Laura Mae Lindo MPP, Kitchener Centre

Government of Ontario

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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
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