A nasty tone to the coalition debate in Smithers

The first casualty of the constitutional machinations in Ottawa could be a Nathan Cullen political sign on the outskirts of Smithers.

The Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP was the target of an arson attack in the Bulkley Valley as someone or some group decided that their political message would be one of vandalism.

The aluminum road side sign, while still standing is significantly damaged with black streaks covering over half of the sign, Cullen is of the opinion that the heated debate out of Ottawa was responsible, for what he calls a clear sign of protest and intimidation. The case of the torched political sign has been turned over to the RCMP for further investigation, while the community comes to terms with the nasty turn that this debate has taken in Smithers…

(from  the blog a town called podunk, click on the link below to see the entire article atowncalledpodunk.blogspot.com/2 … 0678  )-