University HST debates underway

Fight HST leader and former British Columbia premier Bill Vander Zalm and Fight HST lead organizer Chris Delaney will be representing the “yes” side to extinguish the Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) in the university town-hall debates.

100 mile and area residents who want to take in the debate will have to travel.

The Prince George debate will be held at the University of Northern British Columbia from 7:30 to 9 p.m. tomorrow (May 26).

The Kamloops debate with be held at Thompson rivers University from 7:30 to 9 p.m. on May 27.

Vander Zalm and Delaney will be presenting the position in favour of voting to extinguish the HST and to return to the Provincial Sales Tax (PST) with the same exemptions as before.

Fight HST led the successful citizen Initiative petition to repeal the HST by gathering more than 710,000 signatures in 90 days – resulting in a binding, simple majority referendum vote by mail-in ballot taking place from June 13 to July 22.



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