Tag Archives: Suzanne Anton

Stenography wins, you lose

Jeff Lee managed to obscure more than he reported yesterday in his front page piece on the resignation of David Podmore at the BC Pavilion Corporation.  But that’s to be expected when you’re taking dictation from a BC Liberal cabinet … Continue reading

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Sun: Socialist hordes are on the march

“In 2008 he became Vancouver’s 44th mayor, sweeping in a Vision Vancouver council very much with a “build it and they will come” socialist agenda trimmed heavily in green. Now he’s aiming for re-election, wanting to continue Vision’s vision for … Continue reading

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NPA on expanded gambling: every which way but straight up

Vision Vancouver’s announcement that it will oppose gaming expansion in Vancouver will, to paraphrase CityCaucus, test the NPA’s solidarity. NPA council candidate Sean Bickerton made his name on opposition to the plan to more than double slot machines and other … Continue reading

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A new Anton flipflop: Just how desperate is the NPA?

“What this is doing is demonstrating our commitment, and forming a partnership with the provincial government.”  Clr. Suzanne Anton, March 14, 2007 “Anton charged that city housing set up for the homeless is not even going for the homeless – … Continue reading

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Worst interview, ever

Marcella Munro sent me the link to Stephen Quin’s interview with newly minted NPA mayoral candidate by acclamation Suzanne Anton. Good thing she doesn’t have to convince NPA members, wherever they are. The campaign hasn’t even started and the NPA … Continue reading

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Up, up and…. oh dear…

Just back from a roadtrip with the middle child.  And I missed something big this week – Suzanne Anton’s jump off the civic cliff. Base jumping without a parachute.  That takes guts. But, who knows?  Maybe she’ll change her mind … Continue reading

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The NPA says its sorry

“The financial and schedule risks assumed by the City with respect to the Olympic Village remain unchanged”. The lead in the NPA’s last official press release , November 6, 2008 “NPA Councillor Suzanne Anton said that it’s clear now that … Continue reading

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Hey NPA, where are you?

A version of this story appeared in the Vancouver Observer “Just when you thought they were cryogenically frozen only to be reawakened after Armageddon, Vancouver’s NPA might be getting its mojo back just in time for the 2011 election.  The … Continue reading

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NPAer on NPA fundraiser. Ouch!

A version of this story is on the Vancouver Observer. Two nights ago the NPA put on a fundraising dinner at the Italian Community Centre.  Wish I could have been there, but you know…. my hair, kinda dirty.  Thank god, … Continue reading

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Bikes: You don’t have to be afraid

As seen on the Vancouver Observer I love the NPA on bikes.  Well, not actually on bikes.  That would scare me.  I mean on the subject of bikes.  On that they remind me of George Bush…  ‘No, no I have … Continue reading

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