Martin troubled by homeless being discharged from hospital, sent to Chilliwack shelters

CHILLIWACK (March 7, 2019) – Chilliwack MLA John Martin says he has heard from Mayor Ken Popove about individuals with complex care needs being discharged from Surrey Memorial Hospital and sent to homeless shelters in his community. Martin raised the issue in Question Period today, asking NDP Health Minister Adrian Dix to address these disturbing […]

NDP refuse to provide certainty for forestry industry

VICTORIA (March 7, 2019) – For the second day in a row, Forests Minister Doug Donaldson has dodged questions in the Legislature concerning the future of land tenure agreements and how the forest industry will be impacted by changes being contemplated by John Horgan and his government. “We have given the NDP every opportunity to […]

Despite NDP promises, Surrey portable count continues to grow

SURREY (March 7, 2019) – With Surrey’s portable count expected to grow yet again this fall, BC Liberal MLAs are once again calling on the BC NDP to prioritize funding for local schools. The Surrey school board has asked the NDP government for $10.5 million to help pay for up to 30 new portables, which […]