Michael Mantha MPP, Algoma–Manitoulin

Government of Ontario

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April 12, 2021

News from the Park - Arpil 12, 2021

Life is more enjoyable and significantly easier in many ways if you are a glass half full kind of person.  The meaning of the question, “Is the glass half empty or half full?” is a common proverbia... More
April 5, 2021

News from the Park - April 5, 2021

Without question, these days of this world pandemic are undoubtedly among the most challenging that some of us have ever seen, or might ever experience in our lifetime.  I cannot begin to list all ... More
March 29, 2021

News from the Park - March 29

I’m looking forward to the April constituency week.  I think I’m ready for some time away from Queen’s Park and a break from that long road I travel both ways every weekend.  I’ve always maintained... More
March 22, 2021

News from the Park - March 22, 2021

In recent years I’ve noticed somewhat of a resurgence in the phenomenon of superhero interest.  It’s in comic books still but also on the big screen.  Subscription TV moguls like Netflix and Prime ... More
March 15, 2021

News from the Park - March 15, 2021

One of the greatest things about being an MPP is enjoying getting to know an incredible array of people.  I use the word array because an array is a collection of things of the same type.  I tend t... More
March 8, 2021

Ford Conservatives vote down NDP motion to lower internet bills for northerners

QUEEN’S PARK – The Doug Ford Conservatives refused to offer relief on internet bills for northerners, said NDP MPP Michel Mantha (Algoma-Manitouin) after the Ford government voted down Mantha’s... More
March 8, 2021

News from the Park - March 8, 2021

In politics, it’s all in the eye of the beholder.  Right?  Obviously there is a wide range of political perspectives that are aimed to achieve similar goals.  The path to achieving those goals is o... More
March 5, 2021

MPP Mantha to introduce motion to lower Internet bills for northerners

QUEEN’S PARK – During this pandemic when Internet usage has increased and costs have skyrocketed, northerners need relief on Internet bills, said Michael Mantha, NDP MPP for Algoma-Manitoulin, ... More
March 2, 2021

NDP’s Mantha calls on Ford to include tourism businesses in emergency funding

QUEEN’S PARK – Doug Ford must stem the damage to Northern Ontario tourism during this pandemic by including businesses in COVID-funding programs, said MPP Mike Mantha (Algoma-Manitoulin... More
March 1, 2021

News from the Park - March 1, 2021

When I was just a kid, I remember on some special occasions going with my mom to a local bakery.  It was a kid’s dream come true walking in there.  Cookies, chocolates, deserts with sprinkles.  Kee... More