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Finally, some real progress on poverty

!Jobs Minister Shirley Bond, Children and Family Development Minister Stephanie Cadieux and Social Development Minister Michelle Stilwell announce new employment supports for single parents on welfare in Victoria last week. - Black Press
  • updated Mar 24, 2015 at 10:33 AM

Cutting single parents off benefits if they enrol in school keeps them in the welfare trap. That's finally ending

Auditor leak has B.C. Liberals bailing

  • posted Mar 18, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Experimental launch of auditor for local government has turned into a voyage of the damned for minister Coralee Oakes

Seniors' advocate strikes a chord

  • updated Mar 10, 2015 at 10:23 AM

Lowest-income seniors are also the least likely to know about supports for rent, property tax and MSP premiums

Pay down that student loan or else

  • updated Mar 3, 2015 at 8:24 PM

Premier Christy Clark's 'get off the couch and get a job' message is being translated into government policy

Why cut taxes for the rich?

  • posted Feb 24, 2015 at 9:00 AM

Is Premier Christy Clark paying off the "champagne-and-caviar set," or is there more to the income inequality debate?

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