BC Liberal statement on World Family Doctor Day

VICTORIA (May 19, 2022) – BC Liberal Critic for Health Shirley Bond released the following statement in support of family doctors, and those in need of doctors, voicing their concerns to government on World Family Doctor Day: “Today on World Family Doctor Day, hundreds of people from around the province gathered on the Legislature lawn […]

BC Liberal statement on missing Royal BC Museum business case

BC Liberal statement on missing Royal BC Museum business case

VICTORIA (May 19, 2022) – BC Liberal Leader Kevin Falcon released the following statement in response to John Horgan and the NDP’s backtracking on releasing the Royal BC Museum (RBCM) business case: “Last week, in the middle of an affordability crisis impacting people in every corner of the province, John Horgan and the NDP announced […]

MLA Stewart statement on Family Doctor Day demonstrations

MLA Stewart statement on Family Doctor Day demonstrations

VICTORIA (May 19, 2022) – Kelowna West MLA Ben Stewart released the following statement in support of family doctors​, and those in need of doctors​, making their voices heard to government on Family Doctor Day: “Today on Family Doctor Day, people around the province are gathering to express to government their concerns about the state […]

NDP documents reveal B.C.’s primary care centres chronically understaffed

NDP documents reveal B.C.’s primary care centres chronically understaffed

VICTORIA (May 19, 2022) – As one in five British Columbians remain unattached to a family doctor, documents from the Minister of Health show that the NDP government’s Urgent and Primary Care Centres (UPCCs) are critically understaffed and aren’t serving to connect the nearly one million unattached patients in desperate need of a family doctor. […]

BC Liberals table bill to force government to allow Indigenous names on documents

BC Liberals table bill to force government to allow Indigenous names on documents

VICTORIA (May 19, 2022) – BC Liberal MLA Doug Clovechok introduced a bill today that would allow Indigenous language characters on birth certificates, adoption papers, and pieces of government identification in British Columbia. “Indigenous people were stripped of their traditional names by the residential school system and this bill directly responds to one of the […]