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B.C. Budget and reactions

The Provincial government revealed its budget for the year today. We're still in a deficit but the government plans to be back in black by 2013 or 2014. And to help get there, the government plans to basically sell stuff off. Here is a excerpt of Finance Minister Kevin Falcon speech, introducing the budget.

 

Three reactions to the budget follow. They are from:

*Bruce Ralston, the NDP finance critic and the MLA for Surrey - Whalley,

*John Cummins, the leader of the BC Conservative Party and

*Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, Representative for Children and Youth, Province of British Columbia.

 

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