The Progressive Conservative government made it through three votes connected to the Throne Speech.
The People’s Alliance voted with the government while the Liberals and Greens voted against.
Prior to the votes, Premier Blaine Higgs gave a speech.
“Attracting business and investment to choose New Brunswick means committing ourselves to a climate that doesn’t rush to subsidize one business for political reasons, hurting all of their competitors in the process”.
Saint John Harbour Liberal MLA Gerry Lowe voted with the government on a sub-amendment to lift the fracking moratorium in the Sussex area.