MLA Report, 24th February, 2017

This week was the centrepiece for the BC Liberals of the short pre-election session with the tabling of their budget. Not surprisingly it is designed to encourage people to forget the last 16 years. That however is unlikely. Their “big …

MLA Report, December 5th, 2016

It is hard to believe that the year is drawing to a close. And even though we have not been sitting in the BC Legislature it has been a politically packed 2016, with the likely BC Liberal approval of the …

Trevena Challenges Two-Tier Hydro Rates

North Island residents are being disproportionally affected by BC Hydro’s two-tier billing, according to MLA Claire Trevena. “Under the BC Liberals the cost of hydro has skyrocketed, but many people in this constituency have no choice but to turn to …

Community Consultation Meetings

Claire is hosting a series of community consultation meetings and welcomes you to join her. Port McNeill: Tuesday, October 18th from 7 pm to 8:30 pm at the Black Bear Resort Meeting Room. Port Alice: Wednesday, October 19th from 3 …

MLA Report 23rd September, 2016

Fall is clearly upon us, but as is usually the case in BC politics, there is no autumn session of the Legislature. Each time the Premier, Christy Clark, cancels a session saying we have no need to meet she undermines …

MLA Report July 29, 2016

We had a surprise, short, summer session this week with just two items on the government’s agenda but a great number on ours. And as people have said, you could tell it was a summer session because Premier Christy Clark …

MLA Report July 8th, 2016

Summer is upon us with people heading off for vacations and enjoying community festivals. Many of us are making the most of our own backyard wilderness and we host lots of tourists who want to experience our North Island paradise. …