ELECTIONS BC – 2018 Referendum on Electoral Reform

https://elections.bc.ca/referendum/ British Columbia is having a referendum on what voting system we should use for provincial elections. The referendum is being held by mail from October 22 to November 30, 2018. Registered voters will get a voting package in the …

John Horgan, MLA Newsletter / Update – October 2018

https://mailchi.mp/1bae29f34705/my-mla-update?e=d2305d61a4 Dear friends and neighbours, The fall sitting of the Legislature is now underway I just wanted to take a few moments to share some information about some of the work that we’re doing. Our government is focused on ways …

CURRENT – BC Government News

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Watch Live – BC Government – HOUSE Sitting

https://www.leg.bc.ca/documents-data/broadcasts-and-webcasts Legislative Broadcasting and Webcasting – ​​Hansard Broadcasting Services televises and webcasts the proceedings of the Legislative Assembly and Parliamentary Committees. Podcasts of selected events are also available. For upcoming television broadcasts, please refer to this week’s broadcast schedule. To …

Help is on the way for B.C.’s lowest-paid workers

B.C.’s lowest-paid workers will earn a $15-an-hour minimum wage by June 2021, the Government of British Columbia announced today, endorsing the recommendations of the Fair Wages Commission. The Fair Wages Commission recommended the following schedule of increases: June 1, 2018: …

New homes will help people in Langford and Sooke

The Province is partnering with the City of Langford and the District of Sooke in building 115 new, affordable rental homes to help address the housing needs of families and seniors in Greater Victoria’s Western Communities. Read more: https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2018MAH0010-000171