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Weaver responds to province’s Airbnb deal

VICTORIA, B.C. - Andrew Weaver, leader of the B.C. Green Party, released the following statement in response to the government’s deal with Airbnb.

“While this announcement is a good first step from a tax fairness perspective, it will not change behaviour or free up long-term rental stock that has been taken out of the market due to short-term rental services,” said Weaver.

Club Penguin co-founder endorses BC Greens’ Robert Stupka for Kelowna West by-election

WEST KELOWNA B.C. – Club Penguin co-founder and entrepreneur Dave Krysko announced on YouTube yesterday that he has endorsed Robert Stupka and the BC Green Party for the Kelowna West by-election.

Weaver appoints Jonina Campbell as party’s second deputy leader

VANCOUVER B.C. – B.C. Green Party leader Andrew Weaver announced today that he has appointed Jonina Campbell as the party’s second deputy leader. Campbell is a teacher in the Richmond School District and a New Westminster School Board trustee. In 2017, she ran for the B.C. Green Party in the riding of New Westminster, tripling the party’s support from 8.35% in 2013 to 25.36%.

Weaver responds to ICBC changes

VICTORIA, B.C. - Andrew Weaver, leader of the B.C. Green Party, issued the following statement in response to the government’s changes to ICBC.

“I am encouraged that the government is putting British Columbians’ health outcomes at the centre of these policy changes,” said Weaver.

Andrew Weaver statement on the passing of former premier Dave Barrett

VICTORIA, B.C. - Andrew Weaver, leader of the B.C. Green Party released the following statement on the passing of former premier Dave Barrett:

“Dave Barrett was firmly and passionately committed to public service and to the people of British Columbia.

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