New budget unveils plan to build up Ontario

The new provincial budget follows through on our government’s long-term plan to build Ontario up through infrastructure investment and economic growth. It’s not simply a breakdown of taxes and spending for another year. It’s an important checklist of goals and priorities to get our province moving, and for which our government will be held accountable.

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A clean, prosperous Ontario means tackling climate change

The health of our children and the future of our planet hinge in part on our ability to confront climate change and alter the way we consume energy. That may sound dramatic, but science and weather patterns have shown us there is no time left to delay. Curbing the emission of greenhouse gases that cause climate change is one of the greatest challenges facing politicians and policy makers around the world.

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Tobacco hurts everybody, not just smokers

As we approach the new year, many Ontarians will want to make a change and embrace a more healthy lifestyle. For many that will include quitting cigarette smoking. If you are planning to quit smoking, that’s excellent news. Not only will you feel healthier and happier, but you will have a lot more disposable income that you won’t be spending on cigarettes.

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