And so the punishment begins….and parents are the target.

As we talked about following yesterday post, it seems the government has an agenda to punish those who voted against the HST.  Although Falcon committed to preserving “core” education services ( and what exactly does that mean?) cuts to outside services that aid parents have already begun, with this letter sent to the BC Confederation of Parents AdvisoryContinue reading And so the punishment begins….and parents are the target.

Premier Gordon Campbell tosses loonie at striking paramedic – and proves one mans joke is another mans insult

(****Update:  It appears the great Canwest spin machine  is at work again. I woke up this morning to find a story in the Province online where the Liberal campaign manager for the candidate in the area suddenly feels the need to come forward and discredit the incident and the Paramedics claim to insult. http://www.theprovince.com/Striking+paramedics+claim+Campbell+insulted+them/1574478/story.html HeyContinue reading Premier Gordon Campbell tosses loonie at striking paramedic – and proves one mans joke is another mans insult

Ongoing B.C. Hospitals Crisis contributing to lack of public confidence in health care

Code orange at Surrey Memorial Hospital. Kelowna hospital sounds code purple dues to overcrowding. Man sustains injuries in hospital stay and it goes undiagnosed. Maternity patients transferred out of province, and out of country. Surgeries cancelled on a daily basis. B.C.’s health care system has been slowly deteriorating for quite along time, and recent headlines Continue reading Ongoing B.C. Hospitals Crisis contributing to lack of public confidence in health care