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The Myth of Financial Prudence

KAMLOOPS — Quite often, after writing a column about the foibles of a particular political party (more often than not the BC Liberals simply because they provide a wealth of column-worthy material) I see a comment that goes something like… 649 more words

Bill McQuarrie

The B.C. election campaign is getting personal

The election writ won’t even be issued until next week, but already the two major parties appear to have revealed – via TV advertising – the main thrust of their key campaign message to voters. 724 more words

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Special prosecutor examines donations to B.C.'s political parties

VICTORIA – A special prosecutor has been appointed to provide legal advice to the RCMP over possible violations of British Columbia’s Elections Act, less than two weeks before the official start of a provincial election. 533 more words

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Imagine where BC would be if we had treated our resource revenues as Norway has

I’m having a bit of a socialist moment today. A somewhat different kind of socialist moment though, as I want to be a millionaire like every man woman and child is in Norway. 670 more words

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Vancouver lawyers sue BC Liberals for using taxpayers' money to enhance party image

Two Vancouver lawyers are suing the government of British Columbia and the BC Liberal Party for using taxpayers’ money to advertise in advance of the May 9 provincial election. 401 more words

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Clark wants all-party input on finance panel

VICTORIA – Premier Christy Clark says she wants to see a panel created that would review political financing in British Columbia with a mandate to recommend changes to the legislature. 184 more words

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Buying Their Way Back Into Our Hearts & Minds

Okay everyone, I take a short break from this column, leave you alone with the province for just a few weeks and what do you do while I’m not looking? 598 more words

Bill McQuarrie