Christy Clark’s Liberal Party won an upset victory in British Columbia, defeating a New...

|By:, SA News Editor

Christy Clark’s Liberal Party won an upset victory in British Columbia, defeating a New Democratic Party that had been leading in the polls for almost two years, suggesting stronger than expected voter approval for the Northern Gateway oil pipeline. NDP leader Adrian Dix had vowed to block plans by Enbridge (ENB) and Kinder Morgan Partners (KMP) to ship more oil across the Canadian province.