Les Leyne’s column about the Union of B.C. Municipalities audience’s response to Christy Clark’s speech makes it sound as if local politicians, as a body, approve of the Pacific Northwest LNG proposal. He uses the applause during Clark’s speech as the evidence on which to make this claim.
In the minutes before Clark’s speech, I stood up to leave the room for a break after the morning session, and turned to face the back. It was a wall of dark suits.