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FACT CHECK: Ontario Liberals' failed jobs plan costs Bramalea 280 jobs

Unilever Canada has announced that they are moving their operations from near Brampton to the United States and putting 280 people out of work.

New Democrats to Create Jobs with Targeted Tax Credits

NIAGARA FALLS  Andrea Horwath, Leader of Ontario’s New Democrats, joined Wayne Gates, hard-working NDP MPP for Niagara Falls, at auto parts logistics provider Spencer ARL, to talk about the NDP plan for job creation with targeted tax credits.

 

 

New Democrats mourn the loss of Canadian literary legend Farley Mowat

Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath released the following statement on the death of Farley Mowat.

 

NDP Statement on tragedy at First Nickel’s Lockerby Mine

SUDBURY – Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath expressed her condolences today to the families of two First Nickel employees killed at the company’s Lockerby mine, near Sudbury, earlier today.

Statement from NDP Leader Andrea Horwath on the passing of Lynn Williams

TORONTO – “I was shocked and saddened to hear of the passing of Lynn Williams, former International President of the United Steelworkers and a true giant of the Canadian labour movement. My heart goes out to his family, friends, and loved ones.”

A challenge to the other leaders for five debates

Dear Ms. Wynne and Mr. Hudak,

As Ontario moves towards election day on June 12, 2014, Ontario families want to know what this election means for them. They will be watching the news, reading the paper, hearing and seeing ads, and talking to volunteers on their doorsteps, but I think it’s essential that they hear from leaders of the province’s leading political parties about the issues that matter in the real world.

Horwath says Ontarians have lost confidence in Liberals and deserve government that makes sense

Queen’s Park – Andrea Horwath, Leader of Ontario’s New Democrats, says she has lost confidence in the Liberal government amid mounting scandal and waste and that it’s time for change.

NDP files formal complaint against Liberals in Kingston and the Islands

Toronto – Today the Ontario NDP lodged a formal complaint with Elections Ontario against the Liberals in Kingston and the Islands for illegal online advertising.

 

The Liberals are running online election advertisements on Facebook during an advertising blackout period stipulated in Ontario elections law.