From the hallowed halls of Clarklandian PAB-Bottery...
Todd Stone, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure, and Peter Fassbender, Minister of Community, Sport, and Cultural Development and Minister Responsible for TransLink, today issued the following statement regarding recent meetings with the federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities:
“Last week, we had the opportunity to meet with the federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, Amarjeet Sohi.
“We are pleased to say that the meeting was productive and echoed the substantial commitment the federal government has made to infrastructure spending in the recent budget.
“During the meeting we learned that the federal government is making good progress on defining the framework and criteria for various federal infrastructure programs and our focus now is to continue to work with our federal colleagues to align our priorities for funding. This means we will work to ensure British Columbia gets its fair share of the $11 billion that is available over the next three years...
Which local proMedia Club member will hew closest to the press release in their piece tomorrow?
And which quotes attached to the official PAB-Bottery do you think they will pull?
Regarding the latter, something tells me it won't have anything to do with the following:
What's that last bit all about, Alfie?....Well...This.