Entries by Jordan Bateman from 01/2012

B.C. Carbon Tax Should Go Up in Smoke

| Posted 01.13.2012 | Canada Politics

Drivers already pay for transit at the gas pump. Asking them to pay even more is wrong and will damage the long-term economy of B.C., as the vast majority of our goods and services are transported by fuel-powered vehicles. Adding cost to those items hurts both business and consumers.

Show Us the Money, Christy!

| Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada Politics

Every election cycle, in every campaign from school board to prime minister, two sets of vows are made: incumbent politicians promise to continue listening to the public, while their opponents promise to change government by throwing open its doors. The B.C. Liberal leadership race was no different, with candidate Christy Clark leading the charge for change.