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Christy Clark: Just Another Fool 'Who Tried to Hustle the East'?

Book chronicling the sad fates of those who sought riches in Asia offers LNG lessons. By Crawford Kilian Today | . Crawford Kilian is a...

Who Slogs over Christy Clark's Slogans?

Our freedom of information request to the government for the policies and procedures, costs and inventory of slogans and signs since Premier Christy Clark was...

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...

How 'Fire Ice' Could Burn Christy Clark

But perhaps we really should be alarmed, because the real reason for China's interest could make global warming far worse than it's predicted to be.

'Air Christy' Flights Included Learjet to Liberal Fundraiser

NDP critic David Eby said Clark didn't need a charter flight. "There are regular commercial flights to Prince George," he said. "I have no idea...

Citizens Tell the Premier: Ban Big Bucks, End Party Pay

On May 4, Conflict of Interest Commissioner Paul Fraser decided the party, not Clark, had benefited from exclusive fundraising events, and that the premier was...

'Air Christy' Bill to Taxpayers Tops $560000

After Clark lost her Vancouver-Point Grey seat to the NDP's David Eby in the May 2013 election, Liberal MLA Ben Stewart resigned in Westside-Kelowna so...

New Biography Sure to Make Christy Clark Smile

On Twitter last October, Judi Tyabji proclaimed she was ''looking forward to working with [B.C. Premier Christy Clark] on her biography.'' The tweet included a...

Christy Clark Should Share the Wealth

Premier Christy Clark is paid $195,000 a year by taxpayers, but that's simply not enough money to get by on. So the BC Liberal Party...

Why Christy Clark Shouldn't Talk to Kids about Trees

When I read Premier Christy Clark's simplistic -- OK, dumbfounding -- comments about how she talks to children about the forest industry, I was really...

John Horgan to Leapers: NDP Needs Your Help

They join Rob Fleming, David Eby and Judy Darcy, who are fighting to protect the healthy schools, affordable housing and accessible quality health care we...

As Housing Prices Soar, Finance Minister Is Well Invested

"I think it's entirely reasonable to look at the financial interests of government officials who could make a difference and ask why are they not...

Christy Clark Fields Tough Questions on LNG Promises

Premier Christy Clark's big LNG promises are running up against falling prices and a glut of global competition, say analysts. The Tyee peppered her with...

Christy Clark Runs One Ghostly, Ghastly Government

"A reformed and modernized system will make this ghost government more accountable to the public it serves." -- Kentucky auditor Adam Edelen, 2012. Premier Christy...

Christy Clark Runs One Ghostly, Ghastly Government

"A reformed and modernized system will make this ghost government more accountable to the public it serves." -- Kentucky auditor Adam Edelen, 2012. Premier Christy...

In Emails to Clark, Liberal Supporters Vented Yoga Bridge Rage

June 9: "I must say I've always been a supporter of yours and voted for you in the election you lost the seat to David...

Minister's Boastful Housing Claims Prove Shaky

To start, the government has never made the effort to count how many people are homeless throughout the province and has argued it would be...

BC NDP Candidate Entry Fee Betrays Grassroots, Critics Say

"It's shaping up like a total betrayal of the founding values of the NDP and the people in the riding," said Geoff Berner, a folk...

Will Liquor Changes Mean Higher Prices, Slower Sales?

"Everybody in the industry is reading about these changes in the newspapers and they're astounded," David Eby, the B.C. NDP Vancouver-Point Grey MLA and liquor...

Christy Clark's Union Maid Moment

CBC.caAs the dire shortage of skilled workers became increasingly acute, however, Christy Clark recognized the situation for the disaster it was and brought construction unions...

Did Cabinet Minister Fudge on Date of Casino Deal?

The agreement was obtained by the NDP through a freedom of information request. "We now have a copy of that contract," Opposition critic David Eby...

NDP slams BC Liberals on BC Place in Question Period

(blog)The NDP's B.C. Pavilion Corporation critic David Eby and caucus chair Shane Simpson sparred verbally with Rich Coleman, the Deputy Premier who was minister...

Vancouver Gardens Railroaded By Mean Tactics

Arbutus community gardens: once a peaceful place. Photo: MLA David Eby website. ... Bill Tieleman is a former NDP strategist whose clients include unions and...

Christy Clark's Forty Bucks a Day Zombie Tactic

One reason, I suspect, is partly to give the teachers a poke in the eye for old times' sake, an opportunity the BC Liberals have...

New NDP shadow cabinet sees Eby promoted to housing file

Straight.com (blog)Caucus chair Shane Simpson took over the Housing role on an interim basis. Kwan, MLA for Vancouver-Mount Pleasant, now lives in the Vancouver-Point Grey...

New NDP shadow cabinet sees Kwan ousted from housing, Eby promoted

(blog)She claimed the funds were from two lines of credit. Kwan, MLA for Vancouver-Mount Pleasant, now lives in the Vancouver-Point Grey riding represented by...

BC Gov't Withholds Report on Inappropriate School Executive Pay

KPU's Davis announced earlier in the week that the school is launching its own investigation into hiring practices, and the NDP's David Eby who first...

BC Gov't Withholds Report on Inappropriate School Executive Pay

KPU's Davis announced earlier in the week that the school is launching its own investigation into hiring practices, and the NDP's David Eby who first...

BC Conservative smear letter writers remain unknown, lawsuit considered

(blog)The authors of two anonymous letters sent to members to smear leadership contestant Rick Peterson ahead of the April vote remain unknown, said British...

'Conservatives Are For the People': New BCCP Leader

At 38 years old, some three-and-a-half decades younger than Cummins, Brooks won the leadership over Vancouver businessman Rick Peterson in a contest that included free-flowing...

'Conservatives Are For the People': New BCCP Leader

That's when I remembered the Rick Peterson campaign tried to make an issue of Brooks' religion during the leadership race. "Yeah, I'm a Mormon," Brooks...

BC Minister Failed to Disclose Kwantlen Executive Payments

The Province NDP Advanced Education critic David Eby is questioning why Premier Christy Clark is keeping Amrik Virk as the minister responsible for British Columbia's post-secondary...

BC Minister Failed to Disclose Kwantlen Executive Payments

NDP Advanced Education critic David Eby is questioning why Premier Christy Clark is keeping Amrik Virk as the minister responsible for British Columbia's post-secondary system...

VIEW: All eyes on Christy Clark as Northern Gateway decision imminent

(blog)With the federal government's decision on Enbridge's Northern Gateway oil tanker and pipeline proposal expected within the next week, the political hot potato is...

VIEW: All eyes on Christy Clark as Northern Gateway decision imminent

(blog)With the federal government's decision on Enbridge's Northern Gateway oil tanker and pipeline proposal expected within the next week, the political hot potato is...

Which MLAs Send Kids to Private Schools? We Asked

Independent Vicki Huntington responded that she doesn't have any kids, as did NDP MLAs Jane Shin, David Eby, Mike Farnworth and Spencer Chandra Herbert, though...

Which MLAs Send Kids to Private Schools? We Asked

Independent Vicki Huntington responded that she doesn't have any kids, as did NDP MLAs Jane Shin, David Eby, Mike Farnworth and Spencer Chandra Herbert, though...

Don't Forget Who's in Charge of BC's Teacher Troubles

Vancouver Sun Then-education minister Christy Clark, Jan. 26, 2002. When students across British Columbia are out of class this week and possibly beyond due to rotating...

BC Liberals Weigh Ideas that Sound NDP-esque

Vancouver Sun After the upset win a year ago, The Globe and Mail quoted Premier Christy Clark saying the name isn't inclusive enough. Former cabinet minister...

BC Liberals Weigh Ideas that Sound NDP-esque

After the upset win a year ago, The Globe and Mail quoted Premier Christy Clark saying the name isn't inclusive enough. Former cabinet minister Colin...

Christy Clark's Never Ending Campaign

The second campaign started the minute Clark lost her seat in Vancouver-Point Grey to NDP challenger David Eby on election night. Clark was temporarily relegated...

Christy Clark's Never Ending Campaign

The second campaign started the minute Clark lost her seat in Vancouver-Point Grey to NDP challenger David Eby on election night. Clark was temporarily relegated...

Clark's Gas Gamble Now Risks Your Kid's Education, Too

But as Premier Christy Clark doubles down her bet on liquefied natural gas in a world market riskier than a casino, it's not just your...

Libs' New Path on Training Lacks Money, Logic: NDP

When British Columbia cabinet ministers, backed by dozens of young people, gathered on the steps of the legislature to announce the "re-engineering" of education and...

Why New Democrat John Horgan Can Win BC's Next Election

But the three years in between will determine if Horgan has the right stuff to end the NDP's string of four consecutive election losses in...

Why New Democrat John Horgan Can Win BC's Next Election

It's why I sent Horgan, whom I've known for 22 years, a personal and private email in February strongly encouraging him to reconsider his decision...

BC Cons leadership vote turnout revealed

(blog)The party released a partly-redacted vote tally spreadsheet that shows 3,893 of its 4,145 members were eligible to vote for Kamloops' Brooks or Vancouver's...

Young Hunting Guide Chosen to Steer BC Conservatives

Castanet.net He will need more than just luck to bring the party, which is not affiliated with the federal Conservatives and has no member in the...

Young Hunting Guide Chosen to Steer BC Conservatives

He will need more than just luck to bring the party, which is not affiliated with the federal Conservatives and has no member in the...

What to Make of the BC NDP's One-Horse Race?

With Mike Farnworth the latest contender to withdraw his name -- following in the footsteps of Rob Fleming, George Heyman and David Eby -- some...