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Political action fails to produce the desired results for unions

Political action fails to produce the desired results for unions

We often accept the status quo without question. In that vein, I've been wondering lately why it is that public sector unions are politically active.
Not all speakers were given a chance to be heard at ALR public hearing

Not all speakers were given a chance to be heard at ALR public hearing

Editor: Re: Debate poised to resume, Sept. 21 I have always assumed the role of newspapers is to report facts so the public is made aware of things as they truly are.
Smear campaign helping Cummins

Smear campaign helping Cummins

Editor: This letter is for those pathetic Liberals who, grasping at straws, try to trash mouth John Cummins (one of the few honest politicians that we have). You really shot yourselves in both feet this time.
Liberals not in a position to talk trust

Liberals not in a position to talk trust

It can't be nice to have your principles and trustworthiness called into question, but John Cummins can take solace in the fact he's officially become a threat to the governing Liberals. The leader of the B.C.
Venues aid democratic process

Venues aid democratic process

Editor: Public venues for an all-candidates meeting or a candidate's town hall meeting are in short supply in Tsawwassen and Ladner, especially during the final countdown to an election.
Voters need to know where candidates stand

Voters need to know where candidates stand

Editor: Re: Debate poised to resume, Sept.
Tsawwassen has hit housing plateau

Tsawwassen has hit housing plateau

Editor: I am a 30-year-old resident of Boundary Bay. I wish to express my concern regarding the Southlands development proposal. I have been a Tsawwassen resident for 25 years.
Mayor closes door on constituents with backroom antics

Mayor closes door on constituents with backroom antics

Editor: How ironic is it that while a businessman foisting another controversial development plan on the people of Tsawwassen cries for public input, the mayor, elected by the people to serve the people of South Delta, continues to close the door on
Great for cyclists

Great for cyclists

Editor: Bicycle access to 28th Avenue at Highway 17 (new overpass) will soon be possible. This access will enable cyclists on Highway 17 to proceed to Ladner, Highway 10 and River Road via 64th Street.
Profit can't come before people

Profit can't come before people

Editor: Re: Delta rids itself of property that's an environmental nightmare, Sept.