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April 26, 2017

Say Anything John Not Telling Truth About Eliminating Road Tolls

A BC NDP candidate has revealed that John Horgan has no plans to actually eliminate tolls on the Port Mann Bridge. During a debate in Terrace yesterday, Bruce Bidgood said: “We’re also going to take Christy Clark’s Prosperity Funds, some people refer to it as a vanity fund, and to take that and use that Read More…

April 24, 2017

NDP Campaign Machine: NOT ON BC’S SIDE

New revelations are emerging about why John Horgan and the NDP should immediately stop and return the campaign donations made by the United Steelworkers of America. On September 28, 2016, U.S. Representative Peter Defazio sent a letter to the United States Trade Representative calling BC lumber exports “heavily subsidized” and “unfairly traded.” And then added: Read More…

April 24, 2017

Horgan Still Stands With US Donors Over BC Workers

BC Liberal candidate Andrew Wilkinson issued the following statement after John Horgan refused to stand up for British Columbia workers: “This is what we learned today: the United Steelworkers of America are pulling the BC NDP’s strings and John Horgan won’t cut them. “We’ve seen the president of the American-based union stand with Donald Trump Read More…

April 24, 2017

When push to comes to shove – Christy Clark stands tall for forestry

Today at Delta’s StructureCraft, Premier Christy Clark affirmed her continued strong support of British Columbia’s innovative forestry sector. “B.C.’s forestry industry has the potential to change the world,” said Premier Clark, “Cities around the world are not only building new iconic public spaces and structures using B.C. wood, they’re using B.C. expertise to make it Read More…

April 24, 2017

Did Pattison College Ever Pay Back the Money it Took From Foreign Students?

Vancouver – More revelations are surfacing about BC NDP Vancouver-Langara star candidate James Wang and how Pattison College, a company controlled by him and his brother, treated international students studying in Toronto. “New documents have surfaced showing how the Ontario government investigated Pattison College, a company owned by Canadian Overseas Holdings Inc., when BC NDP Read More…

April 22, 2017

Imitation is flattery: NDP has no new ideas for South Island transportation

  John Horgan’s BC NDP announced a transportation plan today that simply rips off elements of Today’s BC Liberals’ Vancouver Island Platform. “The BC Liberal transportation plan for Victoria and the South Island include a number of significant new investments that are aimed at addressing congestion, undertaking safety upgrades on major routes and investments that Read More…

April 22, 2017

The NDP on MSP: Another Day Another Position

Vancouver—The day after John Horgan refused to say how he would pay for his uncosted $1.7 billion promise to “fully eliminate the MSP fees for families,” NDP Saanich North and the Islands candidate Gary Holman said that the tax would be rolled into the income tax system. At an all-candidates meeting in Sidney hosted this Read More…

April 22, 2017

Heart and soul – standing united for forestry and Rural BC

  Last year, André Chevigny took the stage of the Ontario Forest Industry Association AGM – a room full of important men and women, all in formal business attire – in his customary blue jeans and Pioneer ball cap. As he spoke about his passion, log homes and B.C.’s forestry industry, they hung on every Read More…