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Weaver announces B.C. Green Party platform measures to end unethical lobbying and elections fundraising practices

VICTORIA B.C. - Andrew Weaver, leader of the B.C. Green Party, announced today that the B.C. Green Party will commit to a number of measures to address ethics, transparency and accountability in its platform for the upcoming election on May 9. If elected, the B.C. Green Party would introduce legislation including all of the measures announced during the press conference today.

Kevin Babcock nominated as B.C. Greens candidate in Shuswap

SALMON ARM B.C. – The B.C. Green Party is pleased to announce the nomination of its candidate for Shuswap, Kevin Babcock. Babcock currently works in the forestry industry at the Canoe Plywood Plant and formerly worked in the railway and aerospace industries in the Lower Mainland.

Wayne Froese nominated as B.C. Greens candidate in Chilliwack

CHILLIWACK B.C. – The B.C. Green Party is pleased to announce the nomination of its candidate for Chilliwack, Wayne Froese. Froese works in web design and online communications. He has also been dedicated to working on the Syrian Refugee Settlement campaign in Chilliwack.

Weaver tables Wildlife Amendment Act to Committee Stage - Liberals vote Nay

VICTORIA B.C. – Today in the legislature MLA Andrew Weaver tabled the Wildlife Amendment Act directly to committee stage, leading to an immediate vote in the House. Weaver and the B.C. NDP voted in favour of moving the bill directly to committee stage for review. The B.C. Liberals voted against it.

Weaver welcomes Elections BC investigation into political contributions

VICTORIA B.C. – Today Andrew Weaver, Leader of the B.C. Green Party, welcomed the news that Elections BC is investigating potential contraventions of the Election Act.

“I’m thrilled that Elections BC will be investigating the information regarding indirect political contributions and other potential contraventions of the Election Act that were recently made public through the media,” says Weaver, also the MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head.

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