In recent years, DNA analysis has become a cornerstone of police work, helping convict offenders of heinous crimes and helping save innocent parties from jail time. 303 more words
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In this week’s podcast, Province political columnist Michael Smyth takes a look at the government’s controversial sale of Crown land in Coquitlam.
The land was appraised at $128 million. 60 more words
B.C. NDP leadership hopeful John Horgan showed off his new supporters at the end of his first week of campaigning.
Ten new MLAs endorsed Horgan at a New Westminster rally today, increasing his support in the NDP caucus to 15 MLAs. 201 more words
Another candidate is expected to enter the race to become the next leader of the BC NDP.
Opposition house leader John Horgan is set to make an announcement today in his home riding of Juan de Fuca. 241 more words
PORT COQUITLAM, B.C. – The BC NDP’s finance critic is the first to throw his hat in the ring for leadership of the party.
Mike Farnworth, who represents the riding of Port Coquitlam, said Sunday that with him in charge, New Democrats would take an tougher stance against the BC Liberals. 240 more words
Today in 2011 a member of the New Democratic Party of British Columbia, Mike Farnworth, came out. He has served as “Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing (1997–98), Minister of Employment and Investment and Minister Responsible for Housing (1998–2000), Minister of Health and Minister Responsible for Seniors (2000), and Minister Social Development and Economic Security (2000–01).” He also ran in the leadership race to replace the retiring leader of his party, Carole James, but was defeated by Adrian Dix. 63 more words