Last night I took a few moments before bed to re-read the older posts I’ve written on past spending and accounting scandals in the legislature, because I couldn’t stop thinking about the 17 people alleged to have been let go for raising concerns about spending or procedure. We will get back to that shortly, butContinue reading No more excuses: How the LAMC failed British Columbians…and why it must become accountable once and for all.
If you haven’t followed the latest #bcpoli scandal, there is quite a story brewing in Victoria….and I thought it might be a good time to look back at how the legislature has been operating for nearly a decade, and what they have done to fix it. This week, the story broke that two top BCContinue reading Throwback Thursday: A bit of history on BC legislature accounting practices…or lack thereof
It’s not often I open up the blog to guest posts. But when I do it’s because 1) I have asked them,they didn’t come to me… and 2) I think it’s something readers need to see, hear or consider. Long time readers well know that I have always had a dream of more independents inContinue reading Guest Post: Let’s reimagine politics in BC
And oftentimes excusing of a fault Doth make the fault the worse by the excuse. ~William Shakespeare Partisan snipes from both sides of the house have been fairly silent today on twitter and for good reason: once again, hypocrisy is the governing force of the legislature as news of taxpayer funded trips for both NDP andContinue reading Politics without principle 2.0: “Just because you can,doesn’t mean you should”