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'I am done with public life,' says Christy Clark in 1st public statement since announcing resignation - CBC.ca

Former B.C. premier Christy Clark says she's looking forward to being a "stage mom" and bugging her teenage son Hamish to do his homework when she leaves politics this week. "I am done with public life," said Clark, appearing with Hamish to speak ...and more »

What Drove Christy Clark to Live Her 'Public Life'? - TheTyee.ca

Christy Clark at podium, after victory Observers weighing in on Christy Clark range from portraits of a politician marked by 'so much class' to 'guileful, unprincipled and unworthy.' Photo by Justin Langille. “There were a lot of tears in the room ...and more »

Christy Clark 'done with public life' after resigning as Liberal leader - The Globe and Mail

Former B.C. premier Christy Clark speaks to media for the first time since announcing she will be stepping down as B.C. Liberal leader and MLA in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday, July 31, 2017. BEN NELMS/THE CANADIAN PRESS. Ian Bailey. VANCOUVER. Published ...and more »

Ex-Liberal leader Gordon Wilson fired from LNG job - Times Colonist

Bruce Ralston, Minister of Jobs, Trade and Technology and former LNG critic, said the NDP government could find no written reports by Gordon Wilson about his role. Photograph By DARREN STONE, Times Colonist. Former Liberal leader Gordon Wilson has been ...and more »

Mike Smyth: For Christy Clark, it was a great party while it lasted - The Province

Columnist Mike Smyth writes about the contest to replace Christy Clark as B.C. Liberal leader. You could tell Christy Clark was destined for big things in the B.C. Liberal party when she used to host the best hospitality suites during annual Liberal ...and more »

Christy Clark says she's 'done with public life' after resigning as BC Liberal leader - Toronto Star

The former premier said she felt her departure would give the province's Liberal party a chance to renew itself and prepare for the Opposition benches after 16 years in power. By Camille BainsThe Canadian Press. Mon., July 31, 2017. VANCOUVER—Former ...and more »

High-profile figures mull bids to replace Clark as BC Liberal leader - The Globe and Mail

In interviews over the weekend, Sam Sullivan, Jas Johal and Todd Stone said they are assessing their prospects to make a bid to replace departed Liberal leader Christy Clark, along with Andrew Wilkinson, the Vancouver-Quilchena MLA who has had a high ...and more »

Vaughn Palmer: Fault lines show as BC Liberals slag own potential leaders - Vancouver Sun

B.C. Liberal party members are already sounding off on why such and such a contender is a poor choice for the leadership. Vaughn Palmer. Published on: August 1, 2017 | Last Updated: August 1, 2017 6:18 PM PDT. Former Surrey mayor Dianne Watts, the ...and more »

Gordon Wilson defends his job performance after being fired by NDP - The Province

VICTORIA – B.C.'s new NDP government fired former Liberal leader Gordon Wilson from a well-paid advisory job on Tuesday, citing a lack of written work. But Wilson argued that was not a true measurement of his performance. Jobs Minister Bruce Ralston ...and more »

NDP fires ex-Liberal leader from job as BC's LNG advocate - The Globe and Mail

Gordon Wilson speaks at a news conference on Feb. 4, 1999, when he was a cabinet minister in the NDP government. Ian McKain/The Canadian Press. Ian Bailey. VANCOUVER. Published August 1, 2017 Updated August 1, 2017. British Columbia's new NDP ...and more »