Standing Up for North Island

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. Unfortunately one of the most affordable holidays – ca
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Trevena urges campaign for high speed internet

For Immediate Release, 30th May, 2016 Campbell River – North Island MLA Claire Trevena is asking people to show they want high speed, fibre optic, internet. Telus is assessing where it will expand in the coming years and Trevena is urging people to show that their North Island home ne
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MLA Report May 19th, 2016

The Legislative session ended in a way which perhaps reflects the last 15 years of the BC Liberal government. A special prosecutor charged a former government employee, Brian Bonney, with breach of trust. This stems from what became known as the Quick Wins scandal in which Christy Cla
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MLA Report May 13th, 2016

A central theme to this week in the Legislature was unaffordability. During the daily, half-hourly ritual of Question Period the focus was the problems in the Lower Mainland because of housing costs. And during the Premier’s estimates debate – in which Opposition Leader John Horgan ha
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MLA Report May 6th, 2016

This week in the Legislature, the Official Opposition continued to raise questions about the potential conflict of interest within the BC Liberal government because of political donations paid to the party. We started the week by debating a motion which would solve the problem immedia
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BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences

Claire spoke about the work of the BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences , a lab in Campbell River that is unique in BC. It works for all sectors interested in the health of our marine environment
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Paid parking at the new Campbell River hospital

Claire continues to raise the issue of paid parking at our new Campbell River hospital.
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MLA Report April 29, 2016

Money in politics was again front and centre in the Legislature this week, when it was revealed the Premier, Christy Clark, receives $50,000 a year from the BC Liberal Party, in addition to her salary as Premier. This money is raised in part by private fundraising events in which the
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Highway 28 and hydroplaning in the Inland Hwy

Claire asked Transportation Minister about plans for Highway 28 and about concerns of hydroplaning on the Inland Island Highway .
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