News

MPP Lisa Thompson Presses Government on School Closures

QUEEN’S PARK – Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson questioned Kathleen Wynne this morning on the province’s 2015 accommodation review which has led to school closures across the province. “There is a troubling pattern with this government ignoring community autonomy,” said Lisa Thompson, MPP for Huron-Bruce. “The 2009 Green Energy Act stripped away local authority too, and we […]

Read more

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson to host small business roundtable discussions

Blyth – MPP for Huron-Bruce Lisa Thompson will be hosting two small business roundtable discussions in the riding on November 28th to hear from the community about what challenges and issues local businesses and industry are facing. The first meeting will take place at the REACH Centre in Clinton from 10:30am to 12:00pm, with the […]

Read more

Statement from MPP Lisa Thompson regarding the 2016 Fall Economic Statement

The following is a statement from Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson after the Liberal government released their 2016 Fall Economic Statement yesterday: “The Fall Economic Statement has proven that the Liberal government continues to remain disconnected from the people of Ontario. With the passing of every Liberal initiative, it seems that this government spirals deeper and […]

Read more

A Message from MPP Lisa Thompson on Remembrance Day

Read more

MPP Lisa Thompson calls on Liberals to commit to a timeline to post outdated EBR decisions

QUEEN’S PARK – It is shameful that the Minister for Environment and Climate Change is still failing to keep Ontarians informed about the environmental issues that affect them, and he needs to take immediate action to address the 7 year backlog of outstanding decisions and comments that should have been posted to Ontario’s Environmental Bill […]

Read more

Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson to host 5th Annual Remarkable Citizens Awards ceremony in Teeswater

Blyth – Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thomson wants you to help shine the spotlight on remarkable citizens in your community. The 5th Annual Remarkable Citizens Awards evening will be hosted by MPP Lisa Thompson during her annual New Year’s Levee event, which will take place at the Teeswater Town Hall on the evening of January 4, […]

Read more

Statement from MPP Thompson about the impact of electricity rates on Ontario communities

The following is a statement from Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson after supporting a motion in the House today denouncing Liberal actions on electricity costs which have made life unaffordable for Ontarians: “There is no question that the actions of the Liberal government have made life harder for communities across the province. In my riding of […]

Read more

Statement from MPP Lisa Thompson on Electricity Rates

The following is a statement from MPP for Huron-Bruce Lisa Thompson regarding yesterday’s announcement from the Ontario Energy Board that electricity rates will not increase in November: “Yesterday the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) revealed that they would not be implementing the increase to hydro rates scheduled for November 1st, and while it might act as […]

Read more

MPP Lisa Thompson Questions Government About Healthcare Wait Times in Huron-Bruce

QUEEN’S PARK – Under the Liberals, cuts to healthcare services have become far too frequent, and the Premier and her Health Minister need to be doing more to increase access and support for patients in need of medical treatment, says MPP for Huron-Bruce Lisa Thompson. Thompson questioned the Premier today on why people are being […]

Read more

MPPs Walker and Thompson Issue Open Letter to Education Minister on Local School Closures

QUEEN’S PARK – Today, Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson and Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker hand-delivered the following letter to Education Minister Mitzie Hunter regarding school closures in Bruce and Grey. – 30 –

Read more