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Christy Clark’s “real world”

December 20, 2016 | Reality Checks

VICTORIA – Christy Clark thinks that anyone who disagrees with her plan to sink young people deeper into debt to buy unaffordable homes "probably don't live in the real world."

Here is what Christy Clark's real world is like:

Christy Clark's MSP shell game will deliver unhappy New Year’s surprise to British Columbians

December 14, 2016 | News Releases

VICTORIA – More than 500,000 B.C. families will see one of the largest ever medical services premium (MSP) tax hikes on January 1, thanks to Christy Clark’s MSP shell game, says B.C. New Democrat Leader John Horgan.

“Medical premiums are an unfair tax on an already struggling middle class,” said Horgan. “Now Christy Clark is sneaking in another 10 per cent increase on half a million families while claiming she is doing the opposite.”

MLA Foster puts a limit on how much help Vernon’s homeless deserve

December 13, 2016 | News Releases

VERNON – B.C. Liberal MLA Eric Foster admits his government refuses to do as much as it can to reduce mental health and addictions issues driving up Vernon’s homeless population despite a $2 billion dollar surplus.

“Eric Foster’s comments to the Vernon City Council show the Christy Clark government refuses to do more, even though they could, to address the factors that are driving homeless populations up across the province,” said New Democrat housing spokesperson David Eby.

Christy Clark is failing our seniors, report shows

December 13, 2016 | News Releases

VICTORIA – The Christy Clark government is failing to protect an increasingly vulnerable senior population from the effects of the affordability crisis, say the New Democrats.

“Seniors are waiting too long for services and aren’t getting the support they need from the Christy Clark government,” said New Democrat health spokesperson Judy Darcy, responding to the release of a report from B.C.’s seniors advocate Isobel Mackenzie.