B.C. Premier John Horgan provides update on COVID-19 response – November 9, 2020
British Columbia Premier John Horgan holds a news conference in Victoria to provide an update on his government’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. In his remarks the premier also discusses the final vote count in the provincial election, which confirms that the B.C. NDD under his leadership has secured a majority of 57 seats in the legislature. The premier faces questions about new public-health orders issued for the Vancouver coastal and Fraser Health regions amid a surge of cases, enforcement of restrictions, and concerns raised by the province’s teachers over COVID-19 safety measures.