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Gordon Campbell

Outgoing Premier Gordon Campbell's contribution to sport remembered

On the tail of Gordon Campbell's resignation, British Columbians are left to look back over the highs and lows of his political career. The HST may have been one of the last nails in his coffin, but...

Gordon Campbell's tax cut wrong

Let's face it, when the economy's in trouble, or he is, the premier has only one tired strategy to shore things up: cut taxes.  Whatever the real problems are, this is his default strategy....

Premier expected to give B.C. school boards the pink slip

A Vancouver School Board trustee has told the Vancouver Observer that there is speculation Premier Gordon Campbell may announce in his public address tonight plans to fire elected school boards in B....

HST sales job: just another questionable deal in John Les' career?

John Les is the new parliamentary secretary for HST information. It’s worth an extra 15 grand a year -- a little gift from Premier Gordon Campbell to John. It comes as no surprise that Campbell...

Why the BC Rail deal sucks. And why you should care.

It was the beginning of the end when the Basi Virk lawyers won the right to ask Martyn Brown about Kelly Reichart and Kevin deBruyckere. It was bad news for the prosecution and worse news for former

Why I'll support Carole James for B.C. Premier

Last night, unable to sleep, I picked up my copy of Jonathan Franzen’s new book, Freedom.  Close to the end I came across this line about one of the minor characters: “Like so many people who...

Kash Heed fibbed?

It wasn't on his radar, just his desk.

Gary Collins, we hardly knew ye

Up next at the BC Rail trial, former minister and current lobbyist Gary Collins?

Gordon Campbell says early HST referendum is best

There are a lot of strong voices supporting an early referendum on the HST. But none as powerful as Gordon Campbell’s, arguing in the original debate on the bill.