Letter – Opportunists abound

Re: “Costly recall campaigns,” June 30-July 6

Opportunists abound

Re: “Costly recall campaigns,” June 30-July 6

Your columnist Brian Kieran refers to “the opportunist NDP” as supporting the latest spate of recalls. I wonder which opportunists were pushing the recall petitions he didn’t list, that is, those against NDPers Mike Farnworth, Evelyn Gillespie, Helmut Giesbrecht and Paul Ramsey during the ’90s (some of them subject to more than once)?

Frank Mitchell,Metchosin

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