Month: October 2017

News Release – Jones: Questions Minister of Infrastructure on Taxpayer Funded Partisan Ads

“In the Auditor General’s 2016 report, the Auditor raised serious concerns about the government spending taxpayer dollars on partisan ads,” said Jones. “In the report, the Auditor said the government’s infrastructure ads were “self- congratulatory and aimed at ensuring that the government gets credit for its potential future spending plans,” said Jones. “Your latest online …

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Liberal’s Hydro Mess Will Cost Ontarians $4 Billion More Than Necessary

On October 17th, Ontario’s Auditor General (Auditor) released a special report on the government’s hydro plan. The Auditor report shows that the Liberal government’s attempt to hide the true cost of their hydro plan could cost Ontarians $4 billion more than necessary. The report also reveals that the Ministry of Energy stonewalled attempts from the …

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Weekly Column – Government Must Ensure the Colleges Strike Does Not Leave Students Behind

On Monday, 12,000 faculty at Ontario’s colleges went on strike; affecting about 500,000 students. Many students are feeling left out, because they have paid thousands of dollars for their education but could potentially miss out on classes for an unknown time period. In fact, 2 students have begun a petition asking for a student fee …

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News Release – Jones: Minister Needs to Commit to Action on Shelburne Advanced Green

(Queen’s Park) – Today, Sylvia Jones, MPP Dufferin-Caledon called on the Minister of Transportation to take action on the Shelburne advanced green. “Having read the Minister’s commitment to undertake a review of the intersection in the summer of 2018, it is clear that the Minister is intent on delaying this needed upgrade,” said Jones “I …

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Celebrating 10 Years of Serving Dufferin-Caledon

Special Guests Progressive Conservative Leader, Patrick Brown Free Food from: Soulyve Steak House 63 Lavender Blue Catering Black Birch Restraunt Woodfield Farms Gordissimo Four Corners Bakery Hockley Valley Coffee Roasters Details Caledon East Community Complex, 6215 Old Church Road, Caledon East Tuesday October 10th 4:30pm-7:40pm RSVP to sylvia.jonesco@pc.ola.org