Laura Mae Lindo MPP, Kitchener Centre

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June 2, 2020

Kitchener MPP Lindo responds to the Ford government finally taking control of Forest Heights long-term care home

KITCHENER – NDP MPP Laura Mae Lindo (Kitchener Centre) has issued a statement after the Ford government issued a mandatory management order for St. Mary's General Hospital to take over the manageme... More
June 2, 2020

Stop Ford's Eviction Bill

On Tuesday May 26, the Ford Government tried to slip through a bill - Bill 184 - that will make it easier for landlords to illegally raise the rent and evict renters.  Here’s our summary of Bill 18... More
May 25, 2020

NDP to force vote on emergency funding for municipalities

Municipalities in dire financial straits as a result of COVID-19 QUEEN’S PARK — NDP Municipal Affairs critic Jeff Burch will table a motion this week that would give emergency financial support to ... More
May 25, 2020

Ford must take responsibility for, and action on, COVID-19 testing failures

NDP is pushing for mass testing of asymptomatic people outside assessment centres QUEEN’S PARK — On Sunday, Doug Ford once again failed to take responsibility for a week of abysmally low COVID-19 t... More
May 20, 2020

Ford must consult with First Nations before reopening the North: Mamakwa

QUEEN’S PARK – The Ford government must consult with First Nations before reopening the North in order to ensure the safety of communities vulnerable to a resurgence of Covid-19, said Sol Mamakwa, ... More
May 20, 2020

Health care workers still can't access PPE: NDP Health critic

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP Health critic MPP France Gélinas asked Ontario Minister of Health Christine Elliott why frontline health care and other essential workers are not able to get proper PPE for work.... More
May 20, 2020

More support needed as Ontario extends school closures: NDP

QUEEN’S PARK — Marit Stiles, Ontario NDP Education critic, released the following statement in response to the government announcement that schools will remain closed through the end of June: “Scho... More
May 20, 2020

NDP’s Lindo urges Ford to give pandemic pay to all health care heroes and essential workers on the frontlines of the fight against COVID-19

NDP’s Lindo urges Ford to give pandemic pay to all health care heroes and essential workers on the frontlines of the fight against COVID-19 QUEEN’S PARK – NDP MPP Laura Mae Lindo (Kitchener Centre)... More
May 20, 2020

‘Unconscionable’: Horwath on Ford blocking long-term care inquiry

PC MPPs voted unanimously against Horwath motion to launch find-and-fix public inquiry QUEEN’S PARK — Official Opposition Leader Andrea Horwath released the following statement after the Ford gover... More
May 15, 2020

Struggling social assistance recipients continue to be denied help by Ford government: MPPs Gretzky and Lindo

NDP MPP Lisa Gretzky (Windsor West), critic for Social Services, and MPP Laura Mae Lindo (Kitchener Centre), are vehemently urging the provincial government to do more to address worsening circumst... More