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#BCPoliTalk: Linda Annis on Surrey police, transit, and ride-hailing

#BCPoliTalk: Linda Annis on Surrey police, transit, and ride-hailing

February 10, 2020

In this episode, Linda Annis, Surrey City Councillor and, some say, unofficial opposition to the Mayor. Linda and the Mayor do not see eye to eye on the police force, Uber, the City budget and its lack of attention to maintaining appropriate resources for fire and other emergency departments.

#BCPoliTalk: Ellis Ross on First Nations, LNG, and the urban/rural divide

#BCPoliTalk: Ellis Ross on First Nations, LNG, and the urban/rural divide

February 2, 2020

In this episode, Ellis Ross, the MLA for Skeena. Ellis is the opposition critic for LNG and Resource Opportunities and he has a particular interest in the relationship between First Nations and the development of the energy sector.

#BCPoliTalk: Jas Johal

#BCPoliTalk: Jas Johal

January 29, 2020

In this episode, Jas Johal, the MLA for Richmond-Queensborough. Jas is the opposition ICBC critic and he has a particular interest in the energy sector.

We start by getting Jas’ take on the potential of an election. The answer is an election could happen at any moment but Jas says it may very well be out of the Premier’s hands when it comes to calling an election. He says there are too many variables in play to know for sure.

#BCPoliTalk: Ravi Kahlon on Ridesharing and Natural Resources in BC

#BCPoliTalk: Ravi Kahlon on Ridesharing and Natural Resources in BC

January 19, 2020

In this episode, Ravi Kalhon, the MLA for Delta North. Ravi is the Parliamentary Secretary for Forests. Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development.

In this episode, we dig into much of his broad range of responsibilities.  We also dive into a discussion about the effect of former Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver’s resignation from his role and his party will have on the “Confidence and Supply Agreement” with the NDP. 

#BCPoliTalk: Vaughn Palmer on BC politics in 2020

#BCPoliTalk: Vaughn Palmer on BC politics in 2020

January 10, 2020

What's up ahead for politics in British Columbia in 2020? Will the BC NDP call an election? What about the Green Party leadership? Will the BC Liberals make a comeback?