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New Compensation Model for Doctors

We have achieved a new payment model for family doctors to help protect, support and strengthen B.C.’s health-care system and patient care. Learn more here. Global News has called this a “seismic shift”, and we agree.

Oct 17, 2022 Statement on Gas Prices

I’ve been hearing from many of you about the high cost of gasoline and you want answers.  I was provided with an opportunity to speak about gas prices in the BC Legislature on Monday, October 17th, 2022.

Addressing Money Laundering

People looking to get a mortgage in B.C. will soon have enhanced consumer protection under new legislation for mortgage service providers. The Province is improving the regulation of mortgage brokers, lenders and administrators by replacing the outdated Mortgage Brokers Act with the new Mortgage Services …

Oct 5, 2022 Statement on Breast Cancer

On October 5th, 2022 I was honoured to give a statement in the Legislature regarding early detection of breast cancer. There can be life after breast cancer if it’s detected early. Please stay updated on mammograms.

Patients the focus of new health legislation

The Health Professions and Occupations Act replaces its predecessor, the Health Professions Act. The act enables the creation of a new oversight body, an independent discipline tribunal and a reformed complaints process that increases accountability and transparency, protects people in …

Premier Horgan

As many of you have heard, Premier Horgan announced that he will not be seeking re-election. My reaction to this news was sadness. Yet, I feel confident about going forward as a result of Premier Horgan’s leadership that has allowed our entire team …

BC Royal Museum Project Stopped

Update on Royal BC Museum  I am proud to belong to a government that listens to the people, and is for the people. We heard you, we listened, and we are responding. The museum will remain open, while we begin …

Historic agreement between Tahltan Central Government and B.C

Tahltan Central Government and B.C. make history under Declaration Act  Tahltan Central Government and the Province have entered into the first consent-based decision-making agreement under the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act (Declaration Act).  This agreement honours Tahltan’s jurisdiction in land-management …