In B.C. not everyone is applauding the proposed federal ban on tanker traffic off the coast

APTN News
On Tuesday night, the House of Commons passed Bill C-48 which bans tankers that carry more than 12,500 metric tons of oil from the northern tip of Vancouver Island to Alaska.

The bill now goes to the Senate.

But not everyone is happy about the ban.

Video Journalist / Vancouver

A proud Métis from BC, Tina began her television career in 1997 as a talent agent for film and TV. She joined APTN National News in 2007 as a Video Journalist in the Vancouver bureau. In 2010, she was the recipient of the Amnesty International Human Rights Journalism Award for her story on murdered and missing women and girls.