The Canadian Press

1995-12-06 | BC Veto Harcourt

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Justice Minister Allan Rock said British Columbia would be given a separate veto over future constitutional changes. BC Premier Mike Harcourt said while it was one step forward, he was still mad about the fact the feds were withholding 47 million dollars in welfare payments because of the province's residency requirements.

Date: 1995-12-06
Placeline: VICTORIA, British Columbia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << then why is it okay for Ontario and Alberta to slash their social programs but it's not okay for BC to protect our social safety net with a three-month residency requirement the same level of support for a social safety net is a day that will thank him for a substantial progress and not just symbolism >>