Statement from NDP MPP-elect Gilles Bisson on Doug Ford's transit comments
“The NDP believes that Ontarians deserve affordable, reliable and dignified public transit.
Mr. Ford’s confusing proclamation today that he will build subways everywhere in Ontario is not a real plan to invest in the services that everyday families need, and it undermines real transit plans and...
Statement from NDP MPP-elect Gilles Bisson on cannabis sales
“Ontario’s New Democrats support a legal, regulated cannabis industry.
The move to the legal sale of cannabis is a something we have to get right, and that includes making legal sales socially responsible, and also robust enough to push out the black market. The current proposed model in Ontario – just 40...
Letter from Andrea Horwath to Doug Ford: Ontarians deserve details of your hiring freeze
Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath’s letter to Premier-designate Doug Ford requesting specific details on his hiring freeze.
Premier-designate Doug Ford
Room 281, Main Legislative Building, Queen's Park
Toronto, Ontario M7A 1A1
June 19, 2018
NDP says Ford’s anti-environment move comes with costs
QUEEN’S PARK – Doug Ford’s anti-environment crusade will put Ontario’s air, water and land at risk – and cost people and the province billions.
Ford announced Friday he’ll remove the cap on how much industrial operations are allowed to pollute, despite having no plan for a...
Statement from NDP Leader Andrea Horwath on the Privacy Commissioner's annual report
QUEEN’S PARK–Following the release of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario’s 2017 Annual Report, NDP Leader Andrea Horwath released the following statement:
“I share the concerns of Ontarians and the Privacy Commissioner about the use of personal data for...
Horwath’s NDP the only choice to stop Doug Ford and bring change for the better
On election day in Ontario, everyday people are coming together to choose hope by voting for Andrea Horwath and the NDP – knowing that they are only thing standing in the way of Doug Ford’s painful cuts, privatization and corruption.
People across the province are asking themselves: Who will be the best...
Ford’s cuts mean over 60,000 layoffs in the GTA
Horwath offers hope for GTA families who can’t afford Ford
TORONTO – People in the GTA have an opportunity to stop Doug Ford and elect a premier that families can count on by voting for Andrea Horwath and the Ontario NDP – the only option for stopping Ford’s cuts, privatization and corruption.
The new $6 million man: It’s time Doug Ford was honest with Ontarians
TORONTO – Doug Ford has refused to be open and transparent with Ontarians following the explosive allegations made against him by the widow of his late brother Rob — including breach of trust, negligence and more than $6 million in losses at Deco Labels and Tags.
“Doug Ford wants to be your premier, yet...
It’s time Kathleen Wynne took her own advice
Kathleen Wynne is out of the race, and has abandoned the fight against Doug Ford – but she’s working hard to defeat New Democrats.
Liberal pundits have reported that the Liberal campaign would rather see Doug Ford become premier than Andrea Horwath.
Voting for the third place Liberals won’t elect a...
Horwath’s health care, affordability focus for Brantford families that can’t afford Ford
Ford’s cuts risk 92 health care jobs, 10 hospital beds, two school closures
BRANTFORD – Just two days before the election, Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath was in Brantford Tuesday, contrasting her hopeful plan for better health care and shorter wait times with Doug Ford’s plan to cut 92 health care...
NDP the only option for Guelph to stop Doug Ford
Two Guelph schools, 56 health care jobs at risk
GUELPH – Something special is happening in Guelph, where everyday people are coming together behind NDP leader Andrea Horwath’s change for the better and to stop Doug Ford from being Ontario’s new premier.
Ford refuses to tell Ontarians where the axe...
Liberals Promised to Not Use Back to Work Legislation in York U Strike
Kathleen Wynne must answer for being dishonest to students, faculty members and voters.
The Liberals have now spent weeks attacking the NDP for standing with working people. But a secret recording shows that Kathleen Wynne's own Minister of Advanced Education promised CUPE that the government would do the...