Weekly Wrap Up - February 25, 2011

This week, Public Eye exclusively revealed:

* Powell-River Sunshine Coast MLA Nicholas Simons is uncomfortable with a request by the provincial New Democrat executive to turn over the keys to his social media accounts;

* problems with the provincial Liberals' voter help line;

* an internal memo that showed Kevin Falcon's campaign attempting to steel themselves for the results of unfavourable polls;

* a development company setup by the Klahoose First Nation contributed big money to provincial Liberal leadership candidates George Abbott and Mike de Jong;

* former Encana Corp. president and chief executive officer Gwyn Morgan, one of Christy Clark's economic advisors, contributed $5,000 to Mr. Abbott;

* Ms. Clark's sole MLA endorser Harry Bloy encouraged provincial Liberals to mark Mike de Jong as their second choice on the party's preferential leadership ballot.

* an audit conducted by the British Columbia Securities Commission shows an average decline in compliance with national standards meant to ensure the information mining companies are disclosing about mineral deposits is truthful and accurate; and

* a review of the Pacific Carbon Trust's service plans shows its offset sales targets have repeatedly been downgraded.

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