Laura Mae Lindo MPP, Kitchener Centre

Government of Ontario

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July 18, 2019

Long-time advocate backs NDP bill proposing opt-out system for organ donation

QUEEN’S PARK — George Marcello, an organ donation advocate who has received transplant surgery and is waiting again for a donor, is urging Doug Ford’s government to support an NDP bill proposing an... More
July 9, 2019

Doug Ford took advantage of the Wynne’s lack of transparency on cap and trade to drag Ontario backwards

TORONTO - NDP Energy and Climate Change critic Peter Tabuns released the following statement in response to a National Observer report that Doug Ford secretly cancelled 227 clean energy projects as... More
July 8, 2019

Statement from NDP Women’s critic in response to the Ford government on midwifery

TORONTO — The NDP Women’s critic released the following statement on behalf of the Official Opposition:   “In December, the Doug Ford government eliminated all funding to the College of Midwives of... More
July 8, 2019

NDP calls on Ford Government to reverse cruel legal aid cuts

QUEEN’S PARK — Sara Singh, Ontario’s Official Opposition NDP critic for the Attorney General, called for newly appointed Attorney General Doug Downey to reverse the Ford government’s cruel legal ai... More
July 5, 2019

NDP says Ford’s claims on patronage exits don’t add up

QUEEN’S PARK — The NDP says the story on recent high-profile departures from Doug Ford’s inner circle doesn’t add up. According to dubious official statements, the departure of Ford’s chief of staf... More
July 2, 2019

Internal PC autism report claims misinformation campaign used to justify cuts, NDP renews call for new program

HAMILTON — According to an internal report authored by Conservative MPP Roman Baber and obtained and reported on by the Globe and Mail, the Doug Ford government spread misinformation about the cost... More
June 27, 2019

OSAP cuts hit students hard

QUEEN’S PARK — Chris Glover, Ontario NDP critic for Colleges and Universities, said it’s simply wrong for Doug Ford to plow ahead with cuts to OSAP — especially now, as students share their stories... More
June 27, 2019

Ford throws away $1 million on report propping up his idea to invite profit into public health care

QUEEN’S PARK — France Gélinas, Ontario NDP Health critic, released the following statement in response to the Premier’s Council on Improving Health Care and Ending Hallway Medicine’s latest report:... More
June 27, 2019

Ford gives 31 Conservative MPPs a 14% pay hike

QUEEN’S PARK — Doug Ford has nearly doubled the number of parliamentary assistants giving 31 MPPs a 14 per cent pay hike while firing education and health care workers.Doug Ford appointed 31 Conser... More
June 27, 2019

Families will pay the price for latest layoffs at Grand River Hospital: NDP

KITCHENER-WATERLOO — Doug Ford is forcing Grand River Hospital to lay off another 15 full-time nurses, a blow that comes after 38 full-time and part-time nurses were cut earlier this year.Local Off... More