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COLUMN: Greetings from B.C.’s seat of government

Profanity-laden welcome introduces deeper discussion needed in Victoria

COLUMN: Our MLAs must take lead no matter who wins

Representation from south of the Fraser needed in new provincial cabinet

  • May 16th, 2017

ELECTION 2017: This is your election on TV

Campaigns are no time to discuss serious issues

ZYTARUK: Gee, academics discover smoking pot leads to bad school grades

Yep, that’s right and you heard it here. Could’ve told you that in 1982, though.

COLUMN: Big money in B.C. politics is over

It’s been 65 years since so much uncertainty immediately following a provincial election

  • May 10th, 2017

ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

Greens’ Andrew Weaver will want to see carbon tax increased

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COLUMN: Coal on hot seat, whatever the election result

Significant change is expected on one important local issue – the export of thermal coal.

  • May 9th, 2017

Getting ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics

It’s not as simple as banning corporate, union donations

Getting ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics

It’s not as simple as banning corporate, union donations

Can we get ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics?

Christy Clark’s money machine, third parties roll on

COLUMN: Election decisions not easy for all of us

Some candidates seem to be all about the race, not about the finish line

ELECTION 2017: Trash talk doesn’t help lumber trade

Christy Clark, John Horgan trade nonsense allegations on softwood battle

COLUMN: A celebration for our entire community

There are important points that all of us, no matter our ethnic or religious backgrounds, can draw from Vaisakhi.

  • Apr 26th, 2017

BC ELECTION 2017: ‘Hulk Horgan’ hides health hole

John Horgan’s Irish bully routine avoids key NDP questions

BC ELECTION 2017: ‘Hulk Horgan’ hides health hole

John Horgan’s Irish bully routine avoids key NDP questions

COLUMN: High cost of housing hits home for many

Housing issues will be key issue during run-up to May 9 election

  • Apr 19th, 2017

SIMPSON: One-parent households, you have my utmost respect

In Canada, there are more than 1.6M lone-parent families – and I tip my hat to every one of them