Odd, Outlandish And Over-The-Top Donations To B.C. Political Parties

Odd, Outlandish And Over-The-Top Donations To B.C. Political Parties

04.23.2014
What do a Conservative party senator from Ontario, the Toronto Blue Jays, an Ontario public sector union and a part-owner of the Calgary...
Trust Fund Set Up For Injured Girl Found At Kingsway Homicide

Trust Fund Set Up For Injured Girl Found At Kingsway Homicide

04.16.2014
UPDATE - April 18, 2014: Donations can now be made to any credit union in B.C., said a news release from Adrian Dix's office. A toddler,...
B.C. Politicians React To Flaherty's Death

B.C. Politicians React To Flaherty's Death

The Canadian Press  04.10.2014
VANCOUVER - Sorrow is being expressed across British Columbia over the sudden death of Canada's former finance minister Jim Flaherty, who...
Backed Out Of B.C. NDP Leadership Race

Backed Out Of B.C. NDP Leadership Race

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  04. 8.2014
VICTORIA - In a surprising political twist, British Columbia New Democrat John Horgan is poised to be crowned party leader next month as...
Former B.C. Premier Splits With NDP

Former B.C. Premier Splits With NDP

The Canadian Press  04. 1.2014
VANCOUVER - Former British Columbia New Democrat premier Mike Harcourt has given up his party membership in a split he says was more in...
Kwan's Unpaid Leave Still Being Worked Out: Dix

Kwan's Unpaid Leave Still Being Worked Out: Dix

The Canadian Press  03.24.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's NDP Opposition leader says his party is still figuring out the terms of caucus member Jenny Kwan's unpaid...
New B.C. NDP House Leader

New B.C. NDP House Leader

The Canadian Press  03.18.2014
VICTORIA - B.C. New Democrat Bruce Ralston has been named the Opposition house leader while John Horgan runs for the party leadership.Ralston,...
B.C. NDP Leadership Now A Real RACE

B.C. NDP Leadership Now A Real RACE

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  03.17.2014
LANGFORD, B.C. - Vancouver Island New Democrat John Horgan has officially entered the race to replace Adrian Dix as the leader of British...
B.C. Premeir's Stance On Ukraine

B.C. Premeir's Stance On Ukraine

The Canadian Press  03. 5.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia Premier Christy Clark is speaking up about the crisis on Europe's Crimean Peninsula, saying Ukrainians must...

B.C. NDP's 1st Leadership Candidate

The Canadian Press  03. 2.2014
PORT COQUITLAM, B.C. - The BC NDP's finance critic is the first to throw his hat in the ring for leadership of the party.Mike Farnworth,...
Puck Politics: When Sports Turns Government On

Puck Politics: When Sports Turns Government On

02.13.2014
At a time when it seems we're paying less attention than ever to political news, it's even more crucial for politicians to identify with...
Liberals Provoked B.C. Teacher Strike?

Liberals Provoked B.C. Teacher Strike?

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  02.12.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's Opposition New Democrats revealed the contents of court transcripts Wednesday that they said confirm what...
His Successor Is Coming In September

His Successor Is Coming In September

The Canadian Press  01.18.2014
VANCOUVER - British Columbia's New Democratic Party says it will have a new leader on Sept. 28.Party members will vote for four days from...
B.C.'s Long History Of Discrimination

B.C.'s Long History Of Discrimination

Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press  01. 8.2014
VANCOUVER - In 1876, a motion was put forward in the British Columbia legislature that called on the government to prevent Canada from...