A New Era of
We want British Columbiansexcited about their future again.Wewant to create a New Era in BritishColumbia.A New Era of vision,imagination,hope and prosperity.If you are a parent,we want youto know that your children willhave the education they need andthe economic opportunity theydeserve to build a successful futureat home in your community.The plan in this booklet lays out avision for a brighter future that isrealistic,affordable and measurable.We will focus your tax dollars onthe critical services that you wantand deserve,while getting morevalue for each dollar spent.We will act to build your trustand to re-establish BC’s leadershiprole in Canada.We want ourprovince to have the leadingeconomy in the country,with thehighest levels of private sectorinvestment anywhere.We want our schools,universitiesand colleges to be at the leadingedge of educational achievementand excellence.We want our publichealth care system to guarantee allpatients the care they need,wherethey live and when they need it.A BC Liberal Governmentwill be guided by the principlesand values that are the pillarsfor prosperity.Fiscal responsibility.Freeenterprise.Equality of opportunityand responsibility.Compassionfor those in need.An unﬂaggingcommitment to public health care,education and public safety.Commitment to Canada’sConstitution and equality underthe law.Open and accountabledecision-making.Belief in aprofessional,non-partisanpublic service.Those are the pillars for a NewEra of hope and prosperity forall people who live here,in thebest province,in the best countryin the world.
A top-notch education system for studentsof all ages.
High-quality public health care servicesthat meet all patients
needs where theylive and when they need it.
A thriving private sector economy thatcreates high-paying job opportunities.
Safer streets and schools in everycommunity.
Better services for children,families& First Nations.
The fastest growing technology industryin Canada.
A leading edge forest industry that isglobally recognized for its productivityand environmental stewardship.
Greater equity and equality for BritishColumbia in Canada.
The most open,accountable anddemocratic government in Canada.
Responsible,accountable managementof your public resources and tax dollars.