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

What a time to be alive in British Columbia. It's been over seven weeks since the May 9 election, and much of that time has been spent speculating about what the political landscape in the province would look like after voters returned a hung ...and more »

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

More 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 16 ...and more »

BC NDP won't wait for legislature to start moving on promises - Vancouver Sun

VICTORIA — Premier-designate John Horgan says his new government won't wait for the legislature to return before taking action on key files like electoral reform, Site C and the overdose crisis. Horgan said he'll move quickly after he and his cabinet ...and more »

Horgan: “I support LNG, provided the conditions are met” - Energeticcity.ca

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — B.C. Premier-designate John Horgan said today that he supports the province's oil and gas industry, and the creation of a liquified natural gas industry, provided that the industry meets conditions. Speaking with Energeticcity.ca ...and more »

Former BC premier Mike Harcourt on the challenges and next steps for John Horgan - CBC.ca

Sixteen years of B.C. Liberal rule have come to an end and premier-designate John Horgan now has the task of implementing his party's policies with a minority government, in a province used to having a Liberal premier. But he's not the only one in B.C ...and more »

Drug-crisis advocate believes change in BC gov't may help slow agony - Vancouver Sun

With B.C.'s fentanyl-related overdose crisis showing no signs of slowing down, a top advocate for victims and their families believes a change in government may help finally slow the agony. Leslie McBain, founder of Moms Stop the Harm, said she was ...and more »

Braid: For Notley's NDP government, there's little joy in BC victory - Calgary Herald

With the ascension of John Horgan's New Democrats in B.C., NDP governments will rule both provinces simultaneously, for the first time ever. Cross-border power has been a dream of party loyalists for decades, even when there wasn't the ghost of a ...and more »

Meet John Horgan, BC's next premier: a 'regular guy' with humble roots - Times Colonist

The day after he was tapped to be the next premier of B.C., John Horgan stood on the front lawn of the legislature, doing television interviews, as crews readied the grounds for Canada Day celebrations. His newfound celebrity meant that he no sooner ...and more »

Premier-designate Horgan secures minority government: What's next? - CTV News

British Columbia's new premier-designate is eager to get started at the legislature, promising to move quickly on a number of policies. NDP leader John Horgan is set to become the province's next premier after a confidence vote saw the BC Liberals sent ...and more »

BC premier-designate John Horgan talks with Trudeau, plans Ottawa visit - Toronto Star

VICTORIA—British Columbia premier-designate John Horgan said he spoke with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday about the softwood trade dispute with the United States and he is planning meetings in Ottawa and Washington, D.C.. Horgan, who will ...and more »