Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball arrives for the First Ministers Meeting in Vancouver, B.C., Thursday, March. 3, 2016. (Photo: Jonathan Hayward/CP)The posters featuring a photo of Ball and the word — 'Resign' — appeared over the weekend but were taken down by early Monday morning. Hawkins says he may have advised a different course had the decision come through his office. Activists protesting the province's tax-hiking budget say they put up the posters and will take more action. The premier's popularity has nose-dived since the budget was introduced in April, but says his office had no role in the decision.
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