Electoral reform, killing pipeline part of B.C. NDP-Green minority deal

B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan delivers opening remarks to the New Democrat caucus before reviewing the agreement during a press conference at Legislature in Victoria, B.C., on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. (Chad Hipolito / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

By Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press, May 30, 2017 

VICTORIA — British Columbia would hold a referendum next year on proportional representation as part of an agreement that would see the NDP form a minority government with the support of the Green party.

The two parties have also agreed to ban corporate and union donations to political parties, as well as contributions from non-residents of B.C. after fundraising became a major issue in this month’s provincial election campaign.

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