MPP Dufferin-Caledon

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Sylvia Jones offers, News and Updates, Press Releases, and relevant Queen’s Park Bulletins listed here for her constituents. Updates are frequent. Want to be in the know? Consider entering your email address to our database to be immediately notified of new releases.

News Release – $14 Million Spent on Incomplete Environmental Assessment of GTA West Corridor

(Queen’s Park) –Sylvia Jones MPP Dufferin-Caledon questioned the Minister of Transportation on the details of a Freedom of Information (FOI) request that revealed that since 2007, the government has spent $14.5 million on an incomplete environment assessment and the expert review panel of the GTA West Corridor.

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Weekly Column- Auditor General Highlights Liberals’ waste, mismanagement, and poor oversight

On December 6th, Ontario’s Auditor General released her largest annual report with 1,079 pages in two volumes.  The report focuses on value-for-money audits as well as measures for the government to improve its accountability. The Auditor General is an independent and non-partisan officer of the Legislative Assembly.

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News Release: New Labour Law Will Hurt Families Supporting Family Members with Disabilities

(Queen’s Park) – Sylvia Jones MPP, questioned the government on the impact of the changes to labour laws. Community Living Ontario which represents 99 Community Living Organizations across Ontario has said that the changes will result in a 25% reduction in the number of hours of support

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News Release: Jones – Calls on Premier to Match Historic Commitment to Mental Health Services

(Queen’s Park) – Sylvia Jones, questioned the Premier on a Globe and Mail article which reported that that the majority mental health patients do not see a psychiatrist within 6 months of being treated in an emergency room. “This morning’s Globe and Mail article reinforced what many

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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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