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    Rafe: NDP-Greens good to govern – but beware Weaver’s IPP support

    BC's NDP-Green partnership can survive and govern, says Rafe Mair, but when it comes to cleaning up the Liberals' biggest mess - BC Hydro and its virtual bankruptcy by private power projects - Premier John Horgan must beware An...


    Rafe: NDP-Green pact should mean good riddance to Kinder Morgan, but Liberal opposition won’t make life easy

    John Horgan and Andrew Weaver's NDP-Green pact is good news for the environment and BC's fiscal health, but the Liberal Opposition can still make life very difficult for them, says Rafe Mair.



    Rafe Mair: Rachel Notley can go to hell for threatening BC over pipeline

    Rachel Notley says BC has no right to turn down pipelines from Alberta. Lifelong British Columbian and constitutional expert Rafe Mair says she can go to hell.


    Rafe: Weaver would be crazy to make pact with Christy; NDP should have nailed Libs on economy, LNG

    Rafe Mair offers his post-election thoughts: Andrew Weaver should stay far away from any deal with Christy Clark; Horgan and the NDP missed a golden opportunity in not hammering the Liberals more on their true economic record -...



    Green Party campaign manager quit over Andrew Weaver’s bullying, bad policies

    The inside story of how one Green Party campaign manager resigned over leader Andrew Weaver's bullying attitude and bad policies. “I can’t support the BC Green Party because of Andrew Weaver", says Troy Grant.


    Why the BC Liberal economic record is actually worse than the NDP’s in 90’s

    Debt, jobs, affordability: How the NDP of the 90's actually outperformed the BC Liberals in key areas of the economy.



    Rafe: It’s got to be the NDP to replace Lyin’ Liberals…but LNG complicates matters

    Rafe Mair is backing the NDP to replace the disastrous Liberals, but in his own riding of Howe Sound, Woodfibre LNG complicates matters.


    Rafe: Christy Clark’s LNG promises are nothing but hot air

    Leading experts debunk Christy Clark and the hot air she's been spewing about LNG.



    Rafe Mair: How Liberal myths about the NDP distort BC’s political history

    Rafe Mair cuts through the myths, offering an honest history of BC politics.


    Economist: Thanks to Liberals, BC is Canada’s most indebted province

    Under the BC Liberal Government, BC has become Canada's most indebted province. Some legacy for a bunch that brags about "controlling spending". Economist Erik Andersen explains.