B.C. MLAs Show Us Their Receipts

Starting September 1, B.C.’s legislative management committee will start to post their expenses (including receipts) online. Alberta has a similar system in use, where their MLAs regularly share their expenses with the public – even breaking them down into categories and supporting them with receipts. Recent indiscretions by MLAs in other Canadian provinces have inspired … Continued

Kinder Morgan Proposal: Is There a Transparency Problem?

Last month, it was announced that Kinder Morgan has submitted a formal proposal for another pipeline set to run through B.C.  They hope to get approval for a $5.4 billion expansion of the Trans Mountain Pipeline, which would triple its capacity.  This comes on the heels of Kinder Morgan’s highly publicized $6.5 billion Northern Gateway … Continued