British Columbia Premier John Horgan, left, shakes hands with Alberta Premier Jason Kenney as Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister looks on after the meeting of the premiers from the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and the three territories concluded on Thursday, June 27, 2019. (Photo by Larry Wong)
Some of the issues that were discussed included climate change, Arctic sovereignty and the opioid crisis. Despite simmering tensions between Alberta and B.C. thanks to duelling positions on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, Kenney and Horgan shrugged off questions about their rapport.
The meeting of the premiers from the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and the three territories concluded on Thursday June 27, 2019. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, centre, hosted (left to right) Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe, B.C. Premier John Horgan, Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister, N.W.T. Premier Bob McLeod, Yukon Premier Sandy Silver and Nunavut Premier Joe Savikataaq at Government House in Edmonton. (Photo by Larry Wong)