NB Government: Statement from the lieutenant governor
November 02, 2018
FREDERICTON (GNB) – Lt.-Gov. Jocelyne Roy Vienneau issued the following statement today:
As the lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, the representative of Her Majesty, Elizabeth II, Queen of Canada, I have met with Premier Brian Gallant and I have accepted his resignation.
In turn, I have asked Blaine Higgs to form the next government, as he has assured me he can form a government which will enjoy the confidence of the legislative assembly.
Tim Richardson, principal secretary to the lieutenant-governor, 506-453-2505.