Great BC Shakeout in the Legislature

Members of the Legislative Assembly participated in this year’s Great BC Shakeout. At 10:18am we dropped, covered and held on and then evacuated the Legislature. Fun Fact: The ceremonial mace is also evacuated in the event of an emergency. Thank …

Proportional Represenation in BC

Proportional Repepresentation puts power in the hands of regular people, not just the wealthy and the well connected, and not just temporarily, but for good. I’ll be voting in favour of #PR4BC this month and I hope you will too …

Great BC Shakeout

B.C. sits on one of the world’s most seismically active regions, with more than 3,000 earthquakes recorded every year. Most are too small to be felt, but the risk of one being big enough to cause damage is very real. …

Poverty Reduction Strategy Act

A goal without a plan is just a wish. That’s why your government has introduced the Poverty Reduction Strategy Act. After 16 years of neglect, the vulnerable in our society are going to get the assistance they need to better …

Bear Viewing in Klemtu

A new economy in tourism is changing lives of people in Klemtu. I agree with Chief Doug Neasloss of the Kitasoo/Xai’xais when he says “Bears are more valuable alive.” The Spirit Bear Lodge in Klemtu is an example of how …

Fall Update E-newsletter

Fall Update 1. Visiting Fire Affected Communities 2. Grants to Expand High-speed Internet Connectivity Available 3. Pay Increases for Early Childhood Educators Announced 4. Seniors and Families Receive Additional Rent Support 5. Increased Care for Seniors Announced 6. Local Governments …

Canada-British Columbia Wildfires Recovery Initiative

British Columbia’s food producers felt the impact of the largest wildfire season on record. That’s why your provincial government, in partnership with the federal government has announced the 2018 Canada-British Columbia Wildfires Recovery Initiative to help British Columbia’s agriculture sector …

Celebrating Ridley Terminals Inc

35 years of providing well paying, family supporting jobs is something worth celebrating. Congratulations to Ridley Terminals Inc. Here’s to many more years of prosperity to come.