Laura Mae Lindo MPP, Kitchener Centre

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June 16, 2020

NDP MPP Lindo urges Ford to extend pandemic pay to all front-line workers immediately

KITCHENER — NDP MPP Laura Mae Lindo (Kitchener Centre) has published an open letter to the Premier and the Health Minister urging them to include every frontline worker in the pandemic pay premium,... More
June 16, 2020

Ford ignored families’ pleas for help in long-term care for weeks: Horwath

We can’t assume the worst is over, and allow the Ford government make the same mistakes again, said Horwath QUEEN’S PARK — With more and more families coming forward to share their stories, Officia... More
June 15, 2020

Government must provide answers – and proper PPE – to paramedics after non-medical masks issued

QUEEN’S PARK – The Ford government must provide proper personal protective equipment to paramedics, as well as immediate answers on the supply of masks after paramedics discovered that masks they w... More
June 15, 2020

Mamakwa calls on Ford to support Kiiwetinoong First Nations to contain COVID-19

VERMILION BAY – Doug Ford’s government must help Kiiwetinoong First Nations to contain COVID-19, said Sol Mamakwa, NDP Official Opposition Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation critic. The commun... More
June 11, 2020

NDP MPP Stevens calls on the Prime Minister to recognize the work of the Canadian Armed Forces in Ontario’s long-term care homes and give them the whistleblower protection they deserve

QUEEN’S PARK – Jennie Stevens MPP, the Official Opposition NDP’s critic for Veterans, Legions and Military Affairs, has written an open letter to the Prime Minister and the Minister of Public Safet... More
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