On October 25, 2017 students from the Gulf Islands Secondary School visited the legislature. They each wrote me letters with extensive feedback on their experience in Question Period. In my last statement of the Fall session, I read a sampling of their responses into the record.
My mom and Tex got us four tickets to Raffi’s show at the Royal Theatre. I was excited, I’m a beluga grad so Raffi’s voice and guitar is the soundtrack of my childhood.
“The more we get together, the happier we’ll be…”
He opened with his familiar collaborative message. “The more we get together, together, the more we get together, the happier we’ll be.” The show ended with a poignant message of peace to the beluga grads in the theatre.
I rose in the House to offer a two minute statement about my amazing constituency, Saanich North and the Islands. We have a massive opportunity in our riding to embrace the 21st century economy and I look forward to working with our business community!