Laura Mae Lindo MPP, Kitchener Centre

Government of Ontario

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June 11, 2020

Ford government announcement leaves Ontario colleges and universities struggling with uncertainty

TORONTO — Chris Glover, Ontario NDP Colleges and Universities critic, released the following statement in response to the Ford government’s announcement about a limited return to classrooms this su... More
June 11, 2020

More needed to keep seniors in care safe: NDP

HAMILTON — Official Opposition NDP Leader Andrea Horwath released the following statement: “Families have been heartbroken to be separated from their loved ones in long-term care, retirement homes ... More
June 11, 2020

Ford must reverse dangerous changes impacting foster children: NDP

QUEEN’S PARK – The Official Opposition NDP is calling on Doug Ford to take immediate action to protect Ontario’s most vulnerable children and youth, following an APTN report that revealed that the ... More
June 10, 2020

Ford setting child care centres up for higher prices, or failure

SCARBOROUGH — Premier Doug Ford is asking child care centres to open as soon as Friday, with three days’ notice — but he’s not providing the financial support that is required and he’s counting on ... More
June 9, 2020

NDP: Ban on evictions too restrictive

NDP also repeats calls for financial supports for business, including rent supports WATERLOO – Catherine Fife MPP (Waterloo), the NDP Official Opposition critic for Economic Growth and Job Creation... More
June 9, 2020

It’s been a year. Ford must commit to UNDRIP: Mamakwa

SIOUX LOOKOUT-  Sol Mamakwa, the NDP’s critic for Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, issued the following statement after Doug Ford failed to answer a question Monday on the provincial govern... More
June 9, 2020

NDP says paid sick days for all, including migrant workers, required to make stage two successful

HAMILTON — As Ontario moves into phase two of its re-opening, NDP Leader Andrea Horwath joined physicians and nurses to call on the province to implement paid sick days for all workers — including ... More
June 4, 2020

NDP: Ford government’s announced “support” a slap in the face to Black communities

QUEEN’S PARK – Doug Ford’s announcement of a paltry $1.5 million in funding, when Black communities in Ontario are calling for systemic change to address anti-Black racism, is a slap in the face to... More
June 3, 2020

NDP MPPs pressure Doug Ford to provide emergency funding to municipalities to prevent deep cuts to essential local services

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP MPPs Jeff Burch (Niagara Centre), who is the Official Opposition Municipal Affairs critic, and NDP House Leader Gilles Bisson (Timmins), have urged Doug Ford to commit to providi... More
June 3, 2020

Horwath calls for emergency order on immediate collection of race-based data

QUEEN’S PARK — Andrea Horwath is calling on Doug Ford to issue an emergency order to begin the immediate collection of race-based data when it comes to health care delivery in Ontario. Horwath call... More