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“I am a Canadian, free to speak without fear, free to worship in my own way, free to stand for what I think right, free to oppose what I believe wrong, or free to choose those who shall govern my country. This heritage of freedom I pledge to uphold for myself and all mankind.” ~~ John G. Diefenbaker

When voters head to the polls for the next provincial election, the riding of Kelowna-Mission will be strongly represented with our Made in BC 5 Point plan ~~ Trevor Bolin, BC Conservative Party leader

MLA Steve Thomson
FORT ST. JOHN (12 / 09 / 19): 

Yesterday it was announced that after serving the people of Kelowna- Mission for the past 10 years, BC Liberal MLA Steve Thomson will not be running in next election.

We are taking this opportunity to thank Mr. Thomson; not only for his service as an MLA to the people of Kelowna - Mission, but also as a former President of the BC Chamber of Commerce, Executive Director of the BC Agriculture Council, as well as the General Manager of the BC Fruit Growers Association and BC Milk Producers Association”, said BC Conservative leader Trevor Bolin.

Bolin continued, “In the most recent survey (by Insights West), support for the BC Conservatives has continued the trend of increased backing by decided voters, and now sits at 20 percent in the Interior of the province”. 
BC Conservative leader Trevor Bolin

In approximately 22 months, voters in British Columbians will head to the polls for the next provincial election, and the riding of Kelowna - Mission will be strongly represented with our Made in BC 5 Point Plan”.

Forestry workers, resource workers, those in ranching and agriculture, and every other hard-working British Columbian deserve better than they have been receiving under the current or previous government”.

“We’ll be there to provide it!”, Bolin concluded.


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