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Taras Natyshak

MPP, Essex

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Taras Natyshak was elected as the Member of Provincial Parliament for Essex in 2011 and is the former Director of Training for the Labourers’ International Union of North America.

Born and raised in Essex County, Taras has made extensive contributions to the region as a volunteer, health care advocate, and labour activist.


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July 3, 2020

Open Letter to Premier Ford: Small Businesses in Kingsville/Leamington

Dear Premier Ford, As you are aware, Kingsville and Leamington small businesses remain closed in Phase 1 while all other businesses are open across the Windsor-Essex Region. Small businesses includ... More
July 3, 2020

Ford has no plan to help migrant workers infected by COVID-19

ESSEX — The NDP Official Opposition says Premier Ford’s response to COVID-19 is all over the map and shows his government has no plan to help migrant workers: June 24: Doug Ford says migrant worke... More
July 2, 2020

Ford must reverse decision on forcing migrant workers with COVID-19 to work and produce real plan to protect workers and public health

ESSEX — The NDP says Doug Ford’s strategy for protecting migrant workers in the COVID-19 pandemic is now in shambles. MPP Taras Natyshak (Essex) is calling on Ford to formally reverse the decision ... More