John Horgan to announce he will step down as BC premier | LIVE

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Nearly five years after forming a government in British Columbia, John Horgan will announce at 1:30 p.m. PT that he plans to step down as premier.

This follows weeks of speculation around his health and political future.

The 62-year-old was officially sworn in as premier on July 18, 2017, following a confidence vote in the B.C. legislature on June 28, 2017.

The BC NDP and the BC Greens voted together to defeat former Premier Christy Clark and Lt.-Gov Judith Guichon asked Horgan to govern with the support of the Greens.

The new premier will serve until the next provincial election, currently scheduled for the fall of 2024.

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