Weekly Column

April 14, 2017: Rents are out of control in Ontario

April 7, 2017: Dropping loopholes and pennies

March 31, 2017: Universal healthcare is a right, not a privilege

March 24, 2017 : Time to act for more affordability!

March 17, 2017: $40 billion in interest payment

March 10, 2017 : March sun shines on Liberals mistakes

March 3, 2017: Is electricity a luxury?

February 24, 2017: New Democrats are turning up the heat in the Legislature on Hydro

December 2, 2016: Ontario’s Auditor General has read, “The Emperor’s New Clothes.”

November 25, 2016: “Energy and persistence conquer all things.”

November 18, 2016: The Smoke Rises on Premier Wynne

November 11, 2016: Bill 41 The Patients First Act

November 4, 2016: Moving Forward on Grandparents Rights

October 28. 2016: Caring for Residents in Long-Term Care Nursing Homes

October 14, 2016: Algoma-Manitoulin youth receives prestigious writing award

October 7, 2016: Liberals – Masters of the Art of Sleight-of-Hand

September 30, 2016: Sgt. Charles H. Byce

September 23, 2013: Ontario voters deserve better than partisan game-playing

September 16, 2016: Hydro, Healthcare and Jobs!

August 26, 2016: Liberal’s concept of transparency

August 5, 2016: Hydro delivery charges unfair to rural and Northern Ontarians

July 22, 2016 – Waukesha Water Diversion Project

July 8, 2016 – Add your voice to surveys for improving transportation in Ontario

June 24, 2016: Fluctuating gasoline prices at the pump

June 10, 2016: Grassy Narrows, IBI support for autistic children and cuts to education

June 3, 2016:  Support for Lyme disease and for our food banks

Constituency Week and the NDP Commitment to a Fair, Effective and Transparent Climate Change Action Plan

May 20, 2016: Healthcare – Ontario’s Silent Crisis

May 13, 2016:  Nursing Week and the silent crisis

May 6, 2016: Liberals still ignore needs of autistic children and a new Liberal scandal develops

April 29, 2016: Liberals still ignore patients needing at-home cancer drugs

April 22, 2016: Wynne Liberals continue to ignore warnings and advice from experts

April 15, 2016: Reckless Liberal Government Actions

April 8, 2016: Care for Seniors and Children with Autism

April 1, 2016: Ontario’s Steel Industry

March 24, 2016: Crisis for Seniors, Public Education and the Steel Industry

March 11, 2016: Promises, Promises…

March 4, 2016: The Harsh Reality about Our Future

2016 Budget: Another Disappointment Once Again

December 21, 2015:  Liberal Charges

December 11, 2015:  Legislative session ends for 2015

December 3, 2015:  Auditor General’s Report

November 27, 2015: Finance – First Responder PTSD – Lyme disease

November 20, 2015: Children’s Law Reform Private Members Bill and Franco-Ontarian University Private Members Bill

November 13, 2015: Remembrance Day and constituency week

November 6, 2015: Noront and the Ontario Mining Association

October 30, 2015: Financial Accountability Officer and Hydro One

October 23, 2015: PET scanner and auto Insurance

September 28, 2015 Community Care Access Centre and bribery charges against a prominent Sudbury Liberal

September 21, 2015  Hydro One and the Great Lakes Shoreline Right of Passage Act

September 11, 2015   Hydro One and Healthcare Cuts

September 1, 2015   Ontario Childcare

August 21, 2015   Hydro Town Hall

August 14, 2015   Bears and Town Hall

July 31, 2015   July 31, 2015  

Empowering Homecare Act July 24, 2015   

Seniors Deserve Better Care

July 17, 2015  Hydro Secrets

July 10, 2015  

Workplace Safety for Nurses

July 3, 2015   Canada Day in Algoma-Manitoulin and Lyme Disease Legislation Update

June 26, 2015   MTO Winter Maintenance Action Plan

June 12, 2015   Ride for Lyme Disease and Events in Algoma-Manitoulin

May 29, 2015   Ontario Ombudsman’s Report on Hydro One Billing

May 22, 2015  Hydro One Campaign

May 8, 2015  Lyme Disease Month in Algoma-Manitoulin

May 1, 2015  Ontario Auditor General’s Report on Winter Highway Maintenance

April 24, 2015  A Budget that Doesn’t Deliver

March 30, 2015 Health Care Accountability

March 4, 2015 The Crippling Costs of Hydro

April 25th, 2014 – WSIB

April 11, 2014 – Winter Roads Maintenance Motion

April 4th, 2014 – Gas Plants & Gas Hikes

October 21st, 2013 – Environmental Commissioner

March 27th, 2013- Mantha’s Private Members Bill

March 7th, 2013 – Municipal Property Assessment Corporation Elliot Lake Inquiry

March 1st, 2013 – Service Ontario and Northern Roads

February 15th, 2013 – Question Period

February 8th, 2013 – News from the Park

July 23rd, 2012 – Algo Centre Mall

June 22nd, 2012 – End of Session

June 15th, 2012 – Northern Health Travel Grant

June 7th, 2012 – Stop the Cuts!

June 1st, 2012 -Access to Crown Lands

May 18th, 2012 – Gas Prices

April 19th, 2012 – Forestry

April 12th, 2012 – Far North Act

February 10th, 2012 – Winter Festivals

February 3rd, 2012 – Ring of Fire

January 27th, 2012 – Attawapiskat

January 19th, 2012 – Staff

January 13th, 2012 – On the Road Again