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Pro-patio politician aims to quell Granville’s sidewalk chaos

July 9, 2013
Pro-patio politician aims to quell Granville’s sidewalk chaos

Three years after the City of Vancouver redesigned the downtown strip of Granville Street, Non-Partisan Association city councillor George Affleck says it needs to change. CBC | British Columbia News

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What makes a better politician: summer school

July 3, 2013

A program at the University of British Columbia hopes to fight what ails Canadian democracy by providing training to political hopefuls globeandmail – British Columbia

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Garde Gardom ‘impossible to dislike’

June 20, 2013

Former B.C. lieutenant-governor was a well-respected, fair-minded politician globeandmail – British Columbia

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Former B.C. politician Garde Gardom dead at 88

June 20, 2013
Former B.C. politician Garde Gardom dead at 88

Former B.C. lieutenant-governor and attorney general Garde Basil Gardom has died at the age of 88. CBC | British Columbia News

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Trudeau backs Clark’s opposition to Northern Gateway Pipeline

June 3, 2013
Trudeau backs Clark’s opposition to Northern Gateway Pipeline

Another high profile politician is speaking out against the proposed Northern Gateway Pipeline. Federal Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says he applauds the BC government’s stand on turning down the latest proposal for the 5.5 billion dollar pipeline. Trudeau gave his approval while speaking at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities Conference in Vancouver today. “The economic [...]

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