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BC VIEWS: Voter’s guide to carbon taxes

NDP's John Horgan has completed his transition to climate warrior, now that Justin Trudeau has made it mandatory

  • Feb 7th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Zombie HST and other tax tales

Could some version of the harmonized sales tax return to B.C.? If Christy Clark is re-elected, it's possible

  • Feb 21st, 2017

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

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          BC VIEWS: Forest policies need to add up

          Log exports to China have surged along with lumber sales, which are far more valuable and keep sawmills going

          • Apr 4th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Politicians can’t direct innovation

          Ottawa has more than 140 programs to encourage innovation, and B.C. is getting on the bandwagon

          • Mar 28th, 2017

          Wayne’s World: On representing Kootenay-Columbia

          MP Wayne Stetski writes about the challenges a large riding like Kootenay-Columbia

          Wayne’s World: On the budget, legislation and Jim Hillyer

          MP Wayne Stetski writes about the budget, upcoming legislation and the death of MP Jim Hillyer.

          • Apr 11th, 2016

          Wayne’s World: One year since the election

          Kootenay-Columbia MP Wayne Stetski writes about his experience in Parliament on year after being elected.

          Wayne’s World: Stand on guard for thee

          Wayne Stetski, MP for Kootenay-Columbia, writes about his recent trip to Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Latvia and Poland

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

          Christy Clark, John Horgan trade nonsense allegations about softwood lumber

          COLUMN: Farm changes a great leap forward

          Restrictions on retail sales from farms and passing on operation to the next generation are a case study in arbitrary state control

          COLUMN: Province needs to restore Conservation Officer

          Last Friday's incident in which a bear was killed after becoming treed downtown highlights the need for a Conservation Officer in Revelstoke

          ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

          Greens’ Andrew Weaver will want to see carbon tax increased

          Getting ‘big money’ out of politics

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

          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

          Wayne’s World: Softwood lumber dispute could have been avoided

          Kootenay-Columbia MP Wayne Stetski says Canada needs to fight Donald Trump on softwood lumber tariffs

          • May 16th, 2017

          ELECTION 2017: This is your election on TV

          Campaigns are no time to discuss serious issues

          ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

          Greens’ Andrew Weaver will want to see carbon tax increased

          Can we get ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics?

          Christy Clark’s money machine, third parties roll on