Taras Natyshak MPP, Essex

Government of Ontario

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October 18, 2018

Conservative gravy train: Brown blew $300K in two months

 QUEEN’S PARK – Former Conservative Leader Patrick Brown has to explain how he blew through nearly $300,000 in public money in just two months, said NDP MPP Taras Natyshak.  “Conservative party ins... More
October 16, 2018

Ford government walks away from black water problem

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP MPP for Essex Taras Natyshak says the Doug Ford government is not taking any action to help families in Chatham Kent that have been dealing with black water coming from their wel... More
October 15, 2018

Ford silent as alt-right candidate Faith Goldy continues to campaign on his tacit endorsement

QUEEN’S PARK – In light of a photo of Doug Ford and Faith Goldy now being used in promotional materials for Goldy’s campaign for mayor of Toronto, NDP MPP Taras Natyshak issued the following statem... More
September 6, 2018

Official Opposition responds to Ford’s patronage appointment of his family lawyer

ESSEX – Taras Natyshak, NDP MPP for Essex, released the following statement regarding the appointment of Gavin Tighe, long-time Ford’s family lawyer and campaign donor, to chair the Public Accounta... More
August 21, 2018

MPP Natyshak to Premier Ford: Delaying the widening of Highway 3 puts Southwestern Ontario families at risk

ESSEX – NDP MPP Taras Natyshak is calling foul on the Ford government’s move to delay a decision about widening the remaining sections of highway 3 for at least two years. Natyshak says that any fu... More
April 30, 2018

Wynne Liberals quietly ban pile-driving for new wind turbine project while denying it was the problem with local black well water

QUEEN’S PARK – Essex NDP MPP, Taras Natyshak, called on the Wynne Liberals to finally acknowledge that pile-driving poses a risk to local groundwater after learning the government recently banned a... More
April 26, 2018

Wynne Liberals’ move toward privatization in horse-racing sector: MPP NATYSHAK

QUEEN’S PARK – In yet another move toward privatization, the Wynne Liberals are pressuring Ontario’s Horse and Harness Association (OHHA) to sign on to a long-term funding deal with the Ontario Lot... More
April 23, 2018

Liberal government’s draconian legislation strips workers of decades’ old collective bargaining rights: NDP

Queen’s Park – As tens of thousands of LiUNA members rallied at Queen’s Park today, Ontario NDP MPP for Essex, Taras Natyshak, demanded that the Liberal government reverse a draconian and divisive ... More
March 28, 2018

Natyshak: Hydro One wouldn’t pile drive in Chatham-Kent, why did Kathleen Wynne let Samsung do it?

QUEEN’S PARK – Essex NDP MPP Taras Natyshak once again called on the Wynne Liberals to complete a health hazard investigation at contaminated wells on local farms surrounding Samsung’s North Kent O... More