B.C. loses billions when global market windows close.
Twenty Canadian studies find that minimum wage hikes reduce employment opportunities for young workers.
Less business investment means lower productivity for workers, which means lower wages.
The NDP-Green tax changes, if fully implemented, will increase the tax burden for the average British Columbian family by $594.
Some workers may be uncomfortable publicly voting for or against unionization.
Major projects in the province include the Kinder Morgan pipeline and the Site C dam.
Both the NDP and Greens oppose the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.
The B.C. NDP wants to raise the province’s carbon tax to $50 per tonne.