OTTAWA, April 1 /CNW Telbec/ - The President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, the Honourable Stockwell Day, will hold a conference call with BC media to discuss the introduction of a new federal legislation aimed at restoring the principle of representation by population in the House of Commons. This legislation was introduced today in the House of Commons by the Minister of State for Democratic Reform, the Honourable Steven Fletcher. If passed, this legislation will give fair representation to the province of British Columbia.
When : Thursday April 1st, 2010
Time : 2:00 PM Pacific Time
Call-in number: 613-960-7526 or 877-413-4814
Access code: 1464013
SOURCE Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
For further information: For further information: Mélisa Leclerc, Director of Communications, Office of the President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, (613) 952-5051; Media relations, Treasury Board Secretariat, (613) 957-2640, www.tbs-sct.gc.ca