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May 25th 2016 Sign the petition to save our access to natural gas heating!

PETITION TO THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF ONTARIO   WHEREAS   Currently, 76% of homes in Ontario use natural gas for heat, and WHEREAS   Natural gas is a clean, reliable and affordable fuel source and its price has been steadily in decline for several years, and WHEREAS   Under theGovernment’s new plan, all homes and buildings […]

May 25th 2016 MPP McDonell Launches Petition to Save Our Right to Choose Natural Gas

CORNWALL – MPP Jim McDonell launched a new petition today calling on the Government to reverse course on the planned phasing out of natural gas heating in Ontario.   “Under the Liberals’ misguided climate change plan, Ontarians will be deprived of their ability to choose a sustainable, affordable and efficient heating option,” MPP McDonell stated. […]

May 25th 2016 2016 Ontario Senior Achievement Award

CORNWALL – The Province of Ontario is now accepting nominations for the Seniors’ Achievement Award. Each year, the Award recognizes Ontarians who have made significant contributions to their communities and the Province after the age of 65. MPP Jim McDonell is encouraging residents of Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry to nominate remarkable seniors by the June 15th deadline. […]

May 18th 2016 Liberal Government Wastes Money and Makes Ontarians Pay

QUEEN’S PARK – This day in the Legislature was marked by the release of two damning reports regarding the Government’s management of the education collective bargaining file and into Ontario’s unsustainable financial path, as well as by the forced passage of the Cap-and-Trade bill without allowing further debate at Third Reading.   According to the […]

May 17th 2016 Liberal Government Votes Against Autism Therapy for Children Over Five

QUEEN’S PARK – Today in front of many affected families, Ontario’s Liberal Government voted against the Progressive Conservative’s opposition day motion to reinstate life-changing autism therapy for children over the age of five. As of May 1st, the Liberal Government has terminated Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI) therapy for those aged five and above.   “Families […]

May 16th 2016 Liberals’ Cap-and-Trade Plan an Attack on Our Industry and Way of Life

QUEEN’S PARK – The implementation plan of the Ontario Government’s Cap-and-Trade scheme, obtained by the Globe and Mail, sheds light on the deep and expensive changes the Government wishes to impose in the Province at the taxpayer’s expense.   “The Liberals intend to plough $7 billion into various policy schemes that will not benefit consumers […]

May 11th 2016 Liberal Government Fights Climate Change by Dumping Millions into California Economy

QUEEN’S PARK – The Liberal Government’s cap-and-trade plan for Ontario is to dump $300-million a year into the California economy. It was revealed that by 2020, Ontario companies will be forced to buy emissions allowances from California at the cost of $300-million. By 2030, the increased cost of allowances could see Ontario spending nearly $3-billion […]

May 10th 2016 Petition to Save Local Service Ontario Locations

Sign the petition to preserve in-person Service Ontario services in Morrisburg, Kemptville, Embrun and six other communities!

May 9th 2016 MPP McDonell Pushes to Preserve In-Person Public Services in Small Communities

QUEEN’S PARK – During today’s Question Period MPP Jim McDonell reminded the Minister for Government and Consumer Services of his obligation to ensure public services were available to Ontarians that needed them. Many residents of small or rural communities opt for in-person service at a public or contracted Service Ontario outlet.   “The Liberals are […]

May 5th 2016 MPP McDonell Condemns Government’s Service Ontario Closures

QUEEN’S PARK – Service Ontario intends to close nine publicly-run service outlets across the province. MPP Jim McDonell (PC Critic for Government and Consumer Services) highlighted that the Government is ignoring Ontarians’ need for service outlets close to home.   “The current Government shut down 72 Service Ontario kiosks in 2012 and now they’re shutting […]

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