Michael Mantha MPP, Algoma–Manitoulin

Government of Ontario

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January 14, 2022

News from the Park - January 14, 2022

Equitable access to care means that Northern Ontarians should have the right to access the same care and medical services that every patient in this province has. More
December 17, 2021

News from the PARK - December 17, 2021 - Why is Doug Ford dragging his feet?

Ontario is the only province without $10 per day child care deal because Doug Ford and Minister Lecce don’t understand that education and child care are not synonymous. More
December 10, 2021

News from the Park - December 10 - 2021 - Snow jobs

"Northerners love winter, and we know all about snow.  As a result, we are experts at recognizing a snow job when we see or hear one." More
December 3, 2021

News from the Park - December 3, 2021 - Ontarians deserve fairness at the gas pumps

If we can sell a case of beer or a bottle of wine for the same price in Cornwall and Kenora, certainly we should be able to bring fairness in the price of gas. More
November 26, 2021

News from the Park - November 26, 2021 - Give winter the respect it deserves

After dealing with Ontario winter highways for over a hundred years, you’d think that the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) would have what keeping our roads clear and safe down to a science. But, u... More
November 19, 2021

News from the Park November 19, 2021 - A moral test for government

“The moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly; those who are in the shadows of lif... More
November 12, 2021

News from the Park - November 12, 2021 - Ontario seniors deserve so much better.

Seniors should be able to age in place — in their own neighbourhood, living on their own terms. More
November 5, 2021

News from the Park - November 5, 2021 - True Colours

“When someone shows you their true colours, trust your instincts, and don’t all of a sudden become colorblind.” More
October 29, 2021

News from the Park - October 29, 2021 - Monitoring the pulse of Algoma-Manitoulin

A staff team member pointed out that monitoring the email account is like a medical professional monitoring someone’s blood pressure over an extended period of time.  Looking over the patient’s rea... More
October 25, 2021

News from the Park - October 25, 2021 - It never rains, But it pours.

Ever since the Ford Conservatives took power in 2018, our health care system has been running a gauntlet of problems.  And after the pandemic hit, we have experienced a steep downward spiral. More