NDP refuse to extend government-funded sick pay

NDP refuse to extend government-funded sick pay

VICTORIA (November 23, 2021) – Despite the continuing challenges brought on by the global pandemic, the NDP are breaking their promise to struggling business owners, confirming they will cut government-funded sick leave for workers and businesses in 39 days and download those costs onto small businesses when they can least afford it. “No one should […]

NDP silence debate, ram through controversial legislation

NDP silence debate, ram through controversial legislation

VICTORIA (November 23, 2021) – Following weeks of criticism over a controversial Freedom of Information (FOI) bill and little time to debate or thoroughly review a substantial 80-page forestry bill, the NDP government has moved to silence debate and ram through all legislation this week. “This is a heavy-handed push by the NDP to limit […]

NDP confirms flood recovery process will not use discriminatory procurement process

NDP confirms flood recovery process will not use discriminatory procurement process

VICTORIA (November 23, 2021) – Minister of Transportation Rob Fleming confirmed in the Legislature that both union and non-union contractors will be included in the procurement process in the rebuilding of damaged infrastructure throughout British Columbia. Previously, the NDP government has employed Community Benefit Agreements (CBAs) on major infrastructure projects that have left eighty-five percent […]