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The Northern View
Todd Stone makes his pitchTodd Stone met with BC Liberal Party members on Oct. 21 to make his case for wh
The Northern View / Posted 15 hours ago
Todd Stone met with BC Liberal Party members on Oct. 21 to make his case for why he should be the next leader of the party. Approximately 11 people were present at the meet and greet which took place at La Gondola restaurant in downtown Prince... Read more
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BC Local News
Column: Let’s hope we see the end of the professional reliance modeldeadlines and comply with permit requirements. Since then, the Association of
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
deadlines and comply with permit requirements. Since then, the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC completed a report stating that the environmental engineering firm, Active Earth Engineering, that signed off on the... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
Column: Let’s hope we see the end of the professional reliance modeldeadlines and comply with permit requirements. Since then, the Association of
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted yesterday
deadlines and comply with permit requirements. Since then, the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC completed a report stating that the environmental engineering firm, Active Earth Engineering, that signed off on the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
A Mighty Minority: How Sikhs rose to their present political prominence in Canadafirst person of Indian origin and Sikh heritage, to take the reins of a major f
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
first person of Indian origin and Sikh heritage, to take the reins of a major federal party, the New Democratic Party or NDP. At his victory event in a Toronto hotel ballroom, the nearly 500-strong crowd, almost half of whom were Sikhs, burst... Read more
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The Tyee
NDP Sticking With ‘Bizarre’ First-Time Homebuyer Program For NowA program that loans money to first-time homebuyers that the NDP called “comple
The Tyee / Posted yesterday
A program that loans money to first-time homebuyers that the NDP called “completely bizarre” in opposition has survived the party’s first three months in government. Selina Robinson, the minister for municipal affairs and housing, said the NDP... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Talks lift hopes for new hospitalAmidst recent uncertainty of the NDP government’s commitment to replacing the M
Terrace Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Amidst recent uncertainty of the NDP government’s commitment to replacing the Mills Memorial Hospital, the Northwest Regional Hospital District (NWRHD) was buoyed last week by continued talks with the province. The directors travelled to Vancouver... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Thursday's letters to the editorjust how much he really respects diversity and differences of opinion when his
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 3 days ago
just how much he really respects diversity and differences of opinion when his government, with the cooperation of the NDP, contemptuously ousted Conservative MP Rachel Harder as chair of the status of women committee because of her “pro-life”... Read more
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BC Local News
Talks lift hopes for new hospitalAmidst recent uncertainty of the NDP government’s commitment to replacing the M
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
Amidst recent uncertainty of the NDP government’s commitment to replacing the Mills Memorial Hospital, the Northwest Regional Hospital District (NWRHD) was buoyed last week by continued talks with the province. The directors travelled to Vancouver... Read more
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Kitimat Sentinel
Talks lift hopes for new hospitalAmidst recent uncertainty of the NDP government’s commitment to replacing the M
Kitimat Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Amidst recent uncertainty of the NDP government’s commitment to replacing the Mills Memorial Hospital, the Northwest Regional Hospital District (NWRHD) was buoyed last week by continued talks with the province. The directors travelled to Vancouver... Read more
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BC Local News
SURREY EVENTS GUIDE for Oct. 18 and beyondfrom Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
from Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to 10 p.m.). Tickets and info: 604-501-1232, bctrains.com. Halloween Family Dances hosted by City of Surrey. “Join us for an evening of Halloween entertainment. There... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
SURREY EVENTS GUIDE for Oct. 18 and beyondfrom Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
from Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to 10 p.m.). Tickets and info: 604-501-1232, bctrains.com. Halloween Family Dances hosted by City of Surrey. “Join us for an evening of Halloween entertainment. There... Read more
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Peace Arch News
SURREY EVENTS GUIDE for Oct. 18 and beyondfrom Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to
Peace Arch News / Posted 5 days ago
from Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to 10 p.m.). Tickets and info: 604-501-1232, bctrains.com. Halloween Family Dances hosted by City of Surrey. “Join us for an evening of Halloween entertainment. There... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
New mines minister tours Elk Valley coal operationfor her new responsibilities. Michelle Mungall, MLA for Nelson-Creston, took o
Fernie Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
for her new responsibilities. Michelle Mungall, MLA for Nelson-Creston, took over her new cabinet role in July after an NDP-Green alliance ousted a minority Liberal government following a non-confidence vote in June. “Any time I’m out in the... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
New mines minister tours Elk Valley coal operationfor her new responsibilities. Michelle Mungall, MLA for Nelson-Creston, took o
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 5 days ago
for her new responsibilities. Michelle Mungall, MLA for Nelson-Creston, took over her new cabinet role in July after an NDP-Green alliance ousted a minority Liberal government following a non-confidence vote in June. “Any time I’m out in the... Read more
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BC Local News
LIVE: BC Liberal leadership candidates fight to add warmth to ‘jobs’ messageThe BC Liberals’ self-admitted inability to connect with voters was the theme o
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
The BC Liberals’ self-admitted inability to connect with voters was the theme of their inaugural leadership debate on Sunday. The six candidates made their pitches to a packed hall of more than 600 party supporters in Surrey. Six candidates – all... Read more
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BC Local News
Wilkinson visits Prince RupertAnother Liberal leadership hopeful made the trip to the north as the BC Liberal
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
Another Liberal leadership hopeful made the trip to the north as the BC Liberal leadership election gets closer. Andrew Wilkinson spent some time in Prince Rupert on Oct. 12, making the case for why he is the best candidate for the coveted... Read more
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The Tyee
Kill Site C, Former Hydro CEO Tells CommissionMismanagement, politically motivated decision-making and lack of transparency h
The Tyee / Posted 7 days ago
Mismanagement, politically motivated decision-making and lack of transparency have dogged BC Hydro’s support for the Site C dam, says a new report submitted to the BC Utilities Commission by the former CEO of BC Hydro. The project is already over... Read more
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The Northern View
Wilkinson visits RupertAnother Liberal leadership hopeful made the trip to the north as the BC Liberal
The Northern View / Posted 7 days ago
Another Liberal leadership hopeful made the trip to the north as the BC Liberal leadership election gets closer. Andrew Wilkinson spent some time in Prince Rupert on Oct. 12, making the case for why he is the best candidate for the coveted... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Clovechok has concerns around electoral reform referendumhas said he doesn’t believe you should get all the power if you don’t hold 50 p
Revelstoke Review / Posted 7 days ago
has said he doesn’t believe you should get all the power if you don’t hold 50 per cent of the votes. His party, the NDP, now holds power with the assistance of an agreement with the Green Party, which took almost 17 per cent of the popular... Read more
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BC Local News
Kelowna to host Liberal leadership debateleadership will be the ability to then go on to win the next provincial electio
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
leadership will be the ability to then go on to win the next provincial election. “We need a leader who can beat (current NDP leader and Premier) John Horgan,” he said. Both Letnick and Thomson said all the leadership candidates bring different... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Kelowna to host Liberal leadership debateleadership will be the ability to then go on to win the next provincial electio
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 7 days ago
leadership will be the ability to then go on to win the next provincial election. “We need a leader who can beat (current NDP leader and Premier) John Horgan,” he said. Both Letnick and Thomson said all the leadership candidates bring different... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Kelowna to host Liberal leadership debateleadership will be the ability to then go on to win the next provincial electio
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 7 days ago
leadership will be the ability to then go on to win the next provincial election. “We need a leader who can beat (current NDP leader and Premier) John Horgan,” he said. Both Letnick and Thomson said all the leadership candidates bring different... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Comox Valley childcare specialist named to provincial advisory councilbe involved, listening and aware of what’s going on.” Alongside her role as pr
Comox Valley Record / Posted 9 days ago
be involved, listening and aware of what’s going on.” Alongside her role as president for the Early Childhood Educators of BC, Gray is the senior manager of the Comox Valley Children’s Day Care Society. She’s been with the organization for 17... Read more
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BC Local News
Cariboo Regional District wants say in pot legalizationLocal government’s role in dealing with the legalization of marijuana was a hot
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
Local government’s role in dealing with the legalization of marijuana was a hot-button issue at the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) Conference in Vancouver on Sept. 25-29. Because Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has promised to legalize marijuana by... Read more
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100 Mile House Free Press
Cariboo Regional District wants say in pot legalizationLocal government’s role in dealing with the legalization of marijuana was a hot
100 Mile House Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
Local government’s role in dealing with the legalization of marijuana was a hot-button issue at the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) Conference in Vancouver on Sept. 25-29. Because Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has promised to legalize marijuana by... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Citizens’ Services minister aims to increase connectivityWhen NDP Minister of Citizens’ Services Jinny Sims visited the Williams Lake ar
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
When NDP Minister of Citizens’ Services Jinny Sims visited the Williams Lake area Wednesday she said it was nice to see new growth but devastating to see the impacts of the wildfires. “We spent a lot of time talking with people today and saw how the... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Deadline extension for Games puts Victoria back in the ball game(Commonwealth Games Associations) that wish to host. “We look forward to worki
Oak Bay News / Posted 10 days ago
(Commonwealth Games Associations) that wish to host. “We look forward to working with you and the Victoria Bid Team, the BC and Federal Governments to ascertain whether a fully compliant bid will be possible,” Martin wrote. Black said the turn... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Wilkinson accuses NDP of ‘stealth’ plan to protect it and the B.C. Greensthem. Wilkinson said that was brought home in the election, where he felt his
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 11 days ago
them. Wilkinson said that was brought home in the election, where he felt his party focused on the big picture, while the NDP narrowed its focus, particularly in the Lower Mainland, where it took 10 of the 11 seats the Liberals lost. Wilkinson... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Wilkinson accuses NDP of ‘stealth’ plan to protect it and the B.C. Greensthem. Wilkinson said that was brought home in the election, where he felt his
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 11 days ago
them. Wilkinson said that was brought home in the election, where he felt his party focused on the big picture, while the NDP narrowed its focus, particularly in the Lower Mainland, where it took 10 of the 11 seats the Liberals lost. Wilkinson... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Liberal leadership candidate visits VernonThe B.C. Liberals need a captain that will “go into the corners” with the NDP,
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 11 days ago
The B.C. Liberals need a captain that will “go into the corners” with the NDP, and Mike de Jong says he’s the right person for the job. “They (NDP) carry their sticks and elbows pretty high,” the Liberal leadership hopeful said during a stop at the... Read more
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The Tyee
Crowded Field on Left Could Hand Wins to NPA Saturday“Where there is unity there is always victory.” — Publilius Syrus, Roman writer
The Tyee / Posted 12 days ago
“Where there is unity there is always victory.” — Publilius Syrus, Roman writer, 1st century BC Vancouver’s four left-centre/environmental parties are likely headed for a fall Saturday in a byelection to choose a city councillor and nine Vancouver... Read more
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The Tyee
Rafe Mair: A BC Legend’s Journey of the Souland its lawn would be crammed with irate people and there would be violence. I
The Tyee / Posted 12 days ago
and its lawn would be crammed with irate people and there would be violence. I mean that.” He worried, clairvoyantly, that NDP candidate for premier Adrian Dix would squander his big lead in the polls by failing to aggressively attack the record of... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Blaney continues to fight for housingNorth Island-Powell River NDP MP Rachel Blaney says the housing issue across Ca
Comox Valley Record / Posted 12 days ago
North Island-Powell River NDP MP Rachel Blaney says the housing issue across Canada is becoming no less than a crisis. On a regular basis, her office deals with people struggling to find and keep housing. Many of them have professional careers. Some... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
BC Liberal leadership candidate visits VernonMorning Star Staff Local BC liberals packed themselves into the Ruby Room at t
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 12 days ago
Morning Star Staff Local BC liberals packed themselves into the Ruby Room at the Schubert Centre on 30th Avenue Tuesday afternoon for a brief meet and greet with BC Liberal Party leadership candidate Mike de Jong. The former finance minister threw... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
SURREY EVENTS GUIDE for Oct. 11 and beyondfrom Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
from Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to 10 p.m.). Tickets and info: 604-501-1232, bctrains.com. Halloween Family Dances hosted by City of Surrey. “Join us for an evening of Halloween entertainment. There... Read more
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Peace Arch News
SURREY EVENTS GUIDE for Oct. 11 and beyondfrom Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to
Peace Arch News / Posted 12 days ago
from Oct. 7-31 (10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); “Scream Train” runs Oct. 13-31 (6:30 to 10 p.m.). Tickets and info: 604-501-1232, bctrains.com. Halloween Family Dances hosted by City of Surrey. “Join us for an evening of Halloween entertainment. There... Read more
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The Tyee
Salary Continued After Leaving Government JobUpdate, Oct. 4, 2017, 5:09 p.m.: The BC Liberal opposition asked several questi
The Tyee / Posted 13 days ago
Update, Oct. 4, 2017, 5:09 p.m.: The BC Liberal opposition asked several questions Wednesday in the B.C. legislature about Melanie Mark’s departure from the office of the representative for children and youth. “I was responsible for the advocacy... Read more
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BC Local News
Andrew Wilkinson to visit OkanaganAndrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be com
BC Local News / Posted 13 days ago
Andrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be coming to the Okanagan on Wednesday. Making stops in Vernon and Kelowna, Wilkinson will be meeting with local media and residents. The Vancouver-Quilchena MLA announced his... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Andrew Wilkinson to visit OkanaganAndrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be com
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 13 days ago
Andrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be coming to the Okanagan on Wednesday. Making stops in Vernon and Kelowna, Wilkinson will be meeting with local media and residents. The Vancouver-Quilchena MLA announced his... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Andrew Wilkinson to visit OkanaganAndrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be com
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 13 days ago
Andrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be coming to the Okanagan on Tuesday. Making stops in Vernon and Kelowna, Wilkinson will be meeting with local media and residents. The Vancouver-Quilchena MLA announced his... Read more
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Summerland Review
Andrew Wilkinson to visit OkanaganAndrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be com
Summerland Review / Posted 13 days ago
Andrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be coming to the Okanagan on Tuesday. Making stops in Vernon and Kelowna, Wilkinson will be meeting with local media and residents. The Vancouver-Quilchena MLA announced his... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Andrew Wilkinson to visit OkanaganAndrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be com
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 13 days ago
Andrew Wilkinson, the leadership candidate for the BC Liberal Party will be coming to the Okanagan on Tuesday. Making stops in Vernon and Kelowna, Wilkinson will be meeting with local media and residents. The Vancouver-Quilchena MLA announced his... Read more
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The Tyee
May Lectures Singh Again, This Time for Not ‘Rushing’ for a Seatmight not quickly seek a seat in Parliament. Singh responded, telling The Tyee
The Tyee / Posted 17 days ago
might not quickly seek a seat in Parliament. Singh responded, telling The Tyee he is “comfortable” emulating the late NDP leader Jack Layton by serving as party leader without a seat, and he hasn’t fully made up his mind anyway. May’s first... Read more
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Terrace Standard
MLA visits Terrace to enter leadership raceleadership heats up, most contenders last week were in Vancouver to meet and co
Terrace Standard / Posted 17 days ago
leadership heats up, most contenders last week were in Vancouver to meet and court community leaders at the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) convention. Vancouver-Langara MLA Michael Lee took time out of that schedule for a reception in... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
New leader, but no new name for B.C. Conservative partysaid.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conse
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 18 days ago
said.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conservatives, including the thousands of former BC Liberals who were betrayed and left out in the cold by the recent Liberal Throne Speech.” He will remain interim Leader... Read more
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Smithers Interior News
New leader, but no new name for B.C. Conservative partysaid.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conse
Smithers Interior News / Posted 18 days ago
said.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conservatives, including the thousands of former BC Liberals who were betrayed and left out in the cold by the recent Liberal Throne Speech.” He will remain interim Leader... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
New leader, but no new name for B.C. Conservative partysaid.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conse
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 18 days ago
said.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conservatives, including the thousands of former BC Liberals who were betrayed and left out in the cold by the recent Liberal Throne Speech.” He will remain interim Leader... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
New leader, but no new name for B.C. Conservative partysaid.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conse
Alberni Valley News / Posted 18 days ago
said.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conservatives, including the thousands of former BC Liberals who were betrayed and left out in the cold by the recent Liberal Throne Speech.” He will remain interim Leader... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
New leader, but no new name for B.C. Conservative partysaid.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conse
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 18 days ago
said.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conservatives, including the thousands of former BC Liberals who were betrayed and left out in the cold by the recent Liberal Throne Speech.” He will remain interim Leader... Read more
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Abbotsford News
New leader, but no new name for B.C. Conservative partysaid.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conse
Abbotsford News / Posted 18 days ago
said.. “My intention is to help brand the party as a home for all fiscal conservatives, including the thousands of former BC Liberals who were betrayed and left out in the cold by the recent Liberal Throne Speech.” He will remain interim Leader... Read more
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