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COVID-19 MLA’s Bulletins

We are all in this together. As the situation around COVID-19 continues to evolve in BC, it’s important that we all stay informed and do our part to help fight this disease.

As your North Coast MLA I work hard to represent our current and evolving North Coast needs. I welcome your input in my local office, by phone or by email.

Yours in service ,
Jennifer Rice

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Latest News

Minimum Wage Increase

As of June 1st, the lowest paid workers in BC have had their wages increased to $15.20 per hour. Additionally, the unfair lower wages for liquor servers, which allows these workers (mostly women) to be paid less than minimum wage, …

Statement on Kamloops Indian Residential School

This afternoon, I had the opportunity to speak to the horrific revelations from Tk’emlups te Secwepemc last week. An Indigenous friend from Kamloops tells me, “It’s a near insurmountable task to overcome the lessons that generations of systemic racism taught …

Response to Cruise Ship Industry Concerns

This morning in the house, I responded to concerns regarding the cruise ship industry and recent US legislation that temporarily allows Alaska-bound ships to bypass Canadian ports. This measure has a sunset-clause which coincides with our federal government’s ban on …