How did this happen?

I am the type of person who enjoys a sense of accomplishment and completing tasks. This is probably why I feel so stressed that...
Carol Hughes, MP

Facebook data breach hits Canada

Most of us use the internet without much concern about our privacy, but the Cambridge Analytica revelations have put that kind of faith in...

The best parts of Christmas haven’t changed much at all

On Remembrance Day when we pay special attention to our veterans you may hear the phrase, “every day should be Remembrance Day” and there...
Carol Hughes, MP

Julie Payette to be our 29th Governor General

The announcement last week that Julie Payette will become our next Governor General is being widely lauded as an excellent choice.  Ms. Payette may...
Carol Hughes, MP

Budget was designed to sound good

The quick analysis of this year’s budget was that it read like an election platform that was long on statements of intent, but short...
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Seniors Calling. Ontario’s NDP leader Andrea Horwath reflects on Bill 188 & Long-term Care...

https://youtu.be/BPhptqfuheU A Private Members Bill, 188, known as the ‘Time to Care Act’ (Long-Term Care Homes Amendment, Minimum Standard of Daily Care), 2016, was introduced...
Carol Hughes, MP

The government can easily fix new regulatory roadblock for credit unions

Last month an advisory from the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) placed onerous conditions on credit unions and seemed to be...
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New Tax Season Brings New Scams

Tax season is upon us. Unfortunately that means you may be targeted by scammers trying to trick you into giving them your hard earned...

“Values of integrity, accountability and respect matter”. Mantha MPP

This week it’s all about honour. Without doubt, hosting constituency clinics in various communities about one week per month effectively helps me to stay abreast...
Carol Hughes, MP

Putting the brakes on sugary high alcohol drinks

Parliament worked the way it is meant to this week when an NDP emergency motion that directs the health committee to study on how...