Michael Mantha MPP, Algoma–Manitoulin

Government of Ontario

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November 3, 2022

News from the Park - November 3, 2022

"You know, there is a reason that labour contract negotiations work... But it only works if everyone commits to fair-play and follows the same set of rules." More
October 27, 2022

News from the Park - October 27, 2022 - "Time moves slowly, but passes quickly"

You don’t have to have a degree in sociology, psychology, political science or even finance to know the reason for the constant flow of calls and correspondence to MPP offices. Life is getting toug... More
April 8, 2022

News from the Park - April 8, 2022 - Kids care about senior family members

Unfortunately, for some seniors, it seems that happiness and security are passing them by.  Read more... More
April 1, 2022

News from the Park April 1, 2022 - I really miss my visits to schools and classrooms.

If we want our children and youth in Ontario to have a healthy and prosperous future, we need to listen to them more and talk less. More
March 25, 2022

News from the Park - March 25, 2022 - A Fourth Form of Education?

It seems that there is a missing educational/informational component in how our Canadian form of democratic government works. More
March 18, 2022

News from the Park - March 18, 2022 - Let's turn the volume down.

Now is a time for Ontarians to reach way down in their souls and restore the hope we have in each other and our province. More
March 11, 2022

News from the Park - March 11, 2022 - Doug Ford is playing peekaboo

The retention bonus announced by Doug Ford is nowhere near what Ontario nurses deserve.  It's an insulting election gimmick he's using at their expense. More
March 7, 2022

News from the Park - March 4, 2022 _ Ontarians must embrace their responsibility to observe, stay informed and be engaged in our democratic system of government.

We must not and cannot allow ourselves to let our guard down as has happened in Russia, where democracy was permitted to be eroded by power-hungry leaders and oligarchs’ sleight of hand. More
February 11, 2022

News from the Park - February 11, 2022 - “With great power, great responsibility must also come.”

Simply put, protesters are tramping on the very cause they claim to be protecting. More
February 4, 2022

News from the Park - February 4, 2022 - Time flies when your'e having fun...

People are beginning to ask already what will be the dominant issues in the upcoming spring election.... In my view,  leadership effectiveness, credibility, and integrity will be crucial factors in... More