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BC NDP moving quickly to transition into power - Vancouver Sun;

BC NDP moving quickly to transition into power - Vancouver Sun

Vancouver SunBC NDP moving quickly to transition into powerVancouver SunVICTORIA — B.C. New Democrats are moving quickly to transition into power, following Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon's request Thursday evening that party leader John Horgan form government. NDP officials and senior civil servants began the transition process ...and more »

Bernier proud of what BC Liberals and Christy Clark accomplished - Energeticcity.ca;

Bernier proud of what BC Liberals and Christy Clark accomplished - Energeticcity.ca

Energeticcity.caBernier proud of what BC Liberals and Christy Clark accomplishedEnergeticcity.caVICTORIA, B.C. – The BC Liberals and Christy Clark were officially dethroned yesterday, paving the way for BC NDP Leader John Horgan to become the next Premier of British Columbia. Peace River South MLA and soon to be former Education Minister, ...and more »

Five things about BC premier-designate John Horgan - Kelowna Capital News;

Five things about BC premier-designate John Horgan - Kelowna Capital News

Kelowna Capital NewsFive things about BC premier-designate John HorganKelowna Capital NewsAs B.C.'s new premier-designate, it might be useful to know a thing or two about NDP leader John Horgan, and the promises the NDP and Greens have made. Born in 1959 and raised in Victoria, the youngest of four children. Father died of a brain aneurysm ...and more »

Taking down the government, how a confidence vote works in Canada - Globalnews.ca;

Taking down the government, how a confidence vote works in Canada - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caTaking down the government, how a confidence vote works in CanadaGlobalnews.caAfter 16 years at the helm, Christy Clark's B.C. Liberal government fell Thursday after a historic confidence vote in the legislature. The defeat came 52 days after British Columbians went to the polls, with all 44 NDP and Green Party MLAs standing ...and more »

Trudeau, Notley welcome BC's Horgan despite Trans Mountain pipeline rift - National Post

Trudeau, Notley welcome BC's Horgan despite Trans Mountain pipeline riftNational PostVANCOUVER — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley have welcomed British Columbia's new premier-designate John Horgan despite simmering tensions over the Trans Mountain pipeline project. Horgan, a New Democrat, has ...and more »

Premier-designate John Horgan looks forward to 'new kind of leadership' - CBC.ca;

Premier-designate John Horgan looks forward to 'new kind of leadership' - CBC.ca

CBC.caPremier-designate John Horgan looks forward to 'new kind of leadership'CBC.caMore than seven weeks after the May 9 election, British Columbia will soon have a new premier. NDP Leader John Horgan has been asked to form the next government after toppling outgoing-premier Christy Clark in a non-confidence vote yesterday, ending ...and more »

5 to start your day - Langley Advance;

5 to start your day - Langley Advance

Langley Advance5 to start your dayLangley AdvanceAfter 16 years of a B.C. Liberal rule, a NDP-Greens alliance will govern the province, led by John Horgan. See more >. 2. IHIT investigating after four-month-old girl dies in Maple Ridge. Police and the homicide investigations team says the “suspicious ...and more »

EDITORIAL: Clark's pursuit of power knows no bounds - Saanich News;

EDITORIAL: Clark's pursuit of power knows no bounds - Saanich News

Saanich NewsEDITORIAL: Clark's pursuit of power knows no boundsSaanich NewsRecent days have provided British Columbians with a clear display of what the raw pursuit of political power looks like. The recent speech from the throne from the BC Liberals co-opted a host of NDP promises that Premier Christy Clark said would ...and more »

BC gets a new premier. The system worked. - Macleans.ca;

BC gets a new premier. The system worked. - Macleans.ca

Macleans.caBC gets a new premier. The system worked.Macleans.caAfter weeks of waiting and wondering, B.C. watches John Horgan lead the NDP to power. And our democracy remains intact. David Moscrop. June 30, 2017. Twitter · Facebook · Google+ Share · LinkedIn · Reddit · Email. British Columbia Premier-designate, ...and more »

British Columbia New Democrats to form minority government - Radio Canada International;

British Columbia New Democrats to form minority government - Radio Canada International

Radio Canada InternationalBritish Columbia New Democrats to form minority governmentRadio Canada InternationalBritish Columbians are waking up to a new premier after a tumultuous Thursday evening that saw the provincial Liberals lose a non-confidence vote in the legislature, sending them to the Opposition benches for the first time in 16 years. New Democratic ...and more »

Daily Poll: What's been the most exciting moment of the 2017 BC election? - The Province;

Daily Poll: What's been the most exciting moment of the 2017 BC election? - The Province

The ProvinceDaily Poll: What's been the most exciting moment of the 2017 BC election?The ProvinceFor the past seven weeks, all eyes have been on B.C.'s Legislature to see how the future of the province would unfold. A quick recap of the highlights since the election: May 9: Election night saw the B.C. Liberals fall one seat shy of a majority. The ...and more »

No-confidence vote for British Columbia Liberals delivers blow to pipeline project - The Guardian;

No-confidence vote for British Columbia Liberals delivers blow to pipeline project - The Guardian

The GuardianNo-confidence vote for British Columbia Liberals delivers blow to pipeline projectThe GuardianBritish Columbia premier-designate John Horgan prepares to make a statement following a non-confidence vote in Victoria. Photograph: Kevin Light/Reuters. Canada. No-confidence vote for British Columbia Liberals delivers blow to pipeline project.and more »

Justin Trudeau praises John Horgan but avoids disagreement over pipeline - Globalnews.ca;

Justin Trudeau praises John Horgan but avoids disagreement over pipeline - Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.caJustin Trudeau praises John Horgan but avoids disagreement over pipelineGlobalnews.caPrime Minister Justin Trudeau issued a statement this morning on the change in government in B.C., saying he looks forward to to working closely with Premier-designate John Horgan. “By coming together in a spirit of cooperation, I am confident that we ...and more »

5 things to know about BC premier-designate John Horgan - CTV News;

5 things to know about BC premier-designate John Horgan - CTV News

CTV News5 things to know about BC premier-designate John HorganCTV NewsVANCOUVER -- Here are five things about British Columbia NDP Leader John Horgan, who became premier-designate on Thursday after the Liberals were defeated in a non-confidence vote in the legislature. -- Born in 1959 and raised in Victoria, the ...and more »

BC Liberals defeated after 16 years, NDP to form government - CanadianManufacturing.com;

BC Liberals defeated after 16 years, NDP to form government - CanadianManufacturing.com

CanadianManufacturing.comBC Liberals defeated after 16 years, NDP to form governmentCanadianManufacturing.comLong-time Premier Christy Clark is out. The Liberal government fell in a confidence vote Thursday, though questions remain about how the closely-divided legislature will function. June 30, 2017 by Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press. Topics. Environment ...and more »

NDP asked to form next BC government after Liberal defeat - Edmonton Journal;

NDP asked to form next BC government after Liberal defeat - Edmonton Journal

Edmonton JournalNDP asked to form next BC government after Liberal defeatEdmonton JournalVICTORIA – B.C.'s New Democrats will return to power at the legislature for the first time in 16 years, after toppling Premier Christy Clark's Liberals Thursday and being asked by the lieutenant-governor to form the next government. NDP Leader John ...and more »

Family, church spar over girl who wants to play with boys - News1130;

Family, church spar over girl who wants to play with boys - News1130

News1130Family, church spar over girl who wants to play with boysNews1130KENILWORTH, N.J. – A family is continuing its fight against a Catholic school that wouldn't let their daughter play on a boys basketball team. A New Jersey judge on Thursday set arguments for the week of July 24 in the case of 13-year-old Sydney Phillips.and more »

Politics Briefing newsletter: BC NDP take power - The Globe and Mail;

Politics Briefing newsletter: BC NDP take power - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailPolitics Briefing newsletter: BC NDP take powerThe Globe and MailTwo months after British Columbians voted in an election, the New Democrats are poised to take power after 16 years in Opposition. The province's Lieutenant-Governor invited the NDP to form a government last night, ending a dramatic few weeks that came ...and more »

BC's new NDP premier wasn't always on the path to becoming a political leader - Vancouver Sun;

BC's new NDP premier wasn't always on the path to becoming a political leader - Vancouver Sun

Vancouver SunBC's new NDP premier wasn't always on the path to becoming a political leaderVancouver SunVANCOUVER — John Horgan's fight for society's underdogs started early in life. His father died from a brain aneurysm when he was 18 months old. Money was tight for his mother who struggled to raise four children alone and there were times food hampers ...and more »

John Horgan set to become BC premier - Revelstoke Review;

John Horgan set to become BC premier - Revelstoke Review

Revelstoke ReviewJohn Horgan set to become BC premierRevelstoke ReviewLt. Gov. Judith Guichon has asked Horgan to form the province's government, ending 16 years of B.C. Liberal rule. The combined forces of the B.C. NDP and Greens defeated the Liberal government and leader Christy Clark in a vote of non-confidence in the ...and more »