Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s manufactured farmland crisis dies on the vine

Farmers no longer ‘persons’ to the Agricultural Land Commission

B.C. VIEWS: Get up earlier, Americans control your clock too

B.C. must wait for Trump to decide on Daylight Saving Time

COLUMN: Think B.C.’s employer health tax doesn’t affect you? Think again

Richard Truscott with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business talks about the payroll tax

  • Mar 9, 2019

I think the cold is making me cranky

It’s not Festivus yet, but allow me to air a couple of…

COLUMN: National internet access plan needed in next federal budget

Garth Frizzell is a Councillor for the City of Prince George and Second Vice President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

  • Mar 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

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Living and dying with dignity

Yme Woensdregt In my column last week, I wrote about Medical Assistance…

  • Mar 1, 2019

Don’t wipe your feet on my cow rug

I have a dark secret to confess, friends. I am addicted to…

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

If the NDP wins, the Liberals win

Politics are so very complicated

B.C. VIEWS: Power politics wins over rational energy policy

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

Companies, and persons, of means

While we seem to have dodged an provincial election for the moment,…

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

Western mood ring color: Black

The Western provinces are disgruntled, friends. Perturbed. Annoyed. Frustrated. Mood ring color:…

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

A step away from the razor’s edge

Well, well, well. Isn’t this an interesting turn of events? The NDP…

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

It’s a Legislative emergency! Get the wood splitter!

Well there appears to be some agreement in the BC Legislature. MLAs,…

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jan 20, 2019