Statement by Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath on the appointment of Elizabeth Dowdeswell, O.C., as Ontario's next Lieutenant Governor

"I want to extend my congratulations to Elizabeth Dowdeswell, O.C., on her appointment to the Office of the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario. I know she will uphold the office with integrity. Ms. Dowdeswell has an impressive track record of public service across Canada and abroad. To Ms. Dowdeswell: I would like to to welcome you to your new role and wish you all the best on behalf of Ontario’s New Democrats.

I would also like to take a moment to thank the Honourable David C. Onley, O Ont., for his years of dedicated service to the people of Ontario as Lieutenant Governor."