49895
46694

Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby maryjane48 » Sep 7th, 2017, 12:27 pm


Cactusflower likes this post.
User avatar
maryjane48
Buddha of the Board
 
Posts: 17124
Likes: 10586 posts
Liked in: 2658 posts
Joined: May 28th, 2010, 6:58 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby Veovis » Sep 7th, 2017, 2:00 pm

Gotta keep digging and slinging mud when you know the horse you tied to is a dud.....keep that election gear going......or they could actually try to govern at some point.
Veovis
Guru
 
Posts: 5348
Likes: 675 posts
Liked in: 3312 posts
Joined: Apr 19th, 2007, 2:11 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby maryjane48 » Sep 7th, 2017, 2:12 pm

Veovis wrote:Gotta keep digging and slinging mud when you know the horse you tied to is a dud.....keep that election gear going......or they could actually try to govern at some point.

right. where did all the money go . now we know thatcthe clark apoligists dont care about corruption but im willing to bet that the rest of bc does. we know that *removed* some are starting to worry what might get uncovered .
Last edited by ferri on Sep 7th, 2017, 4:52 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: Making it personal

Cactusflower likes this post.
User avatar
maryjane48
Buddha of the Board
 
Posts: 17124
Likes: 10586 posts
Liked in: 2658 posts
Joined: May 28th, 2010, 6:58 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby Dizzy1 » Sep 7th, 2017, 2:37 pm

This is what happens when you have a governing party that has no platform to stand on. Keep wasting money on reviews and investigations that lead no where. I pray for the day that they actually sit down and start governing and show us something tangible how to make the people of this Province be in better place.
Nobody wants to hear your opinion. They just want to hear their own opinion coming out of your mouth.

2 people like this post.
User avatar
Dizzy1
Walks on Forum Water
 
Posts: 10457
Likes: 4251 posts
Liked in: 4838 posts
Joined: Feb 12th, 2011, 1:56 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby Rider59 » Sep 7th, 2017, 2:47 pm

Dizzy1 wrote:This is what happens when you have a governing party that has no platform to stand on. Keep wasting money on reviews and investigations that lead no where. I pray for the day that they actually sit down and start governing and show us something tangible how to make the people of this Province be in better place.


Careful what you wish for my friend. Careful :130:

2 people like this post.
Rider59
Board Meister
 
Posts: 452
Likes: 290 posts
Liked in: 418 posts
Joined: Aug 17th, 2016, 9:02 am

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby maryjane48 » Sep 7th, 2017, 3:59 pm

since my last post on this was ignorred we will try again. where did the extra money go because the contractor says they never got it. 300 million just go poof ? or into clarks bank account ? hmmmm
User avatar
maryjane48
Buddha of the Board
 
Posts: 17124
Likes: 10586 posts
Liked in: 2658 posts
Joined: May 28th, 2010, 6:58 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby Cactusflower » Sep 7th, 2017, 4:30 pm

This is just the beginning of the public inquiries into the BC Liberal corruption that will fill the news for the coming months. Perhaps even the Province, the Sun, Global, and Castanet will be forced to publish some of it.

A lot of folks, especially the miserly right-wingers on these threads, are opposed to our public broadcaster and want CBC cut off from public funding, even shut down completely. Why? Because CBC cannot be manipulated like other privately funded news outlets. I think CBC is worth its weight in gold, and I'm happy to contribute some of my tax dollars to it. Time and time again, CBC has investigated government and corporate fraud and other nefarious misdeeds. They are sometimes our only hope of keeping these corrupted institutions in check.

The Port Mann Bridge was actually $572 million over the original price of $2.39 Billion. If that wasn't bad enough, the BC Liberals only released documents requested by the CBC two weeks after the May election, seven months after the documents were requested. The Port Mann debt is projected to hit $4.2 Billion this fiscal year, and is losing $100 million a year.

The CBC have done a great job of investigating this boondoggle, and Andrew Weaver has requested a public inquiry. What I would like to see is a lawsuit filed against the BC Liberal Party by the taxpayers of B.C. They have millions sitting in their war chest just waiting to start another hard-hitting election campaign that their supporters will swallow like Quail's Gate wine.

Go get 'em, Weaver and Horgan tag-team!

3 people like this post.
Cactusflower
Übergod
 
Posts: 1825
Likes: 822 posts
Liked in: 405 posts
Joined: Aug 27th, 2017, 10:33 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby The Green Barbarian » Sep 7th, 2017, 4:56 pm

Cactusflower wrote:This is just the beginning of the public inquiries into the BC Liberal corruption that will fill the news for the coming months.


and when nothing is found, I assume that you are going to apologize for all of this fear-mongering?
3.7 cents kwh in alberta is a lie. The science is settled - wind turbines suck.

Not all leftists are stupid, but most stupid people are leftists.

Carrs Landing Viking likes this post.
User avatar
The Green Barbarian
Admiral HMS Castanet
 
Posts: 25044
Likes: 9965 posts
Liked in: 12243 posts
Joined: Sep 16th, 2010, 8:13 am

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby Dizzy1 » Sep 7th, 2017, 5:09 pm

Hmmm let's see.

They wanted the project expedited. That means more employees, overtime, extra equipment sources and brought in. Wow, that's a tough one to figure out.
Nobody wants to hear your opinion. They just want to hear their own opinion coming out of your mouth.

5 people like this post.
User avatar
Dizzy1
Walks on Forum Water
 
Posts: 10457
Likes: 4251 posts
Liked in: 4838 posts
Joined: Feb 12th, 2011, 1:56 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby Walking Wounded » Sep 7th, 2017, 5:27 pm

Dizzy1 wrote:Hmmm let's see.

They wanted the project expedited. That means more employees, overtime, extra equipment sources and brought in. Wow, that's a tough one to figure out.

For some it obviously is just to difficult for them to comprehend, but that's what happens when you buy into the NDP, you forget basic math.

Carrs Landing Viking likes this post.
User avatar
Walking Wounded
Generalissimo Postalot
 
Posts: 767
Likes: 3736 posts
Liked in: 1008 posts
Joined: Aug 23rd, 2009, 10:25 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby flamingfingers » Sep 7th, 2017, 5:52 pm

Why are BC Lib faithful so against reviews of projects that the BC Liberals carried out?

Are they really afraid that evidence of corruption on the part of their beloved party may be uncovered?
Why do people who fancy themselves "fiscal conservatives" not scream at hidden debt accumulated in the past dozen years? Or, do they only object to spending on social programs?

3 people like this post.
User avatar
flamingfingers
Buddha of the Board
 
Posts: 19349
Likes: 5070 posts
Liked in: 5741 posts
Joined: Jul 9th, 2005, 7:56 am

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby mikest2 » Sep 7th, 2017, 6:19 pm

Cactusflower wrote:
The Port Mann debt is projected to hit $4.2 Billion this fiscal year, and is losing $100 million a year.

Go get 'em, Weaver and Horgan tag-team!


Good thing Comrade Horgan removed the tolls, that will help immensely with the annual losses...............good math
Once I thought I was wrong.....but I was mistaken...

3 people like this post.
mikest2
Generalissimo Postalot
 
Posts: 710
Likes: 444 posts
Liked in: 817 posts
Joined: Aug 7th, 2006, 9:00 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby The Green Barbarian » Sep 7th, 2017, 6:21 pm

Cactusflower wrote: What I would like to see is a lawsuit filed against the BC Liberal Party by the taxpayers of B.C.


I think this is a fantastic idea. And once the precedent is set that the taxpayers can go after political parties, the taxpayers of BC can sue the BC NDP and Adrian Dix and Glen Clark personally for the back-room deal they did in 1998 that screwed over BC taxpayers for hundreds of millions of dollars. I would also like to see the BC NDP sued for human rights violations for their disgusting sexist and racist nomination policies. Let's sue the pants off the BC Liberals and BC NDP! Both of these parties should be put in the dustbin of history! Both are horribly corrupt and don't deserve to govern!
3.7 cents kwh in alberta is a lie. The science is settled - wind turbines suck.

Not all leftists are stupid, but most stupid people are leftists.

Smurf likes this post.
User avatar
The Green Barbarian
Admiral HMS Castanet
 
Posts: 25044
Likes: 9965 posts
Liked in: 12243 posts
Joined: Sep 16th, 2010, 8:13 am

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby Cactusflower » Sep 7th, 2017, 6:52 pm

My, my......methinks Mr Weaver has touched a raw nerve or two, or three or more. This always happens when the BC Liberals get caught with their hands in the cookie jar. All of a sudden the fan club comes out in full force to try to defend the indefensible. It's really quite amusing to those who witness it on a regular basis.

I think I'll just sit back and enjoy the Weaver/Horgan tag-team match with whoever the BCLP puts in the ring this time.

flamingfingers likes this post.
Cactusflower
Übergod
 
Posts: 1825
Likes: 822 posts
Liked in: 405 posts
Joined: Aug 27th, 2017, 10:33 pm

Re: Weaver wants inquiry into bridge costs

Postby maryjane48 » Sep 7th, 2017, 6:54 pm

lol sure you do . i would like to see everyone that voted bclib put in jail for being part of a criminal organisation :130:
User avatar
maryjane48
Buddha of the Board
 
Posts: 17124
Likes: 10586 posts
Liked in: 2658 posts
Joined: May 28th, 2010, 6:58 pm

Next

Return to B.C.

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests