Rave reviews from the President and CEO of the Comox Valley Chamber of Commerce on the 2015 BC Budget.

Goat News spoke with Dianne Hawkins who says it is great to see the government balancing the books.

Meanwhile Hawkins praised some of the targeted tax credits in the BC Budget…

As expected child support payments will be fully exempt from income assistance calculations – starting in September.

Health care spending will increase almost 3 billion dollars over three years. Education will get 564 million more, including a 33 per cent increase to the Learning Improvement Fund that was part of the recent deal with teachers.