Marsden: BC is already receiving benefits from pipeline

B.C. Premier Christy Clark threw down the gauntlet several months ago, saying, among other things, that she would only support the Northern Gateway pipeline if her province receives a fair share of the economic benefits. She received a down payment on ...Joint Review Panel approves Enbridge's Northern Gateway project with 209 ...Coast Mountain Newsall 6 news articles » ...

Source: Calgary Herald
Date: January 10 2014, @ 6:20am
Media: MSM
Subject: Christy Clark

B.C. gov't warned us about foreign-buyers tax risk — but not anymore

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The politics of Christy Clark's new tax on foreign buyers of Metro ...

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OPINION: Christy Clark creates chaos and instability with desperate housing ploy

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Kintner admits cybersex with state laptop; told woman, 'Let's end this, before I get in trouble'

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Fate of Democracy in Hands Of the Electorate

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Who Slogs over Christy Clark's Slogans?

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Christy Clark's big risk with Foreign Home Buyers tax

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BC Liberal social media attack on NDP housing critic a sign of desperation: political scientist

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BC Will End Up Paying For Christy Clark's Foreign Investor Tax

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It's summertime flip-flops for Christy Clark on housing crisis

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Foreign buyers to face tax hike on Metro Vancouver real estate

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Christy Clark's plan to makes homes affordable: will it work?

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Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67

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It's Official: Clark's LNG 'Plan' Was a Fantasy

960px version of Premier Christy Clark and Petronas CEO in Malaysia Premier Christy Clark and Petronas CEO in Malaysia in 2014. Lots of trips, conferences...

Where's health care? Not at the GOP convention

Ted Cruz and Trump overshadowed the entire evening, with the Texas senator — who once shut down the government in an attempt to halt Obamacare...

Trump camp blasts 'treacherous' Ted Cruz

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AIRBNB hires Holder -- THIEL's big moment -

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ILLINOIS delegate tossed for 'RACIST' post -

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Christy Clark's Economy Is Built On The BC Housing Crisis

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B.C. Premier Christy Clark has already warned that “thousands” of West Coast jobs could be lost if the Canadian and U.S. governments don't find a...

BC's tech leaders pen open letter to Premier Christy Clark on the province's talent shortage

Earlier this year, the British Columbia government revealed that it was creating a $100 million venture fund dedicated to encouraging growth in the tech sector,...

B.C. Liberals Bob Kasting and James Lombardi vie to become David Eby's new nemesis in Vancouver–Point Grey

The seat has been held by NDP housing critic David Eby since 2013, when he defeated Premier Christy Clark. Former premier Gordon Campbell was the...

Examine links between income tax and real estate title: David Eby

NDP housing critic David Eby says the provincial government needs to take a closer look at why some Metro Vancouver residents who own expensive houses...

Auditors should target low-income owners of million-dollar homes: Eby

The Canada Revenue Agency is deploying dozens of auditors to B.C. in an effort to catch tax evaders, but critics argue the province is still...

Environmental Zing!s

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Canada Revenue Agency launches Vancouver housing probe

David Eby, the NDP's housing critic, said it is about time the federal government got involved in the issue, but he was critical of the...

Christy Clark gets crafty

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Foreign sales peak in Richmond as Quebec ramps up investor immigrant program

It's incredible,” said NDP housing spokesperson David Eby. The data was collected after the provincial government began asking home buyers if they are a Canadian...

China-U.S. discord, the B.C. economy, and the future of Christy Clark government

Premier Christy Clark may find herself dealing with a weak economy, causing British Columbians to worry that they'll face an insecure tomorrow. Yolande Cole. When...

How Christy Clark's jab at Alberta could come back to haunt her amid LNG uncertainty

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BC to allow Vancouver to tax vacant homes

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Quebec immigrant program increases in popularity … with 'downsides' for BC

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B.C.s finance minister supports Vancouvers empty homes tax

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Ex-BC Conservative leader Dan Brooks wants his old job back

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Generational divisions underlie debate over Vancouver's housing market

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Brooks wants leadership back

Dan Brooks of Vanderhoof has announced his intention to run for leader of the B.C. Conservative Party, a post he held from April 2014 until...

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