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Balancing The B.C. Budget

Petty. One word that springs to mind after last week's B.C. budget. At best, it's a lip service budget. Tweak here, tweak there, but devoid of any real purpose. To be sure, some were tossed a chi...
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Show Me The Money, Vernon Demands

City officials in Vernon, B.C., are asking for a bigger share of provincial gaming revenues. The city currently gets 10 per cent of the profits from a 14,000-square-foot casino, which works out to ab...
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Mortgaging B.C. One Deal At A Time

Legislative oversight is fundamental to good government. And with less and less of it, the government does more and more by decree. B.C. isn't well-served by that. In 2012, the B.C. legislature sat for 47 days. Among its numerous legislative duties: to debate and approve a $44-billion budget. Forty-seven days is simply insufficient to do that and everything else well.
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WHY Is A Gambling Addict Suing Casinos?

A woman who is addicted to gambling is suing the B.C. Lottery Corporation (BCLC) and two Langley casinos, claiming they failed to stop her from entering the casinos and led to her ultimately blowing m...