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B.C. NDP throws Clark under the bus

Campaign season is underway in British Columbia, where the opposition New Democrats are going after incumbent Premier Christy Clark and the not-liberal B.C. Liberals, hoping to end their majority after fifteen years out of power. “Liberal fundraising has come under scrutiny for the volume and size of contributions from large corporate donors – and the government’s refusal to impose limits,” notes The Globe and Mail.