MLAs’ Statements in Legislature Rarely Attract as Much Attention as Question Period, but They can Be Informative

This Georgia Straight article reproduces six MLA statements from Monday’s sitting at the B.C. legislature. MLA Mitzi Dean spoke about the epidemic of violence against women, noting: “It is time to raise awareness of this issue and mobilize our resources to build prevention, protection and recovery from such an enduring and harmful issue. As the Ending Violence Association of B.C. report of 2012 said: ‘We know what needs to be done. The challenge is to do it.'”

Georgia Straight article: MLAs’ statements in legislature rarely attract as much attention as question period, but they can be informative