Adrian Dix's Election Grit Came Too Little Too Late

The complacency for most of the B.C. NDP campaign was stunning.Dix backed himself into a corner with this entire positive, nice-nice, err on the side of caution theme. When he did begin to fight back against the attacks, it was just too late. The NDP began to look extremely hypocritical.
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British Columbians were asked to take a risk. In the end, they could not. B.C.'s Liberal party defied prognosticators and pundits Tuesday to win a fourth consecutive election, in an upset that will co...

Why The Liberals Won

Advance polling wasn't a complete failure in B.C.'s provincial election, as internal surveys actually appear to have been an important strategic advantage for the B.C. Liberal Party. That's according...

'I'm Still The Leader'

In his first one-on-one interview since the BC NDP's crushing defeat in the provincial election, Adrian Dix said he's been keeping a low profile while reflecting on where thing

Will He Stay?

VANCOUVER - The surprising electoral loss of British Columbia's New Democrats this week should not trigger a leadership race, the party's president said Thursday as Leader Adrian Dix remained behind c...

Jumbo Worries For B.C. Film

The unexpected Liberal victory in Tuesday’s provincial election is good news for B.C.’s business community — but not every industry is celebrating. - More on the controversial Jumbo project The Jumb...

Lessons Learned From the BC Election

I think both the NDP and the Greens owe it to the public to make a peace treaty and find a way to show everyone that we can work together for solutions that are good for people and the planet. This is an important lesson for us to learn before the upcoming federal election, while we still have time to find ways to work together. Big Oil won a battle this week but they haven't won the war.

B.C.'s Going Green

The Green Party has finally broken through at the provincial level and will form a presence in British Columbia's new government. Andrew Weaver won the riding of Oak Bay - Gordon Head with 3,489 votes...

Dreams Dashed

The man who would have been the Ronald Reagan of B.C. Conservatives, John Cummins thought only of what might have been. The 71-year-old looked out over a sparse crowd of supporters Tuesday night and c...

The Props Are Flowing In

VANCOUVER - Congratulations are flowing in for B.C. Premier Christy Clark and her newly elected Liberal party.Clark has led the B.C. Liberals to the party's fourth term in office, with an expanded maj...

Why The NDP Are Like The Toronto Maple Leafs

What do the B.C. NDP and the Toronto Maple Leafs have in common? Quite a bit, if Twitter can be believed. Adrian Dix's party began the election with a 20-point lead but, like the Leafs lost a 4-1 lead...