Group Launches Platform To Rebuild B.C. NDP

Group Launches Platform To Rebuild B.C. NDP

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  09. 9.2013
VICTORIA - A grassroots movement from within British Columbia's dejected New Democratic Party launched an effort Monday to rebuild the...
Wrong Way, Adrian

Wrong Way, Adrian

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  07.25.2013
VICTORIA - A still-dejected Robin Austin is decamping to England. A solemn New Democrat Leader Adrian Dix plans to "reflect."British Columbia's...

Where Did They Go Wrong?

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  07.19.2013
VICTORIA - The NDP's stunning election loss has prompted the party to appoint a panel that will review why it stayed out of office after...
Dix's <em>New</em> Attack On Liberal Scandal

Dix's New Attack On Liberal Scandal

The Canadian Press  07.18.2013
VICTORIA - Opposition New Democrat Leader Adrian Dix says new documents show the Liberals' ethnic vote plan was far more developed than...
Adrian Dix: B.C. Liberals Are Cheats

Adrian Dix: B.C. Liberals Are Cheats

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  07.17.2013
VICTORIA - Opposition New Democrat Leader Adrian Dix called British Columbia's Liberals cheats Wednesday, as the ongoing debate about the...
B.C. Liberals Tried To Bribe Dissident: NDP

B.C. Liberals Tried To Bribe Dissident: NDP

The Canadian Press  07.15.2013
VICTORIA - A government aide at the heart of a scandal over B.C. Liberal efforts to woo ethnic voters was prepared to offer a job to dissuade...

'Heartbroken'

Dene Moore, The Canadian Press  06.22.2013
VANCOUVER - A month after his party suffered a shocking electoral upset, British Columbia New Democrat Leader told party members that he...
Meet Your Shadow Cabinet

Meet Your Shadow Cabinet

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  06.14.2013
VICTORIA - Former New Democrat leadership candidate Mike Farnworth is leading the charge when it comes to dissecting the Liberal government's...
Bittersweet Return For Dix

Bittersweet Return For Dix

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  06.12.2013
VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark took a major step towards returning to British Columbia's legislature by announcing a July 10 byelection...
Bad Year For New Democrats?

Bad Year For New Democrats?

Eric Grenier  06.11.2013
The year 2013 might be setting up to be a very bad one for provincial New Democrats, as a new poll shows Darrell Dexter’s NDP government...

The B.C. Election: The Pitfalls of Flip-Flopping

06. 8.2013
Here Warren Kinsella's oft-repeated maxim rings true. In Kinsella's latest book he states that what is true of car crashes is true of political...
What it Felt Like to Lose the 2013 B.C. Election

What it Felt Like to Lose the 2013 B.C. Election

05.29.2013
I felt a huge lump in the pit of my stomach, mouth agape, as I looked in shock at the TV in the corner of the room. CTV News declared a...
Who Killed the BC NDP's Election Chances?

Who Killed the BC NDP's Election Chances?

05.29.2013
"As leader of the BC NDP, I take full responsibility for this defeat...no ifs, ands or buts." That's what Adrian Dix told reporters at...
Removing the Risk Takers Makes Politics Boring

Removing the Risk Takers Makes Politics Boring

05.29.2013
I've had conversations with some in the media and I've yet to see someone quote me, so I'll say it here; we are insular and provincial...