Here in BC, we have the benefit of a public car insurance system which ensures everyone has fair and equal access to insurance, and which does not discriminate on the basis things such as age, gender, or marital status.
We consider it an urgent necessity to stem the tide of working people forced to move from the city due to unaffordable housing costs through the construction of new affordable units and the protection of existing ones.
Every day lives are lost in communities across BC due to poisoned illicit drugs. There is a growing consensus around the need for decriminalization, harm reduction and treatment, but necessary government action is still missing.
The provincial government's recent announcement regarding the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) moving to Enhanced Care coverage is a progressive step that brings it back to its main priority: taking care of people.