Vincent Ke MPP Member’s Statement On October 26 2020

Summary Our government has been assuring people that we are all in this health crisis together. Accroding to a new survey, 43% of Chinese-Canadians have been targets of threats, insults and ntimidation. This disturbing trend calls for our attention and actions. Transcription Mr. Speaker. Since the onset of the pandemic, our government has been assuring […]

Vincent Ke MPP Member’s Statement On October 21 2020

Summary Small enterprises contribute significant value to the local landscape of Main Street business, enhance our economies and create jobs. I salute their exceptional efforts as they continue to make progress, rebound and recover. Transcription Mr. Speaker. As we celebrate Small Business Week in Ontario, I take this opportunity to shine the spotlight on the […]

Next Phase of Ontario’s Action Plan

Summary Today, Minister Phillips announced the 2020 Ontario Budget will be released on Thursday, November 5, 2020. The budget will build onOntario’s Action Plan: Responding to COVID-19, which wasupdated this summer┬áto make available a projected $30 billion in response to the global pandemic. Key Messages When the first wave of COVID-19 started back in March, […]

Child Abuse Prevention Month

Summary Tuesday, October 27 is Dress Purple Day in Ontario. The focus this year is reminding children, youth and families that there are supports for them in the community and they are not alone. This is especially true during the COVID-19 pandemic. We encourage all members who will be in the House Tuesday to wear […]

Canadian Red Cross Supporting Long-Term Care Home in Hawkesbury

Summary Today, we announced that Canadian Red Cross teams are providing short-term support to the Prescott and Russell Residence long-term care home in Hawkesbury, to assist with ongoing efforts to keep residents, staff and caregivers safe. This support is funded by the federal government. Key Messages Canadian Red Cross teams are providing short-term support to the […]