Mike De Jong Budget

Balanced Books?

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Job growth in British Columbia has stalled, but it's too early to call Premier Christy Clark's highly-touted jobs plan a bust, Finance Mini...

Moody's Gives B.C. AAA

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's finance minister is trumpeting the province's AAA credit rating by Moody's investors.Mike de Jong says it's a sign of th...

B.C.'s Budget Math Was Off

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's Liberal government missed its budget target for 2012-2013 by more than $175 million, due primarily to declining resource...

Income Taxes, Health Premiums Go Up

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's Liberals turned their backs on more than a decade of devotion to tax cuts and hiked some significant ones Tuesday in a r...

LIVE BLOG: B.C. Budget 2013

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The B.C. Liberals' last budget of this government is set to be delivered at 2 p.m. PT today. On Monday, former Bank of Montreal economist Tim O'Nei...

Brace For Government Cuts, B.C.

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Low natural gas prices have blown a big hole in the British Columbia government's plans to balance its budget three months before the start...