BC Election 2017

NDP vow to begin planning for second Surrey hospital

NDP vow to begin planning for second Surrey hospital

NDP accuse Liberals of ignoring Surrey growth while Liberals call hospital announcement ‘desperate’

NDP vow to begin planning for second Surrey hospital
ELECTION 2017: Medical premiums and promises

ELECTION 2017: Medical premiums and promises

MSP is not only a tax, it’s a payroll tax for nearly half of those subject to it

ELECTION 2017: Medical premiums and promises
Advance voting starts Saturday

Advance voting starts Saturday

There will be six days of advance voting prior to B.C.’s general election day on May 9

Advance voting starts Saturday
Four of six candidates invited to PH2H’s all-candidates forum were featured at Gracepoint Community Church Tuesday evening, while independents joined the crowd. Aaron Hinks photo

Surrey-White Rock, Surrey South candidates discuss homelessness, affordable housing

All-candidates forum directs provincial candidates’ attention to homelessness

Four of six candidates invited to PH2H’s all-candidates forum were featured at Gracepoint Community Church Tuesday evening, while independents joined the crowd. Aaron Hinks photo
ELECTION 2017: Parties try to get a grip on B.C.’s overdose deaths

ELECTION 2017: Parties try to get a grip on B.C.’s overdose deaths

The Greens pledge big funding, B.C. NDP wants a new ministry and B.C. Liberals commit to more beds

ELECTION 2017: Parties try to get a grip on B.C.’s overdose deaths
BC Liberal Leader Christy Clark, BC NDP Leader John Horgan, and BC Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver debated each other on TV Wednesday night in Vancouver. Image credit: CBC Broadcast Consortium

B.C. leaders square off in TV debate

Christy Clark, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver battle it out ahead of May 9 election

BC Liberal Leader Christy Clark, BC NDP Leader John Horgan, and BC Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver debated each other on TV Wednesday night in Vancouver. Image credit: CBC Broadcast Consortium
ELECTION 2017: Parties debate child care

ELECTION 2017: Parties debate child care

B.C. NDP and Green Party look to subsidize daycare costs while the B.C. Liberals aim to add spaces

ELECTION 2017: Parties debate child care
ELECTION 2017: In Surrey-Newton, NDP’s Harry Bains wins (VIDEO)

ELECTION 2017: In Surrey-Newton, NDP’s Harry Bains wins (VIDEO)

“I’m really, really humbled by the support I get in the community,” Bains told the Now-Leader.

  • Apr 25, 2017
ELECTION 2017: In Surrey-Newton, NDP’s Harry Bains wins (VIDEO)
SURREY RIDING PROFILES: Surrey-Newton might be small, but it carries a punch

SURREY RIDING PROFILES: Surrey-Newton might be small, but it carries a punch

Over the years, Surrey-Newton occasionally toggled from NDP to the right, but has largely been dominated by the NDP.

SURREY RIDING PROFILES: Surrey-Newton might be small, but it carries a punch
BC ELECTION 2017: Three former rivals go for round two in Surrey-Fleetwood

BC ELECTION 2017: Three former rivals go for round two in Surrey-Fleetwood

Peter Fassbender, Jagrup Brar and Tim Binnema squared off in the last provincial election

BC ELECTION 2017: Three former rivals go for round two in Surrey-Fleetwood
NDP candidate Bruce Ralston has been re-elected in the Surrey-Whalley riding. (file photo)

ELECTION 2017: In Surrey-Whalley, Ralston is re-elected once again (VIDEO)

Voters of the riding usually elect a New Democratic Party MLA

  • Apr 25, 2017
NDP candidate Bruce Ralston has been re-elected in the Surrey-Whalley riding. (file photo)
NDP candidate Garry Begg has won in the riding of Surrey-Guildford. (file photo)

ELECTION 2017: In Surrey-Guildford, ‘a new sheriff in town’ as retired Surrey RCMP inspector Begg wins for NDP (VIDEO)

Surrey-Guildford was a new kid on the block heading into the general election

  • Apr 24, 2017
NDP candidate Garry Begg has won in the riding of Surrey-Guildford. (file photo)
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ELECTION 2017: No firm stance on marijuana from the three B.C. parties

Federal legislation leaves distribution and enforcement up to provinces

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The Ruskin Dam. (File photo)

ELECTION 2017: What’s up with BC Hydro rates?

B.C. party leaders are making conflicting promises on utility rates

The Ruskin Dam. (File photo)
A list of all-candidates meetings planned in Surrey

A list of all-candidates meetings planned in Surrey

Hear from your Surrey MLA candidates at these local events

A list of all-candidates meetings planned in Surrey
NDP leader John Horgan kicks off his party’s campaign in Surrey on Sunday. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)

John Horgan promises no bridge tolls and better jobs at NDP campaign kickoff

The NDP leader attacked the BC Liberals on education, jobs and their handling of Crown corporations

NDP leader John Horgan kicks off his party’s campaign in Surrey on Sunday. (Katya Slepian/Black Press)