Christy Clark Premier

Clark Warns Canada Unprepared For Tanker Oil Spills

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

If a tanker were to spill oil off the coast of British Columbia today, the federal government would not have the resources to handle a large-scale...

Christy Clark is 'Down With O.P.P.' : Other Provinces' Problems

Rachel Décoste | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Rachel Décoste

Christy Clark has weighed into Quebec's not-yet-debated, not-yet-modified, not-yet-voted, not-yet-implemented or enforced charter. B.C. has come a long way from the 1907 race riots. Many are proud of B.C.'s rich diversity, but there is still work to do. There have been sporadic deplorable acts of intolerance in B.C. during the Premier's tenure. Curiously, she wasn't compelled to comment on issues occurring in her own province: Indigenous slurs, neo-Nazi enclaves, racial profiling...

Christy Clark Goes House Hunting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

KELOWNA, B.C. - B.C. Premier Christy Clark is making plans to set up house in her new riding of Westside-Kelowna after getting a resounding show of su...

Expected Win Not A Sure Thing: Clark

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WEST KELOWNA, B.C. - British Columbia Premier Christy Clark's Liberals are using the New Democratic Party's campaign collapse in the May election as a...

Who's Stepping Aside?

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark will run in a Kelowna-area safe seat after one of her cabinet ministers agreed to step aside to ensure she has a plac...

Who's In?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark will introduce a cabinet Friday that includes a new natural gas ministry and a team of ministers focused on growing B...

Christy Clark Names Chief Of Staff

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - B.C. Premier Christy Clark is starting to put a stamp on her new government by re-appointing some old faces.Clark says in a news release D...

Clark, Liberal Caucus Make Budget Plans

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Passing a balanced budget, going on a trade mission to Asia, and establishing labour peace with teachers are among B.C. Premier Christy Cl...

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 ...

'Not Christopher Clark'

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - There have been five elections in the Vancouver-area riding of Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows since the district was created in 1991 and more th...

'Older People Do Not Trust Christy Clark'

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Daniel Bruce feels it — a trend being bucked, common wisdom being abandoned, past patterns being rejected.Bruce, who lives in the afflue...

Clark Gets Grilled By Twitter

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 04.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. Liberal Leader Christy Clark came out swinging against New Democrats Leader Adrian Dix's stance on the Kinder Morgan pipeline, calling it a polic...

Clark Guns For Oil Votes, Dix Eyes Island

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The leaders of British Columbia's two main political parties stayed in their comfort zones Thursday, with Liberal Christy Clark touring oi...

B.C. Premier Bulldozes Forestry Tax

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark announced a break in a tax log jam Friday that has concerned British Columbia forest contractors since 2003 when the ...

Christy Clark Rules Out Fall Election

CP | Posted 10.31.2011 | Canada

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's premier has apparently had a change of heart about whether it would be democratic for an "unelected premier" to sit in ...