News

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MPP Lisa Thompson calls on Liberals to commit to a timeline to post outdated EBR decisions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

PC Environment and Cap-and-Trade Critic Lisa Thompson gets an apology from the Premier for “Bad Actor” comments

QUEEN’S PARK – Premier Wynne apologized in the Legislature today for her comments last week where she scolded Ontarians for being “bad actors” on the environment. The Premier was asked by Ontario PC Environment and Cap-and-Trade Critic Lisa Thompson for an apology during Question Period due to the widespread displeasure across the province stemming from […]

Read more

Petition to List Cap-and-Trade Charges as a Separate Line Item on Natural Gas Bills

 

Read more

High Hydro Rates Not Energizing Ontarians

QUEEN’S PARK – The Liberal government needs to go further to remedy the skyrocketing energy rates that are draining the wallets of hardworking Ontarians and driving business out of the province, says PC Critic of Environment and Cap-and-Trade Lisa Thompson. She adds that today’s announcement from Minister Thibeault was a desperate ploy to repair the […]

Read more