In Favour Greg Henschel, opposed Anita Hagen. Henschel was a member of the Citizens Assembly on Election Reform. He was chosen at random to participate. He reminds us that the assembly was brought together by the government to give recommendations on electoral reform after recent elections ( for example in 2001 when the Liberals won all but 2 seats with 53% of the popular … [Read more...] about BC-STV Debate Follows All Candidates Event.
New Westminster Debate
In response to this question from the public, NDP candidate Dawn Black, the recently elected federal MP for the NDP references the illness of current NDP MLA Chuck Puchmayr as a driving force in her decision to leave federal politics and enter the Provincial race. This election posed too many important issues to allow the traditionally NDP riding to go to another party. Green … [Read more...] about Excuse me, Ms. Black, what about this byelection?
Question from the public on BC Rail. When will we get some answers? What about Patrick Kinsella? What about the Premier' s Promise? Carole Millar offers the BC Liberal non-answer: "That is before the courts." The hall erupts with jeering and cat calls. NDP's Dawn Black enters the fray, strongly condemning the BC Liberals and reminding everyone that the Premier promised not to … [Read more...] about Hey! What About the BC Rail Fiasco?