I am quite impressed with this announcement today. Promise made, promise kept.
I don't have time to search for links right now, but I know I saw a lot of Tories both on blogs and in the media said that the Liberals would never be able to do this, that insurance reforms had worked, that the rates were down and that they'd go down no further because they were as low as they could go.
Well guess what? We were still getting hosed by the insurance companies and Shawn Graham, T.J. Burke and friends are saving New Brunswickers $50 million dollars a year on top of what they've already saved since rates started going down in 2003/04.
Moreover, young men will no longer be discriminated against and will pay the same as young women.
Also, two other good announcements which I missed on Friday: