Response from government on murdered and missing aboriginal women is shameful

When the body of Tina Fontaine was pulled from the Winnipeg River late last month it re-ignited a fierce debate about Canada’s response to...

Food banks busier than ever

Manitoulin Family Resources is set to open their newly constructed food bank this month.  While I am saddened that I will be in Ottawa...

Green Party applauds American-Chinese commitment to climate action

OTTAWA - The Green Party of Canada welcomes the historic climate deal reached between the United States of America (U.S.) and the People’s Republic of China. Today,...

First Nation leaders arrange summit to meet with provincial cabinet ministers to reset relationships...

TORONTO – First Nations Chiefs from across Ontario are gathered at the ‘Leaders in the Legislature’ event with Ontario Cabinet Ministers today and tomorrow to...

Northern Ontario supports Andrea Horwath’s decision on Liberal budget says NDP

TIMMINS – Gilles Bisson, MPP for Timmins-James Bay, said a new poll shows a clear majority of people across Northern Ontario agree with the NDP...

Fraser Institute releases report on national implications of British Columbia land claim Supreme...

VANCOUVER—The Fraser Institute—an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank––released a new report last week looking at the national implications of the Supreme Court of...

Robocall judge says conservative staffer Sona guilty – and he did not act alone

Conservatives must come clean about their operatives and database being used in voter suppression crimes OTTAWA - Today a judge in Guelph found former Conservative...

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...

Asian carp bill will give Canadian Border Services the tools they need

Asian carp are knocking on the Great Lakes’ door and it is imperative that we do everything within our power to keep this invasive...

Hudak Confirms 100,000 Job Cuts Include Municipalities

OTTAWA – Today, PC Leader Tim Hudak confirmed that his 100,000 Pink Slip Plan includes municipal job cuts: “So the size of the public service,...

Helping Aboriginal Families Make Healthy Choices

Ontario Expanding Healthy Active Living Programs for Aboriginal Children and Youth ONTARIO--Ontario is helping more Aboriginal children, youth and their families adopt healthy lifestyles with...

Privatization and bad political decisions spell hydro bill hikes says NDP

QUEEN'S PARK – On Saturday, Ontarians will see their hydro bills go up yet again thanks to a decade of bad political decisions and...