“Elections determine who is in power, but they do not determine how power is used.” ― Paul Collier

It’s been the worst luck – or the best depending on your perspective – that the lingering  night cough and laryngitis from the cold I had in the end of October, has kept me from actively blogging as much as I would like to about the election this year. Depending on what day you catchContinue reading “Elections determine who is in power, but they do not determine how power is used.” ― Paul Collier

“Politics: A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.” Ambrose Bierce

Normally at this time of year, political chatter dies down as politicians and media take their vacations and give everyone a much needed break. In Surrey however, the political scene just keeps heating up, as former Surrey mayor Doug McCallum tossed his hat officially into the ring again today. To the thousands of new SurreyContinue reading “Politics: A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.” Ambrose Bierce

With more opportunity, comes more opportunists… ~Amy Gardener

I know many of you are waiting impatiently for my new post on a major issue involving one of my favorite contractors, but after reading something in a news story here in Surrey, I couldn’t let this pass. Former Liberal MLA and frequent political candidate Brenda Locke, has announced that she is going to runContinue reading With more opportunity, comes more opportunists… ~Amy Gardener