Tag Archives: BC Election 2013

Prediction time

I’m terrible at predictions, always letting my emotions run amok through the fields, leaving my reason bereft in the ditch. So today, I use a few tricks such as stealing my base from threehundredeight.com and augmenting it with my own … Continue reading

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A vote for and a vote against

I’m a partisan.  I’ve been a New Democrat since I heard Dave Barrett speak about our province and his vision for it in 1972. But for crying out loud, please shoot me if I ever turn into one of those … Continue reading

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The Red Light factor

I’m out of the country and off the internet more than I’m on it – a ‘get away from the cancer’ trip – but I logged on last night and read the Sun interview with Christy Clark. And I have … Continue reading

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Week One: the campaign double standard

The double standard is in full swing. That’s my conclusion based on the first five days of campaign reporting. Christy Clark is allowed to skate away from all content and glad hand through events with a mouthful of shaky “messages” … Continue reading

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Polls, polls, polls

Read the papers, listen to the radio and pay attention to the pundits and you’d think the BC Liberals are closing in on the BCNDP. But follow the numbers –  like threehundredeight.com does – and you’ll see that’s not true. In … Continue reading

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What Do BC Liberals Really Think?

The Jordan Bateman story is the most visible of the “what do BC Liberals really think” stories.  Out in the real world, which every day moves further away from the Premier’s Office and BC Liberal Caucus offices, even hard core … Continue reading

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