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The Proportional Representation weenies get their shot.

Last month I participated in the Province of British Columbia’s online survey about changing the voting system. The results will be considered in the design of an upcoming referendum to swap out our musty old wig-wearing Westminster-style system for a shiny, enlightened, progressive…er, I mean… 1,650 more words


Luke Strimbold, former Burns Lake mayor, faces multiple sex-related charges

The former mayor of Burns Lake and a senior executive with the BC Liberal Party is facing two dozen sex-related charges, including sexual assault and sexual interference. 423 more words


BC Liberals say steps have been taken to ensure fairness in 2018 leadership vote

Now that the final leadership debate is done, the BC Liberal Party is focused on the vote to determine the winner.

“We are extremely confident in the measures we’ve put in place to make sure the memberships are verified,” said Executive Director Emile Scheffel, adding they’ve learned lessons from the last time around. 191 more words


Number of new BC Liberal Party member applications rejected not clear

There are just two weeks to go until B.C. Liberal members elect their new leader, and the party isn’t saying how many illegitimate new-member applications were rejected in their more stringent vetting process. 164 more words


With membership closed, BC Liberal leadership race enters home stretch

The BC Liberal leadership race has entered the home stretch, with the period to sign up new memberships now closed.

Global BC Chief Political Correspondent Keith Baldrey has confirmed the party has signed up about 30,000 new members. 514 more words


BC Liberal leadership candidates look for party member votes in the Okanagan

Two people hoping to become the next leader of the provincial Liberal party will be in the Okanagan this week trying to drum up support for their campaigns. 149 more words


B.C. Liberals should not take the taxpayer subsidy: Todd Stone

He’s not officially in the race to become leader of the B.C. Liberal Party yet, but Todd Stone is already taking aim at a recent policy flip-flop from the B.C. 121 more words