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Green Leader Andrew Weaver claims NDP Site C decision made months ago

The leader of the B.C. Green Party is apologizing to the mayor of Fort St. John, after claiming the NDP had promised her months ago that the Site C dam would go ahead. 865 more words


Green Leader Andrew Weaver suggests recall campaign of NDP energy minister if Site C approved

With a decision on the future of the Site C dam expected as early as Monday, B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver has suggested a recall campaign against B.C.’s energy minister if the project is approved by the NDP government. 327 more words


B.C. Green Leader Andrew Weaver: renters' rebate was a way to win votes not address affordability

B.C.’s Green Leader Andrew Weaver wants the NDP to drop its $400 renters’ rebate grant promised during the campaign.

“We share the same values about the importance of making rent affordable, however, their means for doing it was a gimmick,” said Weaver. 179 more words


BC Greens launch 11th-hour offensive against Site C dam

The BC Green Party is launching an 11th-hour offensive against the Site C dam as the clock ticks down to a final decision by the province’s NDP government. 298 more words


B.C. Green Party ridesharing bill heads to Legislative committee

B.C. Green Party leader Andrew Weaver says the “spirit” of his private members’ ridesharing bill is heading to legislative committee.

“The committee will be tasked with putting forward a report of recommendations that will be used by government and legislative drafters, to draft policy to bring forward ridesharing in 2018.” 242 more words


POLITICS - Liberal MLA berates Speaker for not allowing insults!

From comments by BC Green Party leader Andrew Weaver on his website andrewweaver.ca after Question Period in the B.C. Legislature on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017: 179 more words


B.C. Greens and NDP at odds over renters’ rebate and child care

BC Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver says two noticeable omissions from Monday’s budget update will remain off the table if the policies don’t change.

Weaver said his party has a different approach to the $400 renters’ rebate and $10-a-day child care promised by the NDP. 450 more words