Taras Natyshak MPP, Essex

Government of Ontario

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February 18, 2019

You don’t need to be qualified for a ticket on the Ford gravy train

QUEEN’S PARK —According to the posting for the job, Ford advisor Jenni Byrne doesn’t have the professional qualifications and experience required for the sweet seat on the Ontario Energy Board (OEB... More
February 4, 2019

Statement from Taras Natyshak regarding the Ford government’s actions against whistleblowers

QUEEN’S PARK — Taras Natyshak issued the following statement Monday: "It's disgusting that the Ford government claims to have taken the draconian action of firing someone they claim is a whistleblo... More
December 12, 2018

NDP to Ford government: The OPP isn’t your private used car dealership

QUEEN'S PARK — On Tuesday, Doug Ford confirmed that he, in fact, demanded the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) buy him a custom camper van, from his preferred source, built to his specifications, an... More
November 13, 2018

Ford’s arbitrary cap on overdose prevention sites in wrong: Hatfield

QUEEN’S PARK—In question period on Tuesday, Windsor-Tecumseh NDP MPP Percy Hatfield said that Doug Ford’s cap on the number of overdose prevention sites is wrong, and it prevents communities like W... More
November 7, 2018

Ford brushes off Conservative nomination arrests: NDP

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP MPP Taras Natyshak released the following statement regarding two arrests that have been made in the investigation into the Conservative Party’s nomination scandals. “Doug Ford i... More
November 2, 2018

Ford blows $106,700 on signs

QUEEN’S PARK — Doug Ford has revealed that just a partial cost for his useless highway signs is $106,700 – money NDP International Trade critic Taras Natyshak said won’t actually increase trade. Of... More
October 31, 2018

Doug Ford is making families pay for his shiny slogan signs but won’t tell us how much: NDP

QUEEN’S PARK—For the second day in a row, Doug Ford’s Conservatives refused to reveal just how much Ontarians will pay for Ford’s shiny roads signs at the Canada U.S. border. NDP International Trad... More
October 30, 2018

Ford signs a blank cheque for shiny signs while ducking trade meetings

QUEEN’S PARK – When it comes to trade deals, Doug Ford believes the solution is wasting taxpayer dollars on useless highway signs while skipping out on actual interprovincial trade talks. On Tuesda... More
October 18, 2018

Doug Ford just gave another Conservative insider a sweet gig: NDP

QUEEN’S PARK — Doug Ford has given yet another of his friends a cushy gig, appointing his campaign’s tour director, Ian Todd, to be the trade representative to Washington for a cool $350,000 a year... More