BC Fiscal Update

BC MLA’s are back at the legislature today, for the start of a short five-day sitting, focussed on the global financial crisis.

The province will release its second quarterly update on Monday and, indications are it will paint a starkly different picture, of the BC economy, than the one in September.


As CKNW’S Sean Leslie reports the government has already confirmed, its huge budget surplus, isn’t that huge anymore…

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The government is expected to introduce legislation this session, to support the premier’s ten point, half billion dollar recovery plan, for the province.