Category: Media Releases

Ontario needs to take carbon tax idea one step further: Brady

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Feb. 29, 2024 SIMCOE – Haldimand-Norfolk MPP Bobbi Ann Brady is encouraged but cautious of provisions in the Get It Done Act that will require a referendum before a provincial carbon tax can be introduced. Brady, who read in copies of a petition she launched on Jan. 12 calling on Ontario to

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MPP Brady stands to honour fellow Delhi resident Rick Boon

For immediate release: Feb 23, 2023 QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Bobbi Ann Brady yesterday stood in the Ontario Legislature to honour the brave and honourable service of Rick Boon. Until his recent retirement, Rick served nearly 32 years with the Legislative Security Service as a Constable, Sergeant, and Inspector/Operations Manager. “Speaker, I rise this morning

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Ontario’s Appeal Court rules Bill 124 unconstitutional

For immediate release: Feb 13, 2023 QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Bobbi Ann Brady is pleased Ontario’s Appeal Court has ruled Bill 124, Protecting a Sustainable Public Sector for Future Generations Act, 2019 to be unconstitutional. The legislation capped public sector wages at one per cent per year for three years. Bill 124 angered labour groups

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Brady calls on province to drop carbon tax from home heating

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 12, 2024 SIMCOE – MPP Bobbi Ann Brady today launched a petition calling on the government to drop carbon tax from natural gas and electricity used for heating. With the federal government dropping the carbon tax from heating oil in November, which is the primary heating source in the Maritimes, several

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Brady fourth time questions minister over Argyle St. Bridge

QUEEN’S PARK—Haldimand-Norfolk MPP Bobbi Ann Brady stood in the Ontario Legislature for the fourth time and asked Minister of Transportation Prabmeet Sarkaria what is still holding up reconstruction of the Argyle Street Bridge. Brady first asked former Minister of Transportation Caroline Mulroney in August 2022.  “There’s nothing the people of Caledonia want more for Christmas

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Brady frustrated government rammed through home care bill

For immediate release: November 29, 2023 QUEEN’S PARK—MPP Bobbi Ann Brady is frustrated and disappointed the Ford government yesterday rammed through Bill 135, The Convenient Care at Home Act, 2023.  Particularly frustrating to Brady was the fact that possible amendments to improve Bill 135 were due less than 24 hours before the final vote on

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Brady praises CAP funding, questions missing RMP boost

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 24, 2023 SIMCOE – Haldimand-Norfolk MPP had kudos for the provincial and federal governments new CAP agriculture funding to expand production capacity and boost energy efficiency in the agriculture and food sector but questioned when the increase in RMP funding was coming. Announced Monday, the Sustainable Canadian Agriculture Partnership (CAP) through

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Brady votes in favour of making life more affordable

For immediate release: November 21, 2023 QUEEN’S PARK—Constituents continually tell MPP Bobbi Ann Brady that life is becoming unaffordable.  The Haldimand-Norfolk MPP will take every opportunity to try to ease the financial pain people are feeling.  This is why she voted yesterday in support of Motion 70, which called for the Government of Canada to

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Brady implores minister to increase RMP by $100 million

For immediate release: November 15, 2023 QUEEN’S PARK—MPP Bobbi Ann Brady today implored Minister of Agriculture Lisa Thompson to truly listen and understand the needs of Ontario farmers. Needs that include the Beef Farmers of Ontario’s (BFO) request for a $100 million bump up to the Ontario Risk Management Program (RMP). “(Minister Thompson in the

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Brady calls for large animal vet program to include H-N

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Nov. 9, 2023 SIMCOE – Haldimand-Norfolk MPP Bobbi Ann Brady is echoing the voices of local livestock groups in calling for the area to be part of the government’s recently announced Veterinary Incentive Program. First announced in this spring’s budget, details of the Veterinary Incentive Program were released in late October when

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