Catherine Fife MPP, Waterloo

Government of Ontario

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December 19, 2023

Conservatives underspending on social assistance while most vulnerable struggle: NDP

WATERLOO — Official Opposition NDP Finance critic Catherine Fife issued the following response to the Financial Accountability Office (FAO)’s report on the Ford government’s spending in 2023-4: “Pe... More
December 18, 2023

Ford Conservatives bury AODA report that calls for a ‘crisis’ response to Ontario accessibility

QUEEN’S PARK – NDP MPPs are calling for urgent action after the Conservatives tried to bury the AODA’s fourth review, that rang alarm bells about accessibility in Ontario being in a ‘crisis’ state.... More
December 14, 2023

Conservatives’ “housing plan” only made the crisis worse

TORONTO - The Official Opposition NDP critics for Housing, Jessica Bell (University—Rosedale), and Economic Development, Job Creation & Trade, Terence Kernaghan (London North Centre), responded... More
December 13, 2023

Conservatives leaving organizations in a “hamster wheel” chasing grants, donations for essential public services: Day two of pre-budget hearings

MARKHAM – Official Opposition NDP members of the provincial Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs are in Markham for pre-budget consultations to hear from community organizations who r... More
December 11, 2023

New processes for school builds, repairs fail to address biggest hurdles

OTTAWA - Chandra Pasma (Ottawa West—Nepean), Official Opposition NDP critic for Education, responded to the Conservatives’ announcement on new school building processes:  "While the government hasn... More
November 16, 2023

Ford government must address financial fragility of post-secondary institutions

QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Peggy Sattler, Official Opposition NDP critic for Colleges and Universities, called on the Minister of Colleges and Universities Jill Dunlop to take the findings of the province’... More