B.C. Govn't Issued Illegal Water Permits For Fracking: Lawsuit

B.C. Govn't Issued Illegal Water Permits For Fracking: Lawsuit

James Keller, The Canadian Press  03.17.2014
VANCOUVER - A pair of environmental groups allege the British Columbia government is skirting its own laws by allowing energy firms to...
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...
Province Rescinds Controversial Appointment

Province Rescinds Controversial Appointment

Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press  03.12.2014
VICTORIA - B.C. Premier Christy Clark says she's taken action to ensure there are no political aftershocks connected to the appointment...
You're Losing Your Shirt On These Publicly Funded Projects

You're Losing Your Shirt On These Publicly Funded Projects

03.12.2014
Too often, these Economic Action Plan projects seemed like giant lottery tickets, bought with our money, and failing to pay off. Government...
B.C. Government Math: When 1 Million May Actually Mean 210,000

B.C. Government Math: When 1 Million May Actually Mean 210,000

03.12.2014
The B.C. ministry responsible for jobs says the province has been clear on its job numbers. Yeah, clear as mud.
B.C. Signs On To Canada Job Grant

B.C. Signs On To Canada Job Grant

The Canadian Press  03.11.2014
OTTAWA - British Columbia is the latest province to sign a framework agreement with the federal government on the Canada Job Grant.Shirley...
I'll Tell You Why B.C. Teachers Are Willing To Strike

I'll Tell You Why B.C. Teachers Are Willing To Strike

03.10.2014
The climate of confrontation and conflict imposes a dreadful toll on teachers. Some say why don't we just give in? Why not simply teach...
Is B.C. Government Recording Everything It Should?

Is B.C. Government Recording Everything It Should?

James Keller, The Canadian Press  03. 9.2014
VANCOUVER - On a Tuesday morning last November, British Columbia Premier Christy Clark and Alberta Premier Alison Redford emerged from...
B.C. Education Minister Trying To Rewrite History Of Teachers' Contract

B.C. Education Minister Trying To Rewrite History Of Teachers' Contract

03. 7.2014
I appreciate current B.C. Education Minister Peter Fassbender was not involved in 2012, but his recent assertions that government was fully...
B.C. Government Support for New Prosperity Mine Sends Confusing Message To First Nations

B.C. Government Support for New Prosperity Mine Sends Confusing Message To First Nations

03. 7.2014
Despite the fact that the Tsilhqot'in and Secwepemc are opposed to the New Prosperity mine, the B.C. Liberal government continues to support...
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...
What I Learned After Waiting 10 Hours In The ER

What I Learned After Waiting 10 Hours In The ER

03. 5.2014
I feel our health care workers and health care system is doing the best it can with the limited resources and support services they have....
B.C.'s Business Tax Regime Needs Competitive Jumpstart

B.C.'s Business Tax Regime Needs Competitive Jumpstart

03. 5.2014
One item sorely missing from the B.C. finance minister's recent budget was a plan to make the province's business taxes more competitive...
MLA's Expenses Under Fire

MLA's Expenses Under Fire

The Canadian Press  03. 4.2014
VICTORIA - British Columbia's Opposition New Democrats are defending the legislature's Speaker after media reports revealed she had racked...