2013 BC election

Women make up one-third of the legislature, but does that mean a win for women in BC?

It's been one week since the BC election, which saw not only the victory of a female Premier, but also 29 women who won seats in the Legislative Assembly. But does having more female representation...

Beautiful day to be an oil CEO, bad day to be a duck

Liberals upset NDP. Election results upset water fowl.

David Eby takes over Christy Clark's seat, credits environmental goals and local focus

Christy Clark won the provincial election for her Liberal party, but she didn’t win her own seat. The NDP's David Eby, 37, defeated her in Vancouver-Point Grey by a margin of 785 votes, a wide enough...

BC Liberal supporters celebrate as party wins unexpected majority

Loyal BC Liberal supporters gathered at the Sheraton Wall Centre in Vancouver on Tuesday night and watched as election results trickled in — starting off strong for the Liberals. Supporters were...
BC Provincial election 2013

BC provincial election: the cool kids have voted early

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At Board of Change debate, four BC pols ruminate on how to keep public happy

There were four "old white men" on stage, moderator Robb Lucy said, apologetically.  "Five!" corrected a heckler, to a joking glare from Lucy. Their banter set the tone for an evening of comedic...

Candidates gang up on Liberals' TransLink referendum plan at all-party forum on transportation

The all-party transportation forum was largely a polite, friendly affair; moderator Shauna Sylvester described the audience and the candidates as “very Canadian.” But all the opposition candidates...

BC Election 2013: As campaign heats up, NDP shows its cards

After almost a dozen years in political purgatory but now consistently leading in public opinion polls, the New Democratic Party (NDP) is fine-tuning its official platform in the countdown to the BC...