The first Throne Speech of the 43rd Parliament may not have contained much new but we’ll see if there’s enough to keep Trudeau’s government afloat.

Sam Cooper breaks the story for Global News that former BC Liberal MLA Richard Lee was detained in China for 8 hours but his colleagues in government didn’t seem to act on the information.

And what unites John Horgan, Doug Ford and the other premiers? The chance to ask Ottawa for more money.

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Segment 1: Together in a vague, somewhat forward direction

Segment 2: Mr Lee goes to China

Segment 3: Mr Horgan goes to Toronto

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