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B.C.'s Jobs Minister issues full retraction over claims regarding former LNG advocate

B.C.'s Jobs Minister issues full retraction over claims regarding former LNG advocate
From Global News - August 12, 2017

B.C.s Minister of Jobs, Trade and Technology, Bruce Ralston, is retracting a statement he made about the former advocate for the LNG Buy BC program, Gordon Wilson.

The comments involved Ralston claiming Wilson hadnt done any work in his advocacy position, which in turn led to Premier John Horgan publicly criticizing him.

READ MORE: Fired LNG advocate Gordon Wilson not ruling out legal action

In a statement, released on Saturday, Ralston says Wilson did in fact provide reports setting out what he had done to earn the money that he was paid.

That information came to light when a 180-page report, penned by Wilson, was found on the governments Open Information website.

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