NDP Urges Trudeau to Save Francophone University in Ontario
OTTAWA – On Wednesday, the NDP called on Justin Trudeau to urgently sit down with Doug Ford to save the French-language University in Toronto. Recently, the Premier of Ontario cancelled the project for financial reasons. This project would have been the first entirely French University in Ontario and would represent a major increase in support for Franco-Ontarians, as well as Francophones throughout the country.
NDP: AG Report Shows Liberals Continue to Maintain a System that Puts the Rich First
OTTAWA – In his 2018 Fall Reports, the Auditor General once again highlighted serious problems that the Liberal government is not addressing quickly and effectively. On compliance activities of the Canada Revenue Agency, the report indicated that the Liberal government failed to go after the richest corporations and instead targeted everyday Canadians.
AG Report Exposes Need to Close the “Digital Divide” Between Urban and Rural Areas
OTTAWA – A few hours after the Auditor General released a striking report on the "digital divide" between Canadians living in rural and urban areas, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, said in a speech at a Federation of Canadian Municipalities event that Canadians need a national plan to fix this problem once and for all.