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Vaughn Palmer: HST going bust was a boon for the B.C. Liberals
The referendum results, announced Aug. 5, 2011, showed that 1.6 million British Columbians had cast ballots in the vote-by-mail and they'd turned sharply against the Liberals and their harmonized sales tax.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
NPA announces rest of council candidates for Nov. 15 Vancouver election
The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tax game a dangerous one for politicians
Other than beautiful scenery and having the same monarch, B.C. and Australia don't have much in common.
The Georgia Straight
Dermod Travis: For everything else, there's the government purchase card
Bev Oda, former federal minister responsible for the Canadian International Development Agency, knows it well.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
CKNW News Talk 980
Integrity BC says Premier's office dropping big bucks on airfare
Integrity BC says the Premier's office is is using the taxpayer credit card much more than her predecessor, especially when it comes to airfare.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Rookie Vancouver candidate has lots to learn, says former mayor
Ukraine said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday as it flew over the country, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the plane.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Don Cayo: Provincial sales tax horror stories a thing of the past
'Problems with the PST today are nothing like 10 years ago,' says Laura Jones of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business VANCOUVER - A few bugs and backlogs surfaced, as you might expect, following the transition 15 months ago from B.C.'s business-friendly HST back to the more burdensome PST.
The Globe and Mail
Bill Good's retirement from CKNW leaves gap in B.C. talk-radio landscape
Talk show host Bill Good welcomes B.C. Liberal leader Gordon Campbell prior to a radio interview in December 2000.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
A brief history of B.C. treaty talks
A few weeks before the landmark decision declaring aboriginal title proven by the Tsilhqot'in Nation, I picked up a used university textbook that looked like a handy reference.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
The Globe and Mail
B.C. lawyers protest lack of funding for legal aid
Lawyers gather outside a Vancouver courthouse on Monday to protest the underfunding of legal aid.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Ex-premier gets climate credit
Former premier Gordon Campbell is being credited for spearheading B.C. emissions targets that have recently been met.
Prince George Citizen
Changing the lay of the land
The path ahead for Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline project and other resource development proposal became even more convoluted last week after the Supreme Court of Canada reshaped B.C. with a momentous decision on aboriginal land title.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Globe and Mail
Why Kathleen Wynne's win isn't so surprising after all
David McLaughlin was chief of staff to former prime minister Brian Mulroney, federal finance minister Jim Flaherty and New Brunswick premier Bernard Lord.