Here for Windsor West
Representing Windsor West as your MPP since 2014, Lisa has fought for good-paying local jobs, affordable housing, and mental health services. A fierce advocate for keeping kids learning safely inside classrooms, good and reliable public transit and enhancing end–of–life care, Lisa was instrumental in removing wait times for OHIP–funded palliative care for Canadian residents who move or return to Ontario. Most recently, Lisa has created legislation that would enshrine rights of congregate care residents to have access to their designated essential and family caregivers. Lisa is a fighter with a proven track-record for Windsor West. She is the Official Opposition Critic for Mental Health and Addictions.
Stiles: Instead of stability, just more cabinet chaos
QUEEN’S PARK – Official Opposition NDP leader Marit Stiles has released the following statement after the Ford government announced their second cabinet shuffle in the span of a month:
“Another day, another resignation, and another cabinet shuffle after the year-long Greenbelt corruption crisis continues...
Shaw: With the Greenbelt saved, Ford’s forced expansion of Hamilton’s urban boundary must be investigated
HAMILTON – After a successful fight to save the Greenbelt, MPP Sandy Shaw (Hamilton West—Ancaster—Dundas), Ontario NDP critic for Environment, Conservation, and Parks has a plan to get to the bottom of the Ford Conservatives’ shady changes to Hamilton’s urban boundary:
“Ford’s corruption is...
Ford’s government is in “complete and utter disarray”
QUEEN’S PARK – Marit Stiles, the Leader of the Official Opposition NDP, issued the following statement in response to yet another Conservative cabinet minister resigning from Ford’s cabinet:
“This is a government in complete and utter disarray, fractured after lurching from scandal to scandal. Ford’s...
Bell: Ontario must crackdown on illegal short-term rentals
TORONTO – Official Opposition NDP Housing critic Jessica Bell (University–Rosedale) joined tenants and advocates today to announce her legislative motion to stop predatory landlords evicting tenants and converting rental apartments into short-term rentals.
“Ford’s Conservatives are not serious about...
Stiles: A victory for Ontarians, but it doesn’t clear the air on a government that stinks
QUEEN’S PARK – Marit Stiles, the Leader of the Official Opposition, released the following statement on the Ford Conservatives’ eleventh-hour decision to reverse the Greenbelt Grab:
“This is a victory for Ontarians, who fought long and hard to get this government to reverse their corrupt decision to...
Stiles: “It makes you wonder what else they’re hiding”
QUEEN’S PARK – Marit Stiles, Leader of the Official Opposition NDP, issued the following statement after the Integrity Commissioner concluded his report into the appearance of conflict of interest at Ford’s family stag and doe:
“Things are not easy for Ontarians right now. We are in an affordability...
Harden's "Ride for Safety" sets the stage for safer roads and stronger communities
OTTAWA - Official Opposition NDP critic for Transit and Active Transportation, Joel Harden (Ottawa Centre), released the following statement as he cycles off on his upcoming initiative, "Ride for Safety":
"This ride signifies my relentless commitment to safeguarding vulnerable road users and forging safer...
Stiles: This government is spiralling out of control
QUEEN'S PARK — Official Opposition NDP leader Marit Stiles has issued the following statement in response to Minister Kaleed Rasheed's resignation:
This is the second Conservative cabinet minister in a matter of weeks to resign as a result of the Ford Conservatives’ corruption crisis. And we know...
"Enough is enough": Mamakwa denounces Ford Conservatives for ignoring Cat Lake First Nations’ right to free, prior and informed consent
TREATY 3 TERRITORY - Sol Mamakwa (Kiiwetinoong), Official Opposition NDP critic for Indigenous and Treaty Relations and Northern Development, issued the following statement as Cat Lake First Nation provided a response opposing the Ford Conservatives’ unilateral mining exploration permits in their...
Ontario NDP Queer Caucus: Anti-2SLGBTQI+ rhetoric hurts kids; Ford must ensure safe schools
QUEEN’S PARK — The Ontario NDP Queer Caucus —MPPs Jill Andrew, Terence Kernaghan, Lise Vaugeois, and Kristyn Wong-Tam—released the following statement condemning the so-called “Hands Off Our Kids” rallies taking place across Ontario today:
“Today’s demonstrations are driven by...
Stiles: “Leave kids alone”
BOWLING GREEN – Marit Stiles, the Leader of the Official Opposition NDP, issued the following statement as demonstrations—and counter-rallies in support of 2SLGBTQI+ people—are organized across Ontario for tomorrow morning:
“Transgender youth are five times more likely than their peers to think about...
Roaring applause for Marit Stiles’ NDP at the municipalities’ conference
The Ontario NDP turned heads and perked up ears at one of the most important local government gatherings of the year.
Your Leader of the Official Opposition Marit Stiles stole the show at the annual Association of Municipalities conference and met with 26 delegations. It’s a yearly event for...