2 months Wilkinson gives NDP ‘yachts’ of ammo in class warfare optics Vancouversun -Opinion
VICTORIA — When NDP activists first saw the headline this week, they couldn’t believe their good fortune. “Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson pans speculation tax at West Vancouver yacht club chat,” reported the North Shore News Thursday atop a report on his speech to the local chamber of commerce. An Opposition leader who the populist-led New Democrats have framed as an elitist. Who played into the stereotype with a comment on the “wacky fun” of renting, which he later had to repudiate. Now he chooses to deliver a speech on the admittedly half-baked speculation tax at the yacht club in West ... more