Time for a palliative care strategy in Canada

Canada has an aging population and will face many challenges as a result of that. While we have been engaged with some of the...

MPs needed to ensure passage of palliative care motion

OTTAWA- The success of establishing a pan-Canadian palliative care strategy will come down to the willingness of individual MPs to stand up for the...

Improving Access to Safe Fertility Treatments

Ontario Sharing Cost of IVF to Help People Who Cannot Conceive Children ONTARIO--Ontario intends to help more people expand their family by increasing access to...

NDP Leader demands improvement of government mining safety review

QUEEN'S PARK– Today NDP Leader Andrea Horwath said the government needs to provide adequate resources for its mining safety review panel to do its...

Ontera selloff a ‘bad deal’

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP Timiskaming-Cochrane MPP John Vanthof says Ontarians are picking up the tab for the government’s decision to sell Ontera telecommunications to...

Ontario Strengthening Education Sector for Students

ONTARIO--Today, Bill 122, The School Boards Collective Bargaining Act, 2014 passed third reading in the Ontario legislature. The legislation will allow the province to move forward...

ONTC announcement a ‘stop gap’ measure: NDP

KIRKLAND LAKE – NDP Timiskaming-Cochrane MPP John Vanthof says the Liberal announcement that certain ONTC services will continue to operate for the next three...

Still time to do the right thing for passenger service on ACR

OTTAWA – Carol Hughes says it is time for the government to do the right thing for businesses, communities, and property owners who will...

Angus disappointed by government’s position on palliative care motion

Still Hopeful MPs will Support Pan-Canadian Strategy OTTAWA- Parliament began its first round of debate last night (Tues) on the New Democratic Party's motion on...

End of TRC hearings doesn’t signal end to the needs of residential school survivors...

OTTAWA – Victims of Residential Schools will no longer be able to turn to special services designed specifically to match their needs now that...

Premier shouldn’t be using Northern appearance to avoid gas plant scandal questions says NDP...

Queen’s Park – Today Michael Mantha, MPP for Algoma-Manitoulin and NDP Northern Development and Mines Critic, said the Premier shouldn’t be using an appearance...

Open letter from Premier Kathleen Wynne to Tim Hudak

Re: Open letter from Premier Kathleen Wynne to Tim HudakDear Mr. Hudak During your press conference on March 27th you made several false, misleading and...