B.C. campaigns heat up with only 1 week left to election day | CBC News
British Columbia’s three main political parties are sparring at full force Saturday — the last recommended day to send mail-in ballots. There is just one week left to go until election day on Oct. 24.
B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan kicked off the day in Kamloops with more details about his party’s 10-year cancer plan.
Horgan, who reminded the crowd that he is a cancer survivor, said the party has committed $450 million over three years to help fight the disease.
“What defines us as Canadians and British Columbians is access to universal health care,” Horgan said. “Our public health care system is critical.”
Both the NDP and the Liberals have already made healthcare commitments in Kamloops this campaign. The NDP promised a new cancer treatment centre there, while the…