior aides not present at this week's summit with the Chinese president at Trump's Florida estate. As for the former Breitbart executive, if he is fired, just blame Jared Kushner , Trump's son-in-law, for the inside job.
It may be a statutory holiday, but that's not stopping the leaders of B.C.'s three major parties from campaigning. I'm committed to that, I'm committed to living within our means.
Roy, chief executive of the BC Non-Profit Housing Association, said the grant would make a difference for people who have seen their rent go up.
Initial estimates by CKNW indicate the plan could cost $54.5-million a year to cover the City of Vancouver alone. "We're going to take that $500-million and put it to work for British Columbians".
How will Horgan pay for this?
But that $7-billion will be debt; so how will it impact the books? The NDP's first increase would raise $140 million in 2019-20, which Horgan's plan counts as revenue rather than offsetting against income taxes as the BC Liberals have pledged to do.
- Horgan says he's already having meetings about how to distribute legal marijuana, including talks with liquor outlets, craft brewers, pharmacies and dispensaries.
Morano began working in a factory making jute bags when she was 16. "When I first knew her she used to eat three eggs a day". Emma Morano was fortunate enough to see numerous world's greatest losses and achievements since the late 1800s.
Social media are alive with support for the "Yes" and "No" campaigns in Sunday's referendum on constitutional change in Turkey. Assuming the referendum passes, most of the changes it contains won't take effect until the next set of elections, due in 2019.
In doing so, Trump is departing from some of the radical changes he promised, and moving toward the positions of his predecessors. The two leaders also had a telephonic call on Wednesday, when they discussed the situations in North Korea and Syria.
If the package is approved by the Board of Governors on April 26, the signing period change would take effect August 1. The thing that worries me is it nearly feels like we're starting to individualize high school football.
The Cougars beat Arizona for the first time in 10 years on March 10 while recording a season-high 49.050 on vault in the process. She is now eligible to win NCAA titles in all three disciplines, depending on the results from tonight's semifinal.
It might seem that Alomary's workload would decrease once the battle for Mosul is over, but he expects the opposite. Mosul west of the Tigris river is smaller but more densely populated, including the narrow streets of the old city.
Libyan coast guard say 97 migrants are missing after their boat heading to Europe failed to cross the testing Mediterranean Sea. Twenty-three migrants were rescued around 6 miles off the coast after authorities received a distress call Thursday morning.
I am not a senior in terms of captainship. "I've learnt a lot from that phase, as a captain, as an individual, as a person". I had one hit at the nets as well, so it was a conscious decision [not to travel with the team].
Trump has also called on China, North Korea's strongest ally, to take stronger action to curb those nuclear ambitions. Trump ordered the strike in Syria in response to a deadly chemical weapons attack on Syrians.
The team also has returning sophomore Eduardo Majalca and signed Tiago Paim . "I don't really have any expectations beyond that". She also began following Adams State head football coach Timm Rosenbach on Twitter, which got his attention.
UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. boosted its position in shares of Astoria Financial Corp by 17.9% in the third quarter. The company reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.02.
Modi gets rousing welcome in Odisha, terms it "memorable"
The members of the BJP's Mahila Morcha felicitated the prime minister in front of the Raj Bhavan, giving him lotus flowers. Shah is also scheduled to attend a programme at the state BJP headquarters to celebrate the Odia New Year.
Trump reverses himself on NATO, China, Russia and more
"I think he fundamentally doesn't understand the nature of the Russia-China relationship", she said, describing it as pragmatic. Recently, the United States has seen a considerable increase in the lack of worldwide support.
Benitez fumes while Monk proud after late Leeds leveller
Chris Wood struck deep into injury time to slow Newcastle's promotion drive as Leeds escaped from St James' Park with a point. Newcastle are eight points clear of third-placed Huddersfield - who have a game in hand - with four games left to play.
NSA's powerful hacking tools leaked online
This dump also provides significant ammunition for those concerned with the U.S. government developing and keeping 0-day exploits. The released may also cause substantial diplomatic fallout, as the US government's access to SWIFT has always been controversial.
French judges to European Parliament: lift Le Pen's immunity
Melenchon, once a distant fifth place, has risen in recent polls to roughly third, around even with conservative Francois Fillon . "The caste which is screaming blue murder about me has forgotten it is supposed to be combatting Mrs Le Pen", Melenchon said .