Oil and Gas industry subsidies were one of the topics up for debate last night at the local, May 12th election, all-canadidates forum, at the Northern Grande Hotel.
Four of the five declared candidates for Peace River North attended and, in this order, here’s part of what we heard from Indepedent Arthur Hadland…New Democrat, Jackie Allen…Pat Pimm of the BC Liberals…and Liz Logan of the Green Party…. [asset|aid=1298|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=b1fe0418b34fac7bdce252c5e5be581f-Forum-Oil & Gas_1_Pub.mp3]
The four candidates…and note, Sue Arnston of the Refederation Party was a no-show…answered over 20 questions from concerned residents.
The next forum for the local constituency candidates is scheduled for May 4th, at the Hudson’s Hope Community Hall, from 7 to 9pm.