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Another Government Watchdog gets the boot

Tweet I heard it from Laila Yuile, who got it from some newspaper with a paywall…

”John Doyle, the tough Auditor-general who has taken the B.C. Liberal government to task on everything from access to documents related to the Basi-Virk political corruption case to B.C. Hydro’s highly controversial use of deferral accounts, appears . . . → Read More: Another Government Watchdog gets the boot

Christy Clark’s BS Budget

Tweet Kevin Falcon, BC’s soon to be unemployed Finance Minister tabled his “Prudent and Responsible” Budget today.  Which would be fine, if it were true, but it’s not. The reason his budget is complete and utter bullshit is his plan to privatize one of BCs few remaining moneymaking corporations, the Liquor Distribution Branch.  . . . → Read More: Christy Clark’s BS Budget

Industrial Disease

Tweet Meet the Feller Buncher.  This is a technological wonder.  It looks like a great big dirty machine, but don’t be fooled.  This is the future of the forest industry in BC.  This little technological breakthrough has replaced the labour of 10 men.  It can fall, limb, stack, load…it can virtually put the . . . → Read More: Industrial Disease

Rich Coleman and the BC L(aundering) Corporation

Tweet Hi friends, I’m back.   Interesting story today brought to you by our own CBC News, via a Freedom of Information request (note to promedia, remember FOI requests?  Very good material!).  Thank you CBC!   NDP blasts alleged B.C. casino cash laundering  

The B.C. NDP is crying foul after a CBC . . . → Read More: Rich Coleman and the BC L(aundering) Corporation