Laura Mae Lindo MPP, Kitchener Centre

Government of Ontario

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October 4, 2019

Transition Child Benefit (TCB)

The Honourable Todd Smith Minister of Children, Community, and Social Services Hepburn Block 6th Floor 80 Grosvenor St. Toronto, ON M7A 1E9   September 16, 2019   Dear Minister Smith,   We are writ... More
October 4, 2019

OAP Waitlist and Childhood Budget

July 25, 2019 Hon. Todd Smith Minister of Children, Community, and Social Services 7th Floor, 438 University Ave. Toronto, ON  M5G 2K8   RE: OAP Waitlist and Childhood Budget   Dear Minister,   I a... More
October 1, 2019

Letter to Minister MacLeod RE: IMPACT19 Festival/Celebrate Ontario Funding

Hon. Lisa MacLeod, MPPMinister of Tourism, Culture, and Sport6th Flr, 438 University Ave,Toronto, ON   M7A 2A5 September 26, 2019   RE: IMPACT19 Festival/Celebrate Ontario Funding   Dear Minister M... More
September 24, 2019

Independent report confirms Doug Ford has no plan for working parents who need childcare

QUEEN’S PARK -- NDP Childcare critic Doly Begum says a new report by Ontario’s independent Financial Accountability Office (FAO) proves that Doug Ford’s tax schemes are no replacement for affordabl... More
September 23, 2019

NDP calls on Ford to take action on OHRC policy to eliminate racial profiling

KITCHENER – Laura Mae Lindo, the Ontario NDP’s Anti-Racism critic and Chair of the ONDP Black Caucus, called on the Ford government to empower the province’s Anti-Racism Directorate to fully implem... More
August 27, 2019

Horwath holds caucus meetings in Thunder Bay

THUNDER BAY — NDP Leader Andrea Horwath has brought the entire Official Opposition to Thunder Bay for a week of caucus meetings, saying Doug Ford has turned his back on Northwestern Ontario, and an... More
August 26, 2019

Statement from the Official Opposition on guns and gang violence

TORONTO — MPP Faisal Hassan, the NDP’s Youth Engagement critic, and MPP Kevin Yarde, the NDP’s Community Safety and Correctional Services critic, released the following statement in response to Dou... More
August 23, 2019

NDP fights Ford’s long-term care cuts

HAMILTON – Official Opposition Leader Andrea Horwath gave a press conference Friday to address Doug Ford cutting millions of dollars from long-term care funding province-wide. In Hamilton, Ford’s c... More
August 22, 2019

New Ford cuts to conservation authorities come with fresh flooding concerns

QUEEN’S PARK — The NDP says Doug Ford’s new round of cuts to conservation authorities threaten to leave Ontario homes and communities even more vulnerable to floods. The new attack was revealed in ... More
August 22, 2019

NDP slams class-size hike still being phased in

Thousands of student time-tables and staff assignments were redone months ago   QUEEN’S PARK — Students, parents, teachers, education workers and the NDP have blasted Doug Ford’s scheme to hike cla... More