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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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September 15, 2017

Natyshak’s bill to expand PTSD coverage for first responders passes critical stage in legislature

Nurses, police service employees and others one step closer to coverage QUEEN’S PARK—Today, NDP Community Safety and Correctional Services critic Taras Natyshak’s bill to expand post-traumatic stre... More
September 14, 2017

Natyshak introduces bill to Expand PTSD coverage through WSIB for first responders

QUEEN’S PARK – Essex MPP Taras Natyshak has introduced a Private Member’s Bill to include first responders who were left out of Bill 163, which provides presumptive PTSD coverage for WSIB benefits ... More
September 11, 2017

Local NDP MPPs Disappointed with Wynne’s Response to Flooding in Windsor & Essex County

QUEEN’S PARK -- With MPPs returning to Queen’s Park today, Windsor and Essex-area NDP MPPs Lisa Gretzky and Taras Natyshak called on Premier Wynne to immediately assist Windsor and Essex County in ... More