Politics and Lunatics

Liberal Government Ignored Its Own Expert Recommendations To Fund Sight Saving Surgery

QUEEN’S PARK – Earlier this week Ontario PC Health Critic Jeff Yurek (Elgin-Middlesex-London) questioned the government on their failure to fund surgery for keratoconus, a degenerative eye disease that causes individuals to go legally blind. “The Minister responded by stating that they are following the advice of their scientific and …

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Environmental Commissioner Confirms Government Failing Wildlife Management

QUEEN’S PARK – This morning MPP Jeff Yurek, Elgin-Middlesex-London questioned the Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry on the Environmental Commissioners report detailing the government’s failure on the management of wildlife in the province. The Environmental Commissioner reported that Ontario’s moose population has declined by 20% in the past decade …

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Minister’S Accountability And Transparency On Special Purpose Account Fails Hunters And Anglers In Ontario – Mpp Yurek

QUEEN’S PARK – This morning MPP Jeff Yurek (Elgin-Middlesex-London) questioned the Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry on the lack of transparency of the expenditures of the Special Purpose Account. “Is the Minister able to explain to hunters and anglers of this province how buying homes and paying for psychologists …

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Ontario 150 Funding

ST. THOMAS – Last week the provincial government announced the details of the Ontario 150 fund. “Next year, 2017, marks Canada’s 150th anniversary. In celebration of this milestone the government is celebrating with a new one-time funding stream called Ontario 150. This fund will support events and programs throughout Ontario …

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