Queen's Park News

Walker to Meet with New Health Minister About Future of Markdale Hospital

hosp sgn 225Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker says he will meet with the newly appointed Minister of Health, Eric Hoskins, to discuss the future of the Markdale Hospital.

The offer to meet was made by Minister Hoskins after Walker says “he failed to assure the local MPP of his government’s intended date for the construction of the new hospital in Markdale at Queen’s Park today.”

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Premier Wynne and Cabinet Members Say They Are Committed to Transparency

KathleenWynnePremier Kathleen Wynne and her cabinet team were sworn in to office Tuesday during a ceremony at Queen's Park, and the new Premier says that she and her cabinet are committed to “leading an open and transparent government that is accountable, fiscally responsible and makes life better for people in every part of Ontario.”

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Walker Says Wynne’s New Cabinet Signals Imminent Tax Increases

queensparkThe day after announcing her new cabinet, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and her new majority government are already under fire from opposition MPPs.

The new cabinet announced at Queen’s Park today signals that tax hikes are imminent in Ontario,” says Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker.

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Comfortable Margin of Victory For Walker

walker hudakBruce-Grey-Owen Sound incumbent MPP Bill Walker will return to Queen's Park to represent the riding for another term.

Walker won the riding with 47.58 percent of the vote, with Liberal candidate Ellen Anderson well behind collecting just 27 percent of the vote.

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