Tom Fletcher

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Parties jockey for position in B.C. minority

NDP’s John Horgan says he and Christy Clark have nothing to talk about

  • May 17th, 2017 1:30pm

BC VIEWS: This is your election on TV

Policies with big risks are put to voters, and our media cover it like it's a sporting event

  • May 15th, 2017 5:00pm

Most of B.C. braces for big spring runoff

Rainstorms through the weekend on top of higher than normal snowpacks in Interior, Okanagan and Kootenay regions

  • May 11th, 2017 2:00pm

BC Greens begin talks with other parties

Andrew Weaver says his first priority for co-operating with other parties is political donation reform

  • May 10th, 2017 11:00am

ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

Greens’ Andrew Weaver will want to see carbon tax increased

  • May 10th, 2017 7:00am

Emergency, out-of-town voting options in B.C.

Elections BC sets up service for flood-affected residents

  • May 8th, 2017 1:00pm

Getting ‘big money’ out of politics

B.C. Liberals cash in big, Christy Clark promises review of fundraising rules if she's re-elected

  • May 8th, 2017 6:00am

ELECTION 2017: Who wants to raise your taxes?

Parties make pledges on carbon tax, personal income tax and more.

  • May 3rd, 2017 7:00pm

U.S. lumber retaliation ‘irresponsible,’ Horgan says

NDP leader John Horgan says he'll go to Washington DC within 30 days of being elected premier to talk softwood

  • May 3rd, 2017 5:00pm

B.C. election trash talk doesn’t help trade

Christy Clark, John Horgan trade nonsense allegations about softwood lumber

  • May 2nd, 2017 7:00pm

Christy Clark vows heavy levy on U.S., Alberta thermal coal

At a sawmill in Merritt, Clark says she will act quickly after election to impose carbon levy up to $70 a tonne

  • May 2nd, 2017 1:00pm

B.C. leaders square off in TV debate

Christy Clark, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver battle it out ahead of the May 9 election

  • Apr 26th, 2017 4:00pm

Hulk Horgan hides health hole in NDP platform

NDP leader John Horgan's Irish bully routine can't conceal gap in plan to eliminate Medical Services Plan bills

  • Apr 24th, 2017 1:00pm

UPDATE: Province will buy lumber to protect mills: Clark

20% duties on mills across Canada, United Steelworkers protest 'direct attack' on Canadian softwood industry

  • Apr 24th, 2017 5:00am

ELECTION 2017: Union backing revives donor debate

NDP ads hammer B.C. Liberals for corporate donations, while United Steelworkers pay senior NDP campaign staff

  • Apr 23rd, 2017 1:00pm

ELECTION 2017: Party leaders square off in first debate

Christy Clark, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver go head to head on issues for the May 9 B.C. election

  • Apr 20th, 2017 3:00pm

ELECTION 2017: What’s up with BC Hydro rates?

B.C. party leaders are making conflicting promises on utility rates

  • Apr 19th, 2017 1:00pm

MSP would shift to income tax, NDP’s Carole James says

Both Christy Clark and John Horgan have promised to get rid of medical services plan charges.

  • Apr 19th, 2017 8:00am

BC VIEWS: BC Liberals are bold as brass

Christy Clark's now the one who's slowing down the carbon tax, while John Horgan wants to raise it and spend the money

  • Apr 18th, 2017 1:00pm

UPDATED: NDP vows big spending, balanced budget

John Horgan plans to raise carbon tax sooner, use revenue from Christy Clark's 'LNG fantasy fund' to eliminate bridge tolls

  • Apr 13th, 2017 7:00pm