Minister Lisa MacLeod and Laurie Scott are Using Their Platforms to Shine a Light on #EndHumanTrafficking
February 22, 2019 12:28 PM
Today is Human Trafficking Awareness Day. Laurie Scott and Lisa MacLeod are using their platforms to shine a light to #EndHumanTrafficking. Great progress has been made but there is more work ahead and that begins with ensuring everyone can #KnowHumanTrafficking if they see it.
December 17, 2018 6:32 PM
Ontario’s power supply is at stake as Power Workers' Union employees at OPG say they’re going to strike, which could lead to dangerous blackouts this winter. Our Government hopes the NDP will join in passing legislation quickly to ensure Ontario has a reliable source of power this season.
Labour Minister Laurie Scott brings forth Legislation to allow Double-Hatters, Professional Firefighters to Volunteer in Local Community
November 27, 2018 9:30 AM
Minister Scott is bringing forward legislation so professional firefighters will no longer be penalized by their unions for volunteering in their local fire halls, called "Double Hatters". Ontario’s Fire Chiefs welcome this change to provide greater protection for communities.
November 07, 2018 5:04 PM
Military families move 3x more than the average Canadian which can be a big source of stress. Today Premier Ford announced a plan to help military families and establish a one-stop-shop hotline to provide essential information. Provide your feedback at Ontario.ca/MilitaryFamilies Ontario News Now Doug Ford onpoli Progressive Conservatives PC Caucus Services
October 24, 2018 9:11 AM
Businesses should have confidence in reasonable and predictable regulations. The Making Ontario Open for Business Act We will help create better-paying jobs and make it easier for apprentices to join the workforce.
October 23, 2018 4:33 PM
Today we introduced the Making Ontario Open for Business Act. If passed, it will reduce red tape & regulatory burdens on businesses, while looking out for the health & safety of workers. Our government is getting out of the way of job creators & making Ontario open for business.
September 26, 2018 10:18 AM
Ontario's government is reducing the burden on businesses to help create more jobs. The Workplace Safety & Insurance Board will be lowering premiums charged to employers by about 30 percent, thanks to the elimination of its unfunded liability. #onpoli