VICTORIA B.C. – B.C. Green Party leader Sonia Furstenau released the following statement on the election of Kevin Falcon as MLA-elect for Vancouver-Quilchena. Furstenau also expressed her sincere thanks to B.C. Green candidate Wendy Hayko for her hard work representing the party in this by-election.
“I would like to extend my congratulations to Kevin Falcon for his by-election victory. I look forward to him joining us as a Member of the Legislative Assembly for the last weeks of the Spring session. I hope to continue the collaborative work of our caucuses on issues of common ground, such as the all-party Health Committee to address the drug poisoning crisis.
“I am deeply grateful to our candidate Wendy Hayko for sharing her knowledge and vision with the voters of Vancouver-Quilchena. From climate change to COVID and healthcare, B.C. has its share of major issues. Wendy brought a passion for tackling these crises that continues to inspire me. Thank you to Wendy and her entire team for their commitment to positive change.”
“Congratulations to Kevin Falcon for his win this evening”, Hayko added. “In a short period of time, we put together a campaign based on a positive vision and hard work. I would especially like to thank all of our volunteers and donors who generously gave their time, energy and financial resources to our campaign so that we could share our message with the voters of Vancouver-Quilchena.”
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