Bc Premier Christy Clark

Are Christy Clark's Travel Expenses Soaring Sky-High?

Dermod Travis | Posted 03.03.2016 | Canada Politics
Dermod Travis

News that Premier Christy Clark has spent $500,000 on private jets since assuming office has -- not surprisingly -- raised a few eyebrows. It's a story that has as much to do with the symbolism as it does with the dollars. A political condition that the government seems increasingly tone deaf to as of late.

Clark Says Canada's Depending On B.C. Amid Economic Downturn

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2016 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. is just 15 months away from the next election.

'Mindless' Clark Slammed For LNG Comments

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The premier was fielding questions about opposition to TPP, tax breaks for the mining industry, and environmental concerns over LNG projects.

Patronage Heaven, Keeping It In The Family

Dermod Travis | Posted 10.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

Lip service to local autonomy.

B.C. Says Increasing Wolf Cull Is The Best Plan To Save Caribou

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The ethical dilemma forces the government to either kill wolves in an attempt to save a species or do nothing and leave the caribou.

Top 9 Scandals Of Christy Clark, B.C. Liberal Party

Sarah Miller | Posted 07.15.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Sarah Miller

I'm still confused at how no one in her close circle of advisors could see the impending backlash that would follow this brain-dead idea.

Anti-Terror Bill Could 'Impinge' Rights, Says B.C. Premier

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. Premier Christy Clark is raising concerns that the federal government's anti-terrorism bill could "impinge" on the rights of Canadians.The premie...

Clark Promises More Funding For Mine Safety

CP | Geordon Omand, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.28.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Clark said that her government would hike the budget this year for B.C.'s Ministry of Mines and Energy by nearly $10 million

'Come Home': Clark To B.C. Oil Sands Workers

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Go West, oil worker.

Clark Calls B.C. NDP Irrelevant

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark has attacked the Opposition New Democrats as irrelevant and without principles during a question period where she off...

'Frosty' Redford Relations No More

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.03.2015 | Canada Alberta

VANCOUVER - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice and British Columbia's Christy Clark have promised warmer relations after Clark's "frosty" dealings with form...

Clark Denies Offering LNG Jobs To Temporary Foreign Workers

CBC | Posted 12.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. Premier Christy Clark is hitting back at the NDP's claims she plans to bring in temporary foreign workers to build LNG plants instead of focusing...

Clark Offered B.C.'s LNG Jobs To India Workers: NDP

CBC | Posted 12.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. Premier Christy Clark is coming under fire for reportedly offering jobs building B.C.'s LNG industry to workers in India. According to a story ...

It's Time To Take The First Real Step Towards A Debt-Free B.C.

Jordan Bateman | Posted 12.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

You may not realize it, but you're drowning in debt. In fact, we all are.

B.C. Premier Chides Feds Over TFW Overhaul

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia Premier Christy Clark has accused federal politicians of "tragically misdirected" policies over the issue of temporary fo...

B.C. Auditor General For Local Gov't Fizzled Quick As Canucks 1st-Round Draft

Jordan Bateman | Posted 11.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

We had such high hopes.

Teachers Create Satirical Christy Clark Board Game

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Two B.C. teachers have created a satirical board game that lets you "race across British Columbia to shut down schools, privatize the industry and rai...

Clark Mocks Media

The Huffington Post B.C. | Fiona Morrow | Posted 05.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Christy Clark took the opportunity to poke fun at the media’s reliance on polls at her post-election press conference Wednesday. “You guys get ...

Can Anything Stop This Man?

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 04.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Can anything stop Adrian Dix from becoming the next premier of British Columbia? The election campaign kicks off in a few days but all indications ...

Media Bites: 'Ethnicgate' Won't Be the End of Christy Clark

J.J. McCullough | Posted 05.04.2013 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg If B.C. Premier Christy Clark is forced into an early resignation in the next couple of days it won't have much to do with "ethnicgate" -- the press' clumsy name for her party's recently-leaked scheme to use "government initiatives and projects" to rally the immigrant vote. Clark's caucus never liked her.

Christy Clark's Hard Election Sell

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's premier insists voters don't want their politicians to make expensive promises during the election campaign this spring...

Numbers Don't Lie: So These Are Redford's Approval Ratings

The Huffington Post Canada | Pablo Fernandez | Posted 09.11.2012 | Canada Alberta

Her approval may be down slightly but Alberta Premier Alison Redford is still the country’s second most popular provincial leader, according to the ...

Why Christy Clark's Team Is Jumping Ship

Samuel Getachew | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada Politics
Samuel Getachew

Earlier today, B.C.'s young Finance Minister and Deputy Premier, Kevin Falcon, resigned both positions effective immediately. In recent weeks, many MLAs have announed their resignations. The fact is that Christy Clark's leadership style and lack of clarity has made her irrelevant and incompetent at best.

Redford's "National" Energy Strategy: Our Money, Your Problem

Matt Price | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Politics
Matt Price

On Monday, British Columbia premier Christy Clark was essentially slapped in the face -- politely but publicly -- by Alberta Premier Alison Redford -- who rejected B.C.'s demand for "a fair share" of royalties from Alberta's oil pipelines. It should make for an interesting backdrop to Canada's premiers getting together in Nova Scotia this week, where energy will be front and centre on the agenda.

B.C. Premier Balks At Federal Health Funding Plan

CBC | Posted 03.14.2012 | Canada Politics

B.C. Premier Christy Clark says announced changes to federal government health-care transfers to the provinces won’t work for British Columbia, wher...