With a coffee in hand, and two children sleepy with flu settled to ride out their fevers cuddled on the living room sofas, I was finally able to sit down for a few minutes to try and write a quick post of things that came across my desk this week. Except that instead of posting immediately, I headed over to RossK's place first, … Continue reading “Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed.” ~ William Faulkner
Good evening, my loyal friends and readers! I have to thank all of you for your continued patience and let you know how much I appreciate your faithful stops even though the pages here have remained vacant of posts for some time. All I can say is that sometimes life lobs you a hard-ball, and then … Continue reading At long last, a return to Bits and Bites,Tuesday June 8th, 2010
Part 2 of the 4 part series currently being published online at The Legislature Raids is a must read for this rainy weekend, so grab a hot drink and settle yourself down for a wild ride. " BC Premier's Public/Private P3 Lifestyle " is the latest of installments that takes a deeper look at the … Continue reading ” Campbell’s cellmate: The story The Sun wouldn’t publish”
Guest commentary by BC Mary The Campbell Government is good at dating. They nailed three election campaigns just right. They've managed to delay the date of the Basi Virk trial for 3 years and counting. Their CanWest minions made it clear, after July's spectacular Supreme Court Sessions, that we could sleep peacefully on a beach … Continue reading Say, Gordo … Is this a date?
First, let me say that my recent blog post titled : " The Key to the B.C. Rail Sale lies in Premier Gordon Campbell's beginnings in real estate and land development."has become the second most viewed post in the two year history of this blog with a total of 22,435 individual and unique views!! Think … Continue reading 70 things Gordon Campbell still hasn’t told the public about the sale of BC Rail. Or the rest of the government.
~ In a shocking revelation heard in B.C. Supreme Court yesterday, George Copley (Lawyer for the Premier and Cabinet) said that the 4 years of emails requested by the defence as evidence in the BC Rail case, cannot be found and may have been erased - despite the fact that the law requires them to be kept … Continue reading Bits and Bites – SPECIAL B.C. RAIL EDITION – Wednesday June 24th, 2009:
BC Mary, author of The Legislature Raids, has posted some stunning new revelations from former BC Liberal MLA Paul Nettleton,who was one of the few individuals who battled hard to stop the sale of BC Rail before it actually occurred. This is the latest in a series surrounding the relevance of Campbells right hand lady, Lara Dauphinee, to … Continue reading ” It can’t be easy for Lara Dauphinee…But what about the rest of B.C.? ”
BC Mary has brought us another installment in her series on Gordon Campbell's Chief of Staff /Executive Assistant , Lara Ann Dauphinee and explores another of the many questions surrounding her position and it's entitlements.... Here's an excerpt: " A family vacation When Gordon Campbell went to Europe to "explore new approaches to improve" how … Continue reading New on The Legislature Raids: ” Can anyone do these two jobs at once: Deputy Chief of Staff and Executive Assistant?”
There is one thing I have such a big problem with, and that is hypocrisy. You know what I mean, the one that stands there and preaches one thing and then does another when you aren't looking. A la John van Dongan and his need for speed. But our good old Premier is right up … Continue reading What Would You Think If I Told you that your Carbon taxing,allegedly enviro-friendly, eco savior premier wanted to let oil tankers travel up and down the Beautiful BC Coastline – all to transport oil from Canada\’s biggest embaressment, the Alberta Tar sands?
And if I were you, I would click on this link IMMEDIATELY to find out what it is.....Ok. Let me give you a hint first.... It has something to do with Gordon Campbell. And something to do with one of his staff. Curious? Check it out.... http://www.bctrialofbasi-virk.blogspot.com