Athletes seek it, why wouldn’t politicians try and do the same?
by Dermod Travis It was a pretty safe bet going into election night that regardless of how the vote broke that there were four words from Premier Christy Clark’s 2013 victory speech which would be left unsaid this year: “Well, that was easy.” Read full story (5 Comments)
by Dermod Travis, Earlier this month the 2016 donation numbers for B.C.’s political parties were filed with Elections B.C. and, not unexpectedly, it was another bumper crop for the B.C. Liberals. Read full story (No Comments)
by Dermod Travis, F. Scott Fitzgerald once wrote: “Our lives are defined by opportunities, even the ones we miss.” It’s the missed opportunities over the 2012 healthy ministry firings that will forever haunt the B.C. government. Read full story (3 Comments)
by Dermod Travis B.C. politics already has its dark money – donations that are difficult to trace back to an actual donor – but the free for all when it comes to political fundraising in the province has given rise to a murky practice: raising campaign cash from some dark corners of the world. Read full story (9 Comments)
Some food for thought for 2017 Read full story (18 Comments)