Tom Fletcher

NDP leadership runner-up Mike Farnworth (left) and other MLAs take the stage with Vancouver-Kingsway MLA Adrian Dix for his victory speech in Vancouver Sunday evening.

Dix wins B.C. NDP leadership

Vancouver-Kingsway Adrian Dix won the B.C. NDP leadership race Sunday, stressing his campaign theme of income inequality.

NDP leadership runner-up Mike Farnworth (left) and other MLAs take the stage with Vancouver-Kingsway MLA Adrian Dix for his victory speech in Vancouver Sunday evening.
Finance Minister Kevin Falcon

B.C. may offer more breaks on HST

The B.C. government is spending $1.7 million to finance a province-wide debate…

Finance Minister Kevin Falcon
Premier Christy Clark chaired a cabinet meeting in Vancouver Wednesday.

Clark to run in byelection May 11

Premier Christy Clark is running in a byelection in Vancouver-Point Grey on…

Premier Christy Clark chaired a cabinet meeting in Vancouver Wednesday.

Harcourt weighs in on NDP leadership race

As NDP members started voting in advance polls Monday, former Premier Mike…

NDP leadership candidates Adrian Dix

Urban members dominate NDP vote

VICTORIA – The B.C. NDP is completing its first one member-one vote…

NDP leadership candidates Adrian Dix
Premier Christy Clark has announced she will run for the B.C. Liberal nomination in Vancouver-Point Grey.

Fall B.C. election looks more likely

VICTORIA – The B.C. legislature is getting set for a spring session…

Premier Christy Clark has announced she will run for the B.C. Liberal nomination in Vancouver-Point Grey.
Former B.C. premier Mike Harcourt (left) worked with Rick Hansen's spinal cord research foundation after Harcourt was injured in a fall at his Pender Island home in 2002.

Harcourt weighs in on NDP leadership

Former Premier Mike Harcourt has joined the elder statesmen of the B.C.…

Former B.C. premier Mike Harcourt (left) worked with Rick Hansen's spinal cord research foundation after Harcourt was injured in a fall at his Pender Island home in 2002.
Ruskin Dam in the Fraser Valley created Hayward Lake

Old BC Hydro dams could be removed

Energy Minister Rich Coleman is exploring options to rein in BC Hydro…

Ruskin Dam in the Fraser Valley created Hayward Lake
NDP leadership candidates (from left) Dana Larsen

Simons drops out of NDP leadership race

With just over a week to go before B.C. NDP members pick…

NDP leadership candidates (from left) Dana Larsen
Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett draws a crowd at the legislature in November 2010 with his lengthy critique of former premier Gordon Campbell's leadership style.

Bennett returns to B.C. Liberal fold

Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett has been welcomed back into the B.C.…

Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett draws a crowd at the legislature in November 2010 with his lengthy critique of former premier Gordon Campbell's leadership style.
NDP leadership candidates Adrian Dix

NDP aims to bring back the ’90s

VICTORIA – It’s the most shopworn cliché of the B.C. Liberal government,…

NDP leadership candidates Adrian Dix
NDP MLAs Jenny Kwan

NDP’s Jenny Kwan backs Farnworth

Vancouver-Mount Pleasant MLA Jenny Kwan was instrumental in triggering the resignation of…

NDP MLAs Jenny Kwan
NDP leadership candidates (from left) Dana Larsen

‘NDP Idol’ contest aims for youth vote

About 400 NDP supporters packed a Victoria high school gym Thursday night…

NDP leadership candidates (from left) Dana Larsen
Former NDP finance ministers Paul Ramsey and Elizabeth Cull

NDP veterans endorse Horgan for leader

NDP leadership contender John Horgan has been endorsed by key figures from…

Former NDP finance ministers Paul Ramsey and Elizabeth Cull
Nanaimo MLA Leonard Krog (left) endorses Port Coquitlam MLA Mike Farnworth for the NDP leadership.

B.C. NDP leadership into home stretch

Port Coquitlam MLA Mike Farnworth unveiled his ninth endorsement Wednesday, as the…

Nanaimo MLA Leonard Krog (left) endorses Port Coquitlam MLA Mike Farnworth for the NDP leadership.
The decade that won't go away in our political debate.

That ’70s political show, again

VICTORIA – As the federal parliament slid once again into partisan mayhem,…

The decade that won't go away in our political debate.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper makes a family tax break announcement with the Wellburn family of Saanich Monday.

Harper tax cut too slow, rivals say

Conservative leader Stephen Harper used his B.C. campaign swing Monday to offer a new income-splitting plan for families, but his rivals were quick to note that the proposed implementation is years away.

Prime Minister Stephen Harper makes a family tax break announcement with the Wellburn family of Saanich Monday.
Attorney General Barry Penner

June mail-in vote on keeping HST

The B.C. government has chosen the quickest, cheapest way of deciding whether…

Attorney General Barry Penner
Premier Christy Clark and Community

Clark restores some gambling grants

Premier Christy Clark made good on her campaign promise to restore $15…

Premier Christy Clark and Community
Port Coquitlam MLA Mike Farnworth

Poll suggests it will be Clark v. Farnworth

Premier Christy Clark has extended her party's lead over the NDP to…

Port Coquitlam MLA Mike Farnworth