Carole James Coming to Nanaimo
British Columbians will vote in a provincial election on Tuesday, May 12, 2009, and Vancouver Island is the first stop on BC NDP leader Carole James' province-wide campaign kickoff tour. On Friday, January 16, 2009, Nanaimo residents will have the opportunity to meet Carole James and learn more about NDP plans to address health care, homelessness, the forestry crisis, etc. James will be in the Lounge Room at Beban Park, 2300 Bowen Road, from 6 to 8 pm and everyone is invited. Pizza and beverages will be for sale with proceeds to the NDP. Leonard Krog and other NDP candidates from all parts of Vancouver Island north of the Malahat will also be present, so this is your chance to speak with BC's next premier and other elected representatives.