In defence of 'frivolous' candidates
In a democracy, just like the right albeit irresponsible not to vote, everyone also has the right to run for public office.
As long as they meet the criteria set out, such as having the required number of nominators and enough money to pay the required fee, they're good to go. The criteria does not, however, specify that they be qualified for the office Achat Kamagra Pas Cher they are seeking. That decision is made made by the voters.
These candidates, after all, just like MPs and MLAs, are the public's representatives, They are not, and should not be expected to be, experts in every field they are ultimately responsible for. City's have employees for that, folks who are supposed to know all about roads, utilities, infrastructure, recreation, programming and finance. The elected folks have to rely on them even though the buck stops with the folks who face the ultimate job review every four years.
But to get elected in the first place, candidates have to convince enough voters they are the right choice. And it should not be a popularity contest. If you want to be elected, you should bring something Is Testosterone Propionate Illegal to the table.
With 31 candidates running for the eight available councillor positions in Kelowna and another eight wanting to be mayor, as well as the numerous candidates seeking councillor and mayor positions in Lake Country, Peachland and West Kelowna, as well as "Comprar Gh Jintropin" folks vying for regional district directorships and board of education trusteeships, that's a lot of of people who need to make their case. And many won't.
But it's also up to voters to do some work. Voting for someone is like agreeing to employ them for the next four years. And as government like to say, it's your tax dollars at work. So find out what makes the candidate you want to vote for worth your vote. If they want to make cuts, have they any experience doing that "Comprar Gh Jintropin" in private industry? If they want cut taxes, what spending and services would they jettison to make the books balance? Will they "buy cheap jintropin online" represent you or represent the city to "Buy Cheap Jintropin Online" you? Short of being just another name on the ballot, why does any given candidate deserve your Masteron King support?
And that goes for incumbents too. Have they lived up to the promises they made three years ago? In many ways it's easier to decide when you've seen someone perform, and lived with the result of that performance, for the last few years.
Promises are easy to make at this time of year. So be skeptical. The Oral Steroids Short Term Side Effects wrong choice could result in four years of regret.
As for the term "frivolous" when it comes to candidates, that is most often used by people already in office and don't like being challenged by every Tom, Dick and Harriet. To them, there's a simple answer. Live with it.