Vaughn Palmer: Bracing for nasty recession, B.C. banking on mega projects to recover

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 01:54:40 +0000

OPINION: ‘Totally unprecedented. We are basically engineering the steepest recession in B.C.’s history as part of our public health strategy.’ How long will it last? ‘Six to 12 months is a reasonable guess’

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Daphne Bramham: Protecting all renters affected by COVID-19 is complicated

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 01:25:21 +0000

“How are people going to find places to rent with social distancing and all the restrictions?” — Tommy Thomson, who has to be out the apartment he shares with his husband on April 1

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Vaughn Palmer: Horgan didn't ask for virus crisis, but he's well suited to rise to it

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 01:39:49 +0000

OPINION: The coronavirus outbreak has focused the public mind on the basics, as Premier Horgan also noted this week in listing questions he hears again and again from across the province: ‘Will I continue to receive a paycheque? Is my job secure? Can I pay my rent? Is my business going to get through this?’

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Vaughn Palmer: Day of downers in B.C. includes hint of deficits, potential of COVID-19 deaths

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 02:06:41 +0000

OPINION: There is no begging yet from Dr. Bonnie Henry and Minister Adrian Dix. But the mood is increasingly sombre at their daily briefings, especially because of the growing number of deaths

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