Taras Natyshak MPP, Essex

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July 29, 2020

Natyshak: Windsor-Essex left in Stage 2 because of Doug Ford’s actions

ESSEX – NDP MPP Taras Natyshak says Windsor-Essex is being held back because Doug Ford didn’t test for COVID-19, didn’t contact trace, and didn’t provide isolation for agricultural workers who were... More
July 23, 2020

NDP to Ford: Come clean now on Switch contract – and what’s gone wrong

Testing stalled among migrant workers ESSEX — Ontario’s Auditor General has confirmed she’ll be looking into a secret deal the Ford government signed to contract out COVID-19 testing in the Windsor... More
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
June 22, 2020

NDP MPPs demand Ford’s decision to leave Windsor-Essex in Stage 1 be reversed immediately

WINDSOR-ESSEX – NDP MPPs Taras Natyshak (Essex), Lisa Gretzky (Windsor West) and Percy Hatfield (Windsor—Tecumseh) have issued a joint statement in response to Doug Ford’s announcement that Windsor... More
June 19, 2020

Doug Ford doesn’t do the right thing until he gets caught

ESSEX — NDP Ethics and Accountability critic Taras Natyshak released the following statement after Doug Ford backed down from his secret deal to take public holidays away from retail workers: “Doug... More
June 17, 2020

Natyshak: Ford must use the tools available to solve the migrant worker crisis in Windsor-Essex

ESSEX – NDP MPP Taras Natyshak says the buck stops with Doug Ford and the provincial government to take control of the outbreaks on farms that’s already led to the avoidable deaths of migrant worke... More
June 12, 2020

Natyshak: Lack of leadership is putting more lives at risk in Essex

ESSEX – NDP MPP Taras Natyshak (Essex) is urging Doug Ford and his public health team to take action to finally get a grip on the COVID-19 outbreaks among migrant farm workers before more lives are... More