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News Release: $17.4 Million Spent on Partisan Government Advertising

“According to the Auditor General’s 2017 report, the Wynne Liberals spent $17.4 million on partisan government advertising. The Auditor has said that the primary goal of these ads were to “foster a positive impression of the government party.” These include a $3 million infrastructure campaign which the

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News Release: Consultation Begins on Organic Standard in Ontario

(Queen’s Park) –Sylvia Jones, MPP Dufferin-Caledon invited organic producers and consumers to participate in Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) consultations on creating an organic standard in Ontario. Consultation dates are: In person at OMAFRA Field Offices date: December 5th, 2017 9:30am-11:30am Locations: Toronto, Ridgetown,

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News Release – Ontario PCs’ $1.9 Billion Mental Health Commitment

(Queen’s Park) –Sylvia Jones, MPP Dufferin-Caledon questioned the Deputy Premier on the mental health crisis in Ontario and called on the Liberal government to match the Ontario PC’s commitment to invest $1.9 billion in mental health services, the largest investment in mental health in Canadian provincial history.

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News Release – Jones – Organic Legislation Passes Second Reading

(Dufferin-Caledon) – Today, Bill153: Organic Products Act, 2017 passed second reading. Bill 153 is co-sponsored legislation between NDP MPP Peter Tabuns and PC MPP Sylvia Jones. The Bill would ensure consumer confidence in organic products by requiring that all organic products sold in Ontario have been certified.

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Jones – Government Limiting Childcare Choices for Families

(Dufferin-Caledon) – Today, Sylvia Jones, MPP questioned the Minister Responsible for Early Years and Child Care about the report from the Globe and Mail that the government will be restricting families’ access to afterschool programs. “Parents in Ontario are constantly struggling to find affordable child care options,”

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